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Maxalt 5/10Mg Tablets | Generic Rizatriptan

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Maxalt (rizatriptan) is a medicine used to treat migraine headache. It consists of active moiety rizatriptan that helps in the reduction of substances in the body which are responsible to trigger headache pain, nausea, sensitivity to light and sound and other symptoms of migraine. It narrows the blood vessels that surround brain.

The active moiety of the medication Rizatriptan binds to the 5-HT receptors with high affinity. These receptors are located on intracranial blood vessels and sensory nerves of the trigeminal system. By binding to these receptors, maxalt gives its therapeutic effects.

MAXALT is contraindicated in number of situations like-  

  • In case of the patients suffering with ischemic coronary artery disease like angina pectoris, Coronary artery vasospasm, transient ischemic attack, Peripheral vascular disease, Ischemic bowel disease
  • In Patient with Uncontrolled hypertension, because it may increase blood pressure.
  • In patients having hemiplegic or basilar migraine disease.
  • Simultaneous intake of MAO inhibitors with rizatriptan is contraindicated.

The medication shows drug interaction with these medications like propranolol, Ergot-Containing Drugs, 5-HT1 Agonists, Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors and SSRIs.

Store properly the tablets of MAXALT at room temperature that is 15-30°C (59-86T), away from light and moisture. These medications should always be kept away from children and pets. The product should be properly discarded after it has expired.

How to take maxalt?

General doses of maxalt are 5mg or 10mg. The extra dose of the medication should not be taken and the medication should not be taken more frequently and also not for long duration of time. The choice of correct dose depends on the individual basis. The tablet of the medication should be swallowed as a whole with a glass of water with crushing, breaking or chewing. More than two doses should not be taken in the duration of 24 hours.

To use the orally disintegrating tablet, first wash and dry your hands properly and place the tablet on tongue to let it dissolve. There is not any requirement take water to swallow the dissolved tablet in the mouth.

Overdosing of this medication should not be done. In patient has overdosed the medication, to alleviate the adverse symptoms, visit to the nearby doctor soon.

Some mild side effects are-

Allergic reactions like hives, improper breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue and throat.

When serious side effects like feeling of pain, tightness in jaws, neck, or throat, pain in chest, bleed heavily, nausea, sweating or feeling of illness, sudden numbness or weakness and sudden severe headache appears, immediately stop intake of medication.

Some precautionary measures while using maxalt are-

  • Before started using rizatriptan or maxalt, clearly mention to the doctor if a person is allergic to the medication.
  • The medical history of the patient especially blood circulation problems in legs, arms, hands or stomach, headache problems like migraine, heart problems like pain in chest or irregular heartbeat, liver disease, seizures etc. should be told to the doctor before started use of the medication.
  • Do not use maxalt within 24 hours after taking treatment with 5-HT1 agonist.