Maxalt also known as Rizatriptan is a 5-HT1 receptor agonist that belongs to the Triptan class of drugs whose main function is the management of migraine type of headache. These headaches may be preceded by an aura or not. Rizatriptan can also be used as an analgesic though not much research has been done to expound on the duration for which it should be taken.
Drug Name: Maxalt
Generic name: Rizatriptan benzoate