What is Maxalt?
Maxalt is a headache medicine that narrows the blood vessels around the brain. Rizatriptan also reduces substances in the body that can trigger headache pain, nausea, sensitivity to light and sound, and other migraine symptoms.
What is Maxalt used for?
Maxalt is used to treat migraine headaches. Maxalt will only treat a headache that has already begun. It will not prevent headaches or reduce the number of attacks.
How should Maxalt be consumed?
Take Maxalt as soon as you notice migraine symptoms. Take the regular tablet whole with a full glass of water. Maxalt may be taken with or without food.
What should be avoided while using Maxalt?
Avoid consuming medicines like rizatriptan - almotriptan, eletriptan, frovatriptan, naratriptan, sumatriptan, zolmitriptan, and others; or ergot medicine.
What happens if dose of Mazalt is missed?
Since Maxalt is used as needed, it does not have a daily dosing schedule. Call your doctor promptly if your symptoms do not improve after using Maxalt.