What is Erenumab?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Aimovig

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Erenumab is a preventative treatment for adults with migraines.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 1
Moderate 2
Mild 6
None 6

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Erenumab

Side effect Patients Percentage
Constipation 2
Chronic fatigue 1
Dizziness 1
Fatigue 1
Functional constipation 1
Injection site pain 1

Show all 9 reported side effects

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Erenumab

Dosage Patients Percentage
140 mg monthly 6
70 mg monthly 5
9800 mg monthly 1

Duration

Currently taking Erenumab

Duration Patients Percentage
6 months - 1 year 10
1 - 2 years 3

Stopped taking Erenumab

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 13
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 3
Not at all hard to take 10
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 2
$100-199 0
$50-99 2
$25-49 1
< $25 8
Not specified 2

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Erenumab after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Botulinum Toxin Type A (Botox) 3
Gabapentin (Neurontin) 1
Sumatriptan (Imitrex) 1
Topiramate (Topamax) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Erenumab.