Migraine Medical Terms Glossary

CGRP MAbs

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Calcitonin gene-related peptide monoclonal antibodies (CGRP MAbs) are a new class of migraine preventive medications that block either the CGRP receptor or the free-floating peptide. There is one FDA-approved CGRP MAb, Aimovig (erenumab-aooe) and three more either in trials or awaiting FDA approval: fremanezumab, galcanezumab, and eptinezumab.

Synonyms:
Calcitonin gene-related peptide monoclonal antibodies
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