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Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Rizat. Please consult your doctor.
Rizat may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing b... View More
Rizat is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Rizat may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Rizat should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Rizat may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Riz... View More
Rizat should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rizat may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Rizat is a prescription medicine used in the treatment of acute attack of migraine. It relieves the symptoms of migraine and prevents the attack from be... View More
Uses of Rizat
- Acute migraine headache
Side effects of Rizat
- Dryness in mouth
- Jaw pain
- Neck pain
- Throat pain
How to use Rizat
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. Rizat may be taken with or... View More
How Rizat works
Migraine headaches are thought to result from the dilatation of blood vessels in the head. Rizat works by constricting (narrowing) these blood vessels, ... View More
- You have been prescribed Rizat for treatment of migraine headaches.
- Some tips that may help avoid a migraine attack:
- It may cause sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
- Notify your doctor if your migraine occurs more often after starting the medication.
- Notify your doctor if you have stomach pain, headache, bloody diarrhoea or worsening high blood pressure.
- Inform your doctor if you have a history of heart disease or stroke.
- This medication does not prevent migraine attacks from happening.
Acute migraine attacks
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Acute migraine attacks Adult: Initially, 10 mg. If ineffective, 2nd dose should not be taken for the same attack. If symptoms recur after initial... View More
Migraine Headache Acute treatment of migraine with or without aura <6 years: Safety and efficacy not established 6-17 years (<40 kg): 5 mg PO once ... View More
Renal Impairment For mild-moderate impairment, initate with 5 mg. Further dose of 5 mg may be taken after an interval of at least 2 hr. Max: 10 mg/24 ... View More
History of MI, peripheral vascular disease, transient ishaemic attack, ischaemic heart disease or Prinzmetal's angina; uncontrolled hypertension; basila... View More
Mode of Action
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Elderly; mild to moderate hepatic or renal impairment; coronary artery disease; pregnancy, lactation. May cause drowsiness. History of seizures. Ensure ... View More
>10% Drowsiness (13-30%, dose related),Fatigue (13-30%, dose related),Dizziness (11-15%) 1-10% Dizziness (4-9%),Somnolence (4-8%),Fatigue (4-7%; do... View More
Increased serum concentrations with propranolol. Increased risk of vasospastic reactions when used with ergotamine and methysergide. Concurrent use with... View More
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