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DRoddington replied to the topic Have you experienced side effects from Aimovig? in the forum CGRPs (calcitonin-gene-related peptide) 5 minutes ago

7 weeks since first 140mg dose, 3 weeks since second 140mg dose. It hasn’t been of much help with headaches but it has produced constipation and severe lower back pain. Also, and most concerning, I’ve had a strange onset of Raynauds phenomenon that began a few days after the first dose. Extreme coldness, numbness, and loss of color in my hands…

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Joanna Bodner answered a question 7 hours, 41 minutes ago

This is interesting and thanks for your question. I personally do not know of any information related to migraine and plastic containers, but hopefully others might be along to share some insight. I have heard it is not good to microwave them especially once they start to break down & get that rough texture, but honestly do not have any resources…

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Neisee commented on the post, Unsolicited Advice 13 hours, 56 minutes ago

EVERYDAY I’m asked, “Have you taken your meds?” Being a chronic migraineur, taking my medication is not something I normally forgot, at least not for long. I try to just calmly answer yes and go on with the conversation. There are times though, I want to come back with, “No, why would someone with my problem take her medicine? I enjoy being in…

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Diana5 replied to the topic Have you experienced side effects from Aimovig? in the forum CGRPs (calcitonin-gene-related peptide) 14 hours, 23 minutes ago

I am curious what kinds of visual disturbance others are experiencing. I am not convinced that my recent problems are related to Aimovig, but the optometrist now wants me to see a retinal specialist, and the neurologist wants me to stop Aimovig. It feels like a terrible choice, because life is so much better without migraines!!!

I have been…