How to write an Emgality prescription for migraine

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aLoading Dose Kits (samples) are intended to establish safety and efficacy for a patient in the office.
SC=subcutaneous.

Discover how eligible patients can get Emgality for as little as $0 for up to 12 monthsb


bTerms and Conditions: Offer good for up to 12 months until 12/31/2020 if healthcare provider submits a prior authorization form or coverage exception request, when required, to the patient’s insurance provider. $0 monthly offer for commercially insured with insurance provider coverage, subject to wholesale acquisition cost plus usual and customary pharmacy charges and a separate $4900 maximum annual cap. $0 monthly offer for commercially insured without insurance provider coverage, subject to monthly and separate annual cap of wholesale acquisition cost plus usual and customary pharmacy charges. Patient is responsible for any applicable taxes, fees, or amounts exceeding monthly or annual caps. This offer is invalid for patients without commercial drug insurance or those whose prescription claims are eligible to be reimbursed, in whole or in part, by Medicare Part D, Medicaid, TRICARE, or any other state or federal program. Offer void where prohibited by law and subject to change or discontinue without notice. Card activation is required. Subject to additional terms and conditions, which can be found here.


References: 1.Emgality [Prescribing Information]. Indianapolis, IN: Lilly USA, LLC. 2. Data on File. Lilly USA, LLC. DOF-GZ-US-0060. 3. Emgality [Instructions for Use]. Indianapolis, IN: Lilly USA, LLC 4. Data on File. Lilly USA, LLC. DOF-GZ-US-0013. 5. Data on File. Lilly USA, LLC. DOF-GZ-US-0020.

Indications and Important Safety Information
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 anaphylaxis, angioedema, dyspnea, urticaria, and rash, have been reported with Emgality. 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.


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