Advise patients to read the FDA-approved patient labeling (Patient Information).
Handling of Orally Disintegrating Tablets Packaging
Instruct patients not to remove the blister from the outer aluminum pouch until ready to use the orally disintegrating tablet inside [see Dosage and Administration (2.3)].
Inform patients about the signs and symptoms of hypersensitivity reactions and that these reactions can occur days after administration of NURTEC ODT. Advise patients to contact their healthcare provider immediately if signs or symptoms of hypersensitivity reactions occur [see Warnings and Precautions (5.1)].
There is a pregnancy exposure registry that monitors pregnancy outcomes in women exposed to NURTEC ODT during pregnancy. Encourage participation and advise patients about how they may enroll in the registry [see Use in Specific Populations (8.1)].
This product’s labeling may have been updated. For the most recent Prescribing Information, please visit www.pfizer.com.
NURTEC® ODT (NUR-tek)
orally disintegrating tablets (ODT), for sublingual or oral use
What is NURTEC ODT?
NURTEC ODT is a prescription medicine used in adults for the:
It is not known if NURTEC ODT is safe and effective in children.
Do not take NURTEC ODT if you are:
See the end of this leaflet for a complete list of ingredients in NURTEC ODT.
Before you take NURTEC ODT, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
How should I take NURTEC ODT?
What are the possible side effects of NURTEC ODT?
NURTEC ODT may cause serious side effects including:
The most common side effect of NURTEC ODT in acute treatment of migraine attacks with or without aura is:
The most common side effects of NURTEC ODT in preventive treatment of episodic migraine are:
These are not the only possible side effects of NURTEC ODT.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1‑800 FDA-1088.
How should I store NURTEC ODT?
Keep NURTEC ODT and all medicines out of the reach of children.
General information about the safe and effective use of NURTEC ODT:
Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Patient Information leaflet. Do not use NURTEC ODT for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give NURTEC ODT to other people, even if they have the same symptoms that you have. It may harm them. You can ask your pharmacist or healthcare provider for information about NURTEC ODT that is written for health professionals.
What are the ingredients in NURTEC ODT?
Active ingredient in NURTEC ODT: rimegepant
Inactive ingredients in NURTEC ODT: benzyl alcohol, eucalyptol, gelatin, limonene, mannitol, menthol, menthone, menthyl acetate, sucralose, and vanillin
For more information, go to www.nurtec.com or call 1-833-4NURTEC.
This Patient Information has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Revised: 4/2023
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