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.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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.
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.
Rizatrip 5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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.
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.
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