Medicine Overview of Ritza Tablet
Uses of Ritza Tablet
Ritza 5mg Tablet is used in acute attack of migraine.
Side effects of Ritza Tablet
Neck pain, Sleepiness, Dry mouth, Dizziness, Sensation of heaviness, Nausea, Weakness, Jaw pain, Throat pain, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Warm sensation.
How to use Ritza Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Ritza 5mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
How Ritza Tablet works
Migraine headaches are thought to result from the dilatation of blood vessels in the head. Ritza 5mg tablet works by constricting (narrowing) these blood vessels, thereby relieving the migraine headaches.
In Depth Information on Ritza Tablet
Expert advice for Ritza Tablet
- To relieve migraine as soon as possible, take Ritza as soon as the headache begins.
- Lying down in a quiet and dark room for a while after you use Ritza may help to relieve the migraine.
- Take Ritza only as prescribed by the doctor. Using too much Ritza may increase the chances of side effects.
- Notify your doctor if your migraine headaches are occurring more often, than before you started using Ritza.
- Notify your doctor if you have used Ritza for at least three consecutive months.
- Avoid driving after taking as it may cause drowsiness and dizziness.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Ritza, it can cause new and worse headaches.
Special precautions for Ritza 5mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ritza 5mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Ritza 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Ritza 5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Ritza 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ritza 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Ritza 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Ritza 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Ritza 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wit+more
h liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ritza 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Azivent 500mg Tablet, Zathrin Redimix Suspension, Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION
Frequently asked questions for Ritza 5mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Rizatriptan
Q. Is rizatriptan a narcotic/ blood thinner/ benzo/ pain killer/ controlled substance/ NSAID/ does it contain aspirin/ caffeine/ acetaminophen?
Rizatriptan belongs to the class of drugs called selective serotonin 5-HT1B/1D receptor agonists used for the treatment of acute migraine headaches. It is not a narcotic/ blood thinner/ benzo/ pain killer/ controlled substance/ NSAID. It does not contain aspirin/ caffeine/ acetaminophen
Q. Is Ritza safe/does Ritza get you high/ make you drowsy/ sleepy/ thin your blood/ cause rebound headaches?
Ritza is safe if used as per the prescribing information. It does not make you high/cause rebound headaches or thin your blood. It can make you drowsy/sleepy.
User Submitted Feedback For Ritza 5mg Tablet
What were the side-effects while using this medicine?
Sensation of heaviness
How do you take this medicine?
With or without food
How much was the improvement?
Please rate this medicine on price?
What are you using this medicine for?
Acute attack of migraine
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