Experience once-monthly dosing with Emgality*

*Your first dose will be a loading dose of 240 mg, or 2 injections of 120 mg each, which may be administered in your doctor’s office, or on your own. After that, you can inject 1 dose, or injection, on your own each month.

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Emgality comes in an easy-to-use, self-injectable pen that can be used in the comfort of your home

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agreed that the Emgality Pen was easy to use.

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were confident in their ability to use the Emgality Pen.

Abbreviated steps for injecting the Emgality Pen

Leave the pen at room temperature for 30 minutes before injecting. Wash your hands, select an injection site, clean it with an alcohol wipe, and let it dry before you inject. Inspect the pen and the medicine. Make sure the pen is locked and the base cap is on until you inject.

1. Uncap the pen

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Twist off base cap and throw it away. Do not put the base cap back on, as this could damage the needle. Do not touch the needle.

2. Place and unlock

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Place the clear base flat and firmly at the injection site and unlock the pen.

3. Press, hold, and listen

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Press and hold the teal button. Listen for a loud click. Keep holding the pen against your skin. After about 10 seconds, you will hear a second click. That means the full dose has been delivered.


IMPORTANT: These are abbreviated instructions for using the pen. When injecting Emgality, please refer to the Instructions for Use that come with your pen or with the prefilled syringe.

Do not inject Emgality until your healthcare provider has shown you how to prepare and inject.

Prefilled syringes are also available. Talk to your doctor about which type of device is right for you.

The most common side effects of Emgality were injection site reactions such as pain, redness, and itching.

Watch this video to learn how to inject Emgality

When taking Emgality, please remember:

  • Before you inject for the first time, your healthcare provider should show you how to prepare and inject Emgality
  • Leave the pen (with the cap on) at room temperature for 30 minutes before injecting
  • Do not microwave the pen, run it under hot water, shake it, freeze it, or leave it in direct sunlight
  • You can inject in your abdomen (at least 2 inches away from belly button) or front of thighs (at least 2 inches above the knee and 2 inches below the groin). Another person can inject in the back of your arm or buttocks.
  • Rotate the injection site
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After using your Emgality Pen, dispose of it safely in a sharps container. Do not throw the Emgality Pen in the trash. If you do not have a puncture-resistant container with a secure lid, order a free one here.

If you have additional questions, call your doctor or call the Emgality Answers Center at 1-833-EMGALITY (1-833-364-2548), Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 8 PM ET. Our healthcare professionals are ready to walk you through the injection process and answer any questions you may have as you get started on Emgality.

Indications and Important Safety Information
Indication

Emgality is indicated for the preventive treatment of migraine in adults.

Important Safety Information about Emgality (galcanezumab-gnlm)

Do not use Emgality if you are allergic to galcanezumab-gnlm or any of the ingredients in Emgality.


Emgality may cause serious side effects, including: allergic reactions, such as itching, rash, hives, and trouble breathing. Allergic reactions can happen days after using Emgality. Call your healthcare provider or get emergency medical help right away if you have any of the following symptoms, which may be part of an allergic reaction:

  • swelling of your face, mouth, tongue, or throat
  • trouble breathing

Before you use Emgality, tell your healthcare provider if you are:

  • pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if Emgality will harm your unborn baby
  • breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if Emgality passes into breast milk
  • taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, or herbal supplements

The most common side effects of Emgality include: Injection site reactions


Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you or does not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of Emgality. For more information, ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist.


You can report side effects to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) at www.fda.gov/medwatch or by calling 1-800-FDA-1088.


Emgality is available by prescription only.


Please see Prescribing Information, including Patient Information, for Emgality. See Instructions for Use included with the pen and prefilled syringe.


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