The Newest Drug That Can Prevent Migraines…But It’s Expensive

(Amgen Inc. via AP)

After being approved by the FDA this past week, the new drug Aimovig made market history be being the first preventative drug for migraines. The difficult thing to swallow will be the price tag at roughly $500 per month (depending on insurance). Steve Grzanich (Host of The Opening Bell) discussed the healthcare innovation with Dr. Timothy Smith (VP at The National Headache Foundation) to learn about the debilitating impact migraines can have on people and how long this has taken to reach this innovation.