Breckenridge Launches Generic Maxalt-MLT

Breckenridge announced that the FDA has approved its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Rizatriptan Benzoate Orally-Disintegrating Tablets, the generic version of Merck's Maxalt-MLT.

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Maxalt-MLT is a selective 5-HT1B/1D receptor agonist indicated for the acute treatment of migraine. Rizatriptan binds with high affinity to human cloned 5-HT1B/1D receptors. Maxalt-MLT presumably exerts its therapeutic effects in the treatment of migraine headache by binding to 5-HT1B/1D receptors located on intracranial blood vessels and sensory nerves of the trigeminal system.

Rizatriptan Benzoate Orally Disintegrating Tablets are available in 5mg and 10mg strengths.

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