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Emgality ® ▼ (galcanezumab)
Emgality®▼ (galcanezumab): contraindication
Galcanezumab is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients.
The excipients of galcanezumab include the following:
L-histidine hydrochloride monohydrate
Sodium chloride Water for injections1
Special warning related to hypersensitivity reactions
Serious hypersensitivity reactions including cases of anaphylaxis, angioedema and urticaria have been reported. If a serious hypersensitivity reaction occurs, administration of galcanezumab should be discontinued immediately and appropriate therapy initiated.1
1. Emgality [summary of product characteristics]. Eli Lilly Nederland B.V., The Netherlands.
▼ This medicinal product is subject to additional monitoring. This will allow quick identification of new safety information. Healthcare professionals are asked to report any suspected adverse reactions.
Date of Last Review: October 06, 2020