What is Ajovy Injection
Ajovy injection is an injectable medicine used to prevent migraine headaches in adults. Ajovy works by blocking the activity of calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP).
Ajovy injection Warnings
Follow all directions on your medicine label and package. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use.
Before taking Ajovy injection
How To use Ajovy Injection
Ajovy Injection side effects
What other drugs will affect Ajovy Injection
Other drugs may interact with fremanezumab, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell your doctor about all your current medicines and any medicine you start or stop using.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF AJOVY INJECTION
Before you use Ajovy Injection, tell your healthcare provider if you:
- are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if AJOVY will harm
your unborn baby.
- Pregnancy Registry: There is a registry for women who become
pregnant during treatment with Ajovy. The purpose of this registry is
to collect information about the safety of Ajovy injection during pregnancy.
- Contact the registry as soon as you learn that you are pregnant, or ask
your doctor to contact the registry for you. You or your doctor can get
information and enroll you in the registry by calling +15038375914 or
• are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if Ajovy passes into
- your breast milk. Talk to your healthcare provider about the best way to feed
your baby while using Ajovy.
- Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take,
including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and
- Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of your medicines with you to show
your healthcare provider and pharmacist when you get a new medicine.
How should I use Ajovy?
- See the detailed “Instructions for Use” for information on how to prepare
and inject a dose of Ajovy.
- Use Ajovy exactly as your healthcare provider tells you to use it.
- Ajovy is given by injection under your skin (subcutaneously).
- Your healthcare provider should show you or your caregiver how to
prepare and inject your dose of Ajovy before you or your caregiver give
your Ajovy for the first time.
- Your healthcare provider will tell you how much Ajovy injection to use and when
to use it.
- Your healthcare provider will tell you if you should use Ajovy
225 mg one time every month or Ajovy injection 675mg one time every
- If your prescribed dose is Ajovy injection 675mg every 3 months, you
must use 3 separate autoinjectors or 3 separate syringes. You
will give 3 separate injections one time every 3 months.
- If you are giving 3 injections of Ajovy for your prescribed dose, you may
use the same injection area for all 3 injections, but not the same spot.
- Do not inject Ajovy injection in the same injection site that you inject other
- If you are switching from using Ajovy injection one time every month to one time
every 3 months or if you are switching from using Ajovy injection one time every
3 months to one time every month, give the first dose of Ajovy on the day
it was due to be given on your old schedule.
- If you miss a dose of Ajovy, take it as soon as possible. If you need to
take the dose late, you will need to change your schedule: if you take
225 mg of Ajovy, inject your next dose 1 month after the late dose. If you take
675 mg of Ajovy, inject your next dose 3 months after the late dose. If you
have questions about your schedule, ask your healthcare provider.