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Aimovig and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Aimovig (erenumab).


High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility

erenumab - hypertension

Hypertension and worsening of preexisting hypertension have been reported in the postmarketing period with erenumab; some patients required pharmacologic treatment and some required hospitalization to control blood pressure. Many patients had preexisting hypertension or risk factors for hypertension. Monitor patients for new onset or worsening hypertension and consider discontinuing therapy if no other cause for hypertension is identified.


  1. "Product Information. Aimovig (erenumab)." Amgen USA (2018):

Aimovig drug interactions

There are 2 drug interactions with Aimovig (erenumab).

Aimovig disease interactions

There are 2 disease interactions with Aimovig (erenumab) which include:

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Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No interaction information available.

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