Rizatriptan

Category: Migraine / Tension Headache



Rizatriptan Overview

Rizatriptan (trade name Maxalt) is a 5-HT1 receptor agonist of the triptan class of drugs developed by Merck & Co. for the treatment of migraine headaches.[1] It is available in strengths of 5 and 10 mg as tablets and orally disintegrating tablets (Maxalt-MLT). Maxalt obtained approval by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on June 29, 1998. It is a second-generation triptan. Rizatriptan is available only by prescription in Australia, Finland, the United S...

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Rizact (generic form of Rizatriptan)

Rizact is a generic form of Rizatriptan (trade name Maxalt), a 5-HT1 receptor agonist of the triptan class of drugs developed by Merck & Co. for the treatment of migraine headaches. It is available in strengths of 5 and 10 mg as tablets. Rizact is made by Cipla in India and is usually available over the counter.

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Mazalt-MLT

rizatriptan benzoate ## Maxalt contains the active ingredient Rizatriptan, it is most commonly used to treat migraines. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea and sweating. Learn more Maxalt details here. Are there any comments or questions?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Rizatriptan
  • Tablet: 10mg, 5mg
  • Tablet, Orally Disintegrated: 10mg, 5mg
  • Tablet, Orally Disintegrating: 10mg, 5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Rizatriptan: (38 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-7471 Rizatriptan 5 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 7.265 mg) Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7472 Rizatriptan 10 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 14.53 mg) Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0378-1403 Rizatriptan 5 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 7.265 mg) Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-1404 Rizatriptan 10 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 14.53 mg) Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-3701 Rizatriptan 5 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 7.265 mg) Disintegrating Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-3702 Rizatriptan 10 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 14.53 mg) Disintegrating Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0781-5425 Rizatriptan 5 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 7.265 mg) Disintegrating Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-5426 Rizatriptan 10 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 14.53 mg) Disintegrating Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-5485 Rizatriptan 5 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 7.265 mg) Oral Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-5486 Rizatriptan 10 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 14.53 mg) Oral Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 33342-087 Rizatriptan 5 mg/1 Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Macleods Pharmaceuticals Limited
  • 33342-088 Rizatriptan 10 mg/1 Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Macleods Pharmaceuticals Limited
  • 47335-231 Rizatriptan 5 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 7.265 mg) Oral Tablet by Sun Pharma Global Fze
  • 47335-232 Rizatriptan 10 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 14.53 mg) Oral Tablet by Sun Pharma Global Fze
  • 49884-578 Rizatriptan 5 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 7.265 mg) Oral Tablet by Par Pharmaceutical Inc.
  • 49884-579 Rizatriptan 10 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 14.53 mg) Oral Tablet by Par Pharmaceutical Inc.
  • 49884-580 Rizatriptan 5 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 7.265 mg) Disintegrating Tablet by Par Pharmaceutical Inc.
  • 49884-581 Rizatriptan 10 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 14.53 mg) Disintegrating Tablet by Par Pharmaceutical Inc.
  • 51991-354 Rizatriptan 5 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 7.265 mg) Oral Tablet by Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 51991-355 Rizatriptan 10 mg (As Rizatriptan Benzoate 14.53 mg) Oral Tablet by Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc.
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Other drugs which contain Rizatriptan or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

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