Urso

Active Ingredient(s): Ursodeoxycholic Acid, Ursodiol
Category: Gallstones



Urso Overview

Ursodeoxycholic acid (INN, BAN and AAN), also known as ursodiol (USAN) and the abbreviation UDCA, from the Latin noun ursus meaning bear, as bear bile contains the substance, is one of the secondary bile acids, which are metabolic byproducts of intestinal bacteria. Contents 1 Endogenous effects 2 Medical uses 3 Mechanism of action 4 Trade names 5 See also 6 References 7 External links Endogenous effects Primary bile acids are produced by the liver and stored in the gall bladder. When...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ursodiol

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is there an over the counter drug equivalent to Ursoflor?

Does Ursoflor require a prescription, and is there an over the counter medicine that is equal in effectiveness? What is the cost of the drug? ## Hello, Mary! How are you? That name brand is not available here, but the the same medication is available under other names and yes, it requires a prescription. It contains the active ingredient Ursodeoxycholic Acid and is most commonly used to help lower cholesterol and to treat bilary cirrhosis. Its typical side effects include nausea and dizziness, as reported by the FDA. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Hi, where can I buy something similar to ursoflor 300mg?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ursodeoxycholic Acid, Ursodiol
  • Capsule: 150mg, 300mg
  • Tablet: 250mg, 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Urso: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 55154-1855 Urso 250 mg Oral Tablet by Cardinal Health

Other drugs which contain Ursodeoxycholic Acid, Ursodiol or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

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