• FDA Approves Drug Migraine Shot: What You Need to Know

    3 days ago - By Fortune

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug that could make your migraines a bit easier to handle.
    The medication, called Aimovig, is used to treat migraines in adults by reducing the amount of time the migraine symptoms last. In a statement, the FDA said three clinical trials were performed on Aimovig's effectiveness. The first found it reduced migraine symptoms by one to two days compared to the placebo. The second found one fewer migraine day, and the third reported 2.5 fewer migraine days.
    Migraines affect 10% of the world's population, though they're three times more...
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  • New Type Of Drug To Prevent Migraines Heads To Market

    New Type Of Drug To Prevent Migraines Heads To Market

    3 days ago - By NPR

    An antibody-based drug reduces the frequency of migraine headaches, according to data reviewed by the Food and Drug Administration. The agency approved Aimovig, priced at about $6,900 a year.
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