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Experience once-monthly dosing with Emgality*

*Emgality is for adults only. 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.

Emgality has been proven to reduce the average number of monthly migraine days, and for some patients it has been shown to:

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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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3 basic steps to inject with the Emgality Pen

Before you inject for the first time, your healthcare provider should show you how to prepare and inject Emgality.

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 not the complete instructions for using the Pen. Please see Instructions for Use that comes with your device or visit the following links: Pen or Syringe

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.

Purpose & Safety Summary
PURPOSE and SAFETY SUMMARY

Important Facts About Emgality® (em-GAL-it-ē) injection. Also known as galcanezumab-gnlm.
Emgality is a prescription medicine used for the preventive treatment of migraine in adults. The medicine comes in a prefilled pen or syringe and is taken once a month.

Warnings
Do not use Emgality if you are allergic to galcanezumab-gnlm or any of the ingredients in Emgality.
Emgality may cause 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, or trouble breathing.
Common side effects
The most common side effects of Emgality are injection site reactions.
These are not all the possible side effects of Emgality. Tell your doctor if you have any side effects.
You can report side effects at 1-800-FDA-1088 or www.fda.gov/medwatch.
Before using
Before you use Emgality, discuss these questions with your doctor:
❑ Do you have other medical conditions?
❑ Do you take other medicines? Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you take.
Tell your doctor if:
❑ You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
❑ You are under age 18. It is not known if Emgality is safe and effective in children.
How to take
  • Read the Instructions for Use that come with Emgality. There you will find information about how to store, prepare, and inject Emgality.
  • Use Emgality exactly as your doctor says.
  • If you miss a dose, inject it as soon as possible. Then continue to take it once a month from the date of your last dose.
Learn more
For more information, call 1-833-EMGALITY (1-833-364-2548) Monday - Friday, 9AM - 8PM EST.
This summary provides basic information about Emgality, but it does not include all information known about this medicine. Read the information that comes with your prescription every time you have a prescription filled. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist about this information. Your doctor is the best person to help you decide if Emgality is right for you.
Emgality® is a registered trademark owned or licensed by Eli Lilly and Company, its subsidiaries, or affiliates. ©Lilly USA, LLC 2018. All rights reserved.
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Please see Full Prescribing Information, including Patient Information for Emgality. See Instructions for Use included with the pen and prefilled syringe.