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Are Nurtec ODT and Emgality the Same Thing?
Emgality is indicated for the preventive treatment of migraine.
Nurtec ODT may interact with strong and moderate CYP3A4 inhibitors, strong and moderate CYP3A inducers, and inhibitors of P-gp or BCRP.
Emgality may interact with other drugs.
What Are Possible Side Effects of Nurtec ODT?
Common side effects of Nurtec ODT include:
- nausea and
- hypersensitivity (including shortness of breath and severe rash)
What Is Nurtec ODT?
Nurtec ODT (rimegepant) is a calcitonin gene-related peptide receptor antagonist used for acute treatment of migraine with or without aura in adults.
What Is Emgality?
Emgality (galcanezumab-gnlm) is a calcitonin-gene related peptide antagonist indicated for the preventive treatment of migraine in adults.
What Drugs Interact With Nurtec ODT?
Nurtec ODT may interact with other medicines such as:
- strong CYP3A4 inhibitors,
- moderate CYP3A4 inhibitors,
- strong and moderate CYP3A inducers, and
- inhibitors of P-gp or BCRP.
Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use.
How Should Nurtec ODT be Taken?
The recommended dose of Nurtec ODT is 75 mg taken orally, as needed.
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