Migraine and headache:
Indications for VYEPTI:
Prophylaxis of migraine.
Give by IV infusion over 30mins. 100mg every 3 months; some patients may benefit from 300mg every 3 months.
Consider discontinuing if a hypersensitivity reaction occurs and treat appropriately. Elderly. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) receptor antagonist.
Nasopharyngitis, hypersensitivity reactions.
Half-life: ~27 days.