Maxalt

and/or alternativesChemical Ingredient: Rizatriptan Benzoate
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5mg Tablets

Maxalt 5mg

Rizatriptan Benzoate 5mg

Rizatriptan Benzoate 5mg

Generic Alternative to Maxalt 5mg

Maxalt 5mg

Maxalt 5mg

Rizatriptan Benzoate 5mg

  • Manufactured by Merck Sharp & Dohme Ltd
  • Product of United Kingdom • Shipped from United Kingdom
  • Prescription Required
Rizatriptan Benzoate 5mg

Rizatriptan Benzoate 5mg

Generic Alternative to Maxalt 5mg

  • Manufactured by A UK MHRA approved Generic Manufacturer
  • Product of United Kingdom • Shipped from United Kingdom
  • Prescription Required

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We offer free shipping for orders over $100 to any destination within the United States including Alaska and Hawaii, and charge $7 for orders under $100. For destinations outside of the United States, our standard shipping charge is $19.95 USD.

10mg Tablets

Maxalt 10mg

Rizatriptan Benzoate 10mg

Rizatriptan Benzoate 10mg

Generic Alternative to Maxalt 10mg

Maxalt 10mg

Maxalt 10mg

Rizatriptan Benzoate 10mg

  • Manufactured by Merck Sharp & Dohme Ltd
  • Product of United Kingdom • Shipped from United Kingdom
  • Prescription Required
Rizatriptan Benzoate 10mg

Rizatriptan Benzoate 10mg

Generic Alternative to Maxalt 10mg

  • Marketed as Rizact in India
  • Manufactured by Cipla
  • Product of India • Shipped from India
  • Prescription Required

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Please allow 2 - 3 weeks for shipments to the United States and 4 - 6 weeks for other destinations. Most shipments will arrive faster than these times.

We offer free shipping for orders over $100 to any destination within the United States including Alaska and Hawaii, and charge $7 for orders under $100. For destinations outside of the United States, our standard shipping charge is $19.95 USD.

Estimated shipping time: not determined

Please allow 2 - 3 weeks for shipments to the United States and 4 - 6 weeks for other destinations. Most shipments will arrive faster than these times.

We offer free shipping for orders over $100 to any destination within the United States including Alaska and Hawaii, and charge $7 for orders under $100. For destinations outside of the United States, our standard shipping charge is $19.95 USD.

Maxalt Drug Information

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Maxalt Drug Information

  • Maxalt Overview

    Rizatriptan is used to treat migraines. It helps to relieve headache, pain, and other migraine symptoms (including nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to light/sound). Prompt treatment helps you return to your normal routine and may decrease your need for other pain medications. Rizatriptan belongs to a class of drugs known as triptans. It affects a certain natural substance (serotonin) that causes narrowing of blood vessels in the brain. It may also relieve pain by affecting certain nerves in the brain. Rizatriptan does not prevent future migraines or lessen how often you get migraine attacks.

  • How to Use Maxalt

    Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start taking rizatriptan and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Take Maxalt by mouth as directed by your doctor, at the first sign of a migraine. It may be taken with or without food, but may work faster when it is taken on an empty stomach. The Dosage of Maxalt is based on your medical condition, age, response to treatment, and other drugs you may be taking. For children, the Dosage of Maxalt is also based on weight. Be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products). If there is no improvement in your symptoms, do not take more doses of Maxalt before talking to your doctor. If your symptoms are only partly relieved, or if your headache comes back, adults may take another dose at least 2 hours after the first dose. Children should not take more than one dose, or 5 milligrams in a 24-hour period. For adults, the US manufacturer recommends a maximum dose of 30 milligrams in a 24-hour period. The Canadian manufacturer recommends a maximum dose of 20 milligrams (for adults) in a 24-hour period. If you have a higher risk for heart problems (see Precautions), your doctor may perform a heart exam before you start taking rizatriptan. He/she may also direct you to take your first dose of Maxalt in the office/clinic to monitor for serious side effects (such as chest pain). Talk to your doctor for details. If you are using drugs for migraine attacks on 10 or more days each month, the drugs may actually make your headaches worse (medication overuse headache). Do not use medications more often or for longer than directed. Tell your doctor if you need to use Maxalt more often, or if the medication is not working as well, or if your headaches get worse.

