If you have not yet heard of Aimovig, it’s a new preventative migraine treatment option for adults. After having many conversations about the medication with my neurologist, I’ve learned that it is a CGRP inhibitor. From what I understand, the release of CGRP in the brain causes inflammation and this medication inhibits that inflammation and therefore may inhibit migraine. 

Given that this medication is unique and new to the market, I wanted to share my Aimovig experience—from a migraine patient’s perspective— so far