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Health Canada approves Qulipta for the prevention of episodic migraine

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Published:19th Jan 2023

AbbVie announced at Health Canada has approved Qulipta (atogepant) for the prevention of episodic migraine (< 15 migraine days per month) in adults

Qulipta, the first and only oral calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) receptor antagonist (gepant) preventive treatment, marks the latest innovation in AbbVie's migraine portfolio to support Canadians impacted by migraine.

The approval is supported by data from a robust clinical program evaluating the efficacy, safety and tolerability of Qulipta in nearly 2,000 patients who experienced 4 to 14 migraine days per month. Qulipta demonstrated statistically significant, clinically meaningful, rapid and continuous reductions in mean monthly migraine days among adults with episodic migraine compared to placebo across the 12-week treatment period with significant reductions seen in weeks.

Condition: Migraine/Headache
Type: drug

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