If you are:
Only When Necessary:
Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE
An adult over 60:
Contraindication: Hepatic-Elderly patients are more likely to have decreased hepatic function thus potentially decreasing drug clearance. Cardiovascular-Hypertensive effects may be more pronounced in the elderly and increase the risk for cardiovascular events in those with cardiovascular disease. Avoid use of the drug in any patient with a cerebrovascular syndrome.
Giving rizatriptan to a child under 12:
Severe Precaution: Safety and efficacy not established.