  • Maxalt Precautions

    Before using rizatriptan, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. Maxalt may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using Maxalt, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history,blood circulation problems (for example, in your legs, arms/hands, or stomach), certain types of headaches (hemiplegic or basilar migraine), heart problems (such as chest pain, irregular heartbeat, previous heart attack), liver disease, seizure, stroke or "mini-stroke" (transient ischemic attack). Certain conditions can increase your risk for heart problems. Tell your doctor if you have any of these conditions,high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, family history of heart disease, overweight, smoker, postmenopausal (women), age more than 40 years (men). Maxalt may make you dizzy or drowsy. Alcohol or marijuana (cannabis) can make you more dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness until you can do it safely. Limit alcoholic beverages. Talk to your doctor if you are using marijuana (cannabis). Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products). The risk of heart disease, liver disease, and high blood pressure increases with age. Older adults may be more sensitive to the side effects of Maxalt, especially increased blood pressure and heart problems. During pregnancy, Maxalt should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. It is unknown if Maxalt passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

  • Maxalt Misdose

    Not applicable. (See How to Use section.)

  • Maxalt Interactions

    Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions. Keep a list of all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor's approval. Taking MAO inhibitors with Maxalt may cause a serious (possibly fatal) drug interaction. Do not take any MAO inhibitors (isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue, moclobemide, phenelzine, procarbazine, rasagiline, safinamide, selegiline, tranylcypromine) during treatment with Maxalt. Most MAO inhibitors should also not be taken for two weeks before treatment with Maxalt. Ask your doctor when to start or stop taking Maxalt. The risk of serotonin syndrome/toxicity increases if you are also taking other drugs that increase serotonin. Examples include street drugs such as MDMA/"ecstasy," St. John's wort, certain antidepressants (including SSRIs such as fluoxetine/paroxetine, SNRIs such as duloxetine/venlafaxine), among others. The risk of serotonin syndrome/toxicity may be more likely when you start or increase the dose of these drugs. If you also take any ergotamine medication (such as dihydroergotamine) or other "triptan" drugs (such as sumatriptan, zolmitriptan), you will need to separate your rizatriptan dose at least 24 hours apart from your dose of these other medications to lessen the chance of serious side effects.

  • Maxalt Side Effects

    What are Maxalt side effects?

    Side effects are physical, mental or emotional symptoms which occur in addition to or outside of the desired effect of a therapeutic treatment such as an over-the-counter or prescribed drug or medication. Side effects from Maxalt may occur at the beginning or at the end of treatment and may also depend on the length of time an individual remains on the treatment. Side effects, also known as adverse effects, are generally more likely to occur when starting treatment. Individuals may also experience side effects from Maxalt as a result of an interaction with other medications.

    Side Effects of Maxalt

    The side effects of Maxalt may vary in number and intensity for many different reasons. Factors such as age, weight, gender and ethnicity may influence the side effects of Maxalt. Also, an individual’s state of general physical health and seriousness of the disease or illness as well as an increase or decrease in dosage may lead to side effects. Further, side effects from Maxalt may also occur as a result of an interaction with certain herbal supplements, foods or drinks.

    Prescription drug side effects can be serious and may cause patients to stop the treatment. However, when side effects from the use of a prescription drug, such as Maxalt, do occur a patient should consult their physician. A physician may prescribe an additional treatment in order to control the symptoms or an adjustment in the dosage may be made. In addition, changes to diet, exercise or other lifestyle activities may help to lessen the side effects of Maxalt.

    By understanding side effects and the factors which may influence the occurrence of side effects patients are empowered to take an active role in their care. Patients who have specific questions about the side effects of Maxalt, or any other medication, should contact their physician. General information about Maxalt and the side effects associated with Maxalt are described in the following:

    Common Maxalt Side Effects

    Severe

    • palpitations
    • dyspnea

    Less Severe

    • drowsy
    • dizziness
    • fatigue
    • vomiting

    Less Frequent Maxalt Side Effects

    Severe

    • bradycardia
    • cardiac arrhythmia
    • Paresthesia
    • tachycardia
    • chest pain
    • chest tightness

    Less Severe

    • acute confusion
    • euphoria
    • depression
    • dry eye
    • ocular irritation
    • hypertension
    • xerostomia
    • dyspepsia
    • constipation
    • pruritus of skin
    • arthralgias
    • muscle spasm
    • muscle rigidity
    • myalgias
    • hyperhidrosis
    • tremor
    • nausea
    • dysphagia
    • flatulence
    • diarrhea
    • irritability
    • sensation of warmth
    • sensation of cold
    • hypesthesia
    • flushing

    Rare or Very Rare Maxalt Side Effects

    Severe

    • toxic epidermal necrolysis
    • wheezing
    • angioedema
    • hypersensitivity drug reaction
    • serotonin syndrome
    • cerebrovascular accident
    • intracerebral hemorrhage
    • acute myocardial infarction
    • angina

    Less Severe

    • symptoms of anxiety
    • agitation
    • blurred vision
    • tinnitus
    • urticaria
    • vertigo
    • chills
    • polydipsia
    • polyuria
    • medication overuse headache
  • Maxalt Storage

    Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications away from children and pets. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard Maxalt when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company.

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