Rizatrip 5mg Tablet

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Geno Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Rizatrip 5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Acute attack of migraine
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Medicine Overview of Rizatrip Tablet

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Uses of Rizatrip Tablet

Rizatrip 5mg Tablet is used in acute attack of migraine.
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Side effects of Rizatrip Tablet

Common

Neck pain, Sleepiness, Dry mouth, Dizziness, Sensation of heaviness, Nausea, Weakness, Jaw pain, Throat pain, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Warm sensation.

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How to use Rizatrip 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. Rizatrip 5mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Rizatrip Tablet works

Migraine headaches are thought to result from the dilatation of blood vessels in the head. Rizatrip 5mg tablet works by constricting (narrowing) these blood vessels, thereby relieving the migraine headaches.

In Depth Information on Rizatrip Tablet

Expert advice for Rizatrip Tablet

  • To relieve migraine as soon as possible, take Rizatrip as soon as the headache begins. 
  • Lying down in a quiet and dark room for a while after you use Rizatrip may help to relieve the migraine. 
  • Take Rizatrip only as prescribed by the doctor. Using too much Rizatrip may increase the chances of side effects. 
  • Notify your doctor if your migraine headaches are occurring more often, than before you started using Rizatrip.
  • Notify your doctor if you have used Rizatrip for at least three consecutive months.
  • Avoid driving after taking as it may cause drowsiness and dizziness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Rizatrip, it can cause new and worse headaches.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Rizatrip 5mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Rizatrip 5mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

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.
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Lactation
Rizatrip 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Rizatrip 5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Rizatrip 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Rizatrip 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Rizatrip 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Rizatrip 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rizatrip 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Azibey 200mg Suspension, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Azita 500mg Tablet
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Rizatrip 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
Rizatrip 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.

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