What is galcanezumab-gnlm?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Emgality


Galcanezumab is a medication that can be used for the prevention of migraine.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 1
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with galcanezumab-gnlm

Side effect Patients Percentage
Short term memory problems 1
Swelling in lower extremities 1


Based on patients currently taking galcanezumab-gnlm

Dosage Patients Percentage
120 mg monthly 5
125 mg monthly 1

Why patients stopped taking galcanezumab-gnlm

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 1
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking galcanezumab-gnlm


Currently taking galcanezumab-gnlm

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

Stopped taking galcanezumab-gnlm

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 0

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking galcanezumab-gnlm after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Amitriptyline (Elavil) 1
Erenumab (Aimovig) 1

Patients stopped taking galcanezumab-gnlm and switched to:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Acetaminophen-butalbital-caffeine-codeine (Fioricet with Codeine) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for galcanezumab-gnlm.