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Rizatrip Odt 5mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Geno Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Rizatriptan
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Rizatrip Odt 5mg Tablet is administered to patients suffering from severe migraine headaches. The drug acts upon the diluted blood vessels and narrows them in order to relieve severe migraine headache.

The side effects of this medicine include dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, extreme fatigue, problem in coordination, confused state of mind, blurry vision, muscular spasms, joint pains, pain in the abdomen, tremors, excessive sweating, difficulty in breathing, changes in the heart rate, hyperventilation, hallucinations, fever, flu-like symptoms, extreme agitation or depression, fluctuations in blood pressure. Adverse side effects may include symptoms similar to stroke such as weakness on one-side of the body, speech problems and loss of movement in the hands of legs.

You must consult the doctor before starting a treatment course of Rizatrip Odt 5mg Tablet especially if you have a medical history of diabetes, heart problems, high blood pressure or high cholesterol. The drug may not be recommended to pregnant or lactating mothers, men who are aged above 40 years, women who have reached menopause or a patient undergoing kidney dialysis. You must make your doctor aware of any other herbal dietary supplement or prescription drugs that you may be taking, or if you are allergic to any ingredient in the drug as they may be potentially fatal.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Neurologist before using this medicine.
  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Ritza 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.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Rizatrip Odt 5mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

This medicine is used in the treatment of migraine. It treats migraine by prompting 5-HT1D receptors, direct preventing the excitability of trigeminal nuclei cell, and, by working as a 5-HT1B receptor agonist.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine

    Zathrin Redimix Suspension

    Pratham 200Mg/5Ml Rediuse Suspension

    Azibig 200Mg Suspension

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