rizatriptan

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rizatriptan

 [ri″zah-trip´tan]
a selective serotonin receptor agonist used as the benzoate salt in the acute treatment of migraine.

rizatriptan

(rĭz′ə-trĭp′tn)
n.
An oral drug of the triptan class, C15H19N5, used in its benzoate form to treat migraine headaches.
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(TSX-V:IGX) (OTCBB:IGXT) on Tuesday announced the completion of its pivotal bioequivalence study for a novel oral thin-film formulation of Rizatriptan, the active drug in Maxalt-MLT orally disintegrating tablets.
Maxalt-MLT is a branded anti-migraine product which is manufactured by Merck & Co.
The substance is available in both conventional tablets and Maxalt-MLT tablets, which disintegrate within seconds on the tongue without liquids.
In addition, patients can take the Maxalt-MLT easily and discreetly, even in the middle of a movie or a meeting."
Maxalt-MLT orally disintegrating tablets and conventional Maxalt tablets will both be available in 10-mg.