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An oral drug of the triptan class, C15H19N5, used in its benzoate form to treat migraine headaches.

[riza- (shortening and alteration of triazole) + -triptan, triptan suffix; see triptan.]
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n rizatriptán m
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Also, oxymorphone HCI tablets (Opana Tablets); rizatriptan benzoate tablets (Maxalt Tablets); carbamazepine extended-release capsules (Carbatrol Extended-Release Capsules); tiagabine HCl Tablets (GABITRIL tiagabine hydrochloride tablets); and fenofibrate tablets (TriCot fenofibrate tablets).
It was reported yesterday that Aurobindo Pharma, an India-based pharmaceutical research company, has received final FDA approvals to produce and market Rizatriptan Benzoate orally disintegrating tablets (ODT) 5mg and 10mg (ANDA 203062).
In the past year Glenmark has received approval for seven products including rizatriptan benzoate tablets, rizatriptan benzoate OD tablets, mupirocin cream, zolmitriptan tablets, zolmitriptan OD tablets, riluzole tablets and acamprosate calcium DR tablets.