About cluster headache

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    References: 1. Leone M, Giustiniani A, Cecchini AP. Cluster headache: present and future therapy. Neurol Sci. 2017;38(suppl 1):S45-S50. 2. Headache Classification Committee of the International Headache Society (IHS). The International Classification of Headache Disorders, 3rd edition. Cephalalgia. 2018;38(1):1-211. 3. Hoffman J, May A. Diagnosis, pathophysiology, and management of cluster headache. Lancet Neurol. 2018;17:75-83. 4. Emgality [Prescribing Information]. Indianapolis, IN: Lilly USA, LLC. 5. Lund N, Barloese M, Petersen A, et al. Chronobiology differs between men and women with cluster headache, clinical phenotype does not. Neurology. 2017;88:1069-1076. 6. Vollesen ALH, Snoer A, Beske RP, et al. Effect of infusion of calcitonin gene-related peptide on cluster headache attacks: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Neurol. 2018;75(10):1187-1197. 7. Goadsby PJ, Edvinsson L. Human in vivo evidence for trigeminovascular activation in cluster headache: neuropeptide changes and effects of acute attacks therapies. Brain. 1994;117:427-434.

    INDICATIONS

    Emgality is a calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) antagonist indicated in adults for the:

    • Preventive treatment of migraine
    • Treatment of episodic cluster headache

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

    CONTRAINDICATIONS
    Emgality is contraindicated in patients with serious hypersensitivity to galcanezumab-gnlm or to any of the excipients.

    WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS
    Hypersensitivity Reactions
    Hypersensitivity reactions, including dyspnea, urticaria, and rash, have occurred with Emgality in clinical studies and the postmarketing setting. Cases of anaphylaxis and angioedema have also been reported in the postmarketing setting. If a serious or severe hypersensitivity reaction occurs, discontinue administration of Emgality and initiate appropriate therapy. Hypersensitivity reactions can occur days after administration and may be prolonged.

    ADVERSE REACTIONS
    The most common adverse reactions (incidence ≥2% and at least 2% greater than placebo) in Emgality clinical studies were injection site reactions.

    Please see Full Prescribing Information, including Patient Information, for Emgality. See Instructions for Use included with the device.

    GZ HCP ISI 10DEC2019