Ursodiol

FDA Approved: * March 14, 2000
Pharm Company: * ACTAVIS TOTOWA
Category: Gallstones

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Ursodiol 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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Udiliv 300 for jaundice

After blood test, doctor said me, I have minor Jaundice. They have prescribed me Udiliv-300 twice a day daily. But i am not finding it is remedy for jaundice, is it the case ? what should i do for minor jaundice then ? ## Udiliv contains the active ingredient Ursodiol, which is a bile acid, and yes, it is normally used to dissolve or prevent the reformation of gallstones. Your doctor may be hoping that it will improve liver function and thus resolve the problem that is causing jaundice. Have you tried asking them for more information? As to more information on Jaundice and its treatments you can check this link: ## I am 19 years old I checked my s.billurubin 7 days ago it was 3.6 and I checked today it is 8.6 and I am taking actimarin fort and polibion syrup and I am also not taking spi...

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Use of Ursocol during pregnancy

My wife is 35 weeks pregnant and due to an itching problem, her doctor prescribed Ursodeoxycholic acid (Ursocol) 150 twice daily. Is it safe for her and the baby? She is 33 years of age.

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side effects of Udiliv 300 and cremadiet

recently i was diagnoised with fatty liver and gall stones. The doctor prescribed Udiviliv 300 (1 in morning and one at night, after meals) and Cremadiet (2 spoons at bedtime). i am not sure whether its because of the medicines but i have started experiencing chest pain and pain in my throat and nose. Please advise? ## Have you contacted your doctor, yet? Chest pain is not something you should ignore, you should report it to your doctor immediately, so they can check and determine if it is indeed caused by a medication or if it is something more serious. Udiliv contains the active ingredient Ursodiol, it is a bile acid that is frequently used to help dissolve gall stones. Learn more: Cremadiet contains Sodium and Ispaghula Husks, it is used to increase fiber in your body and make sure y...

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Glenmark Pharm no income free medications

I have no income. And am taking three medications. Each month it is getting harder and harder to pay for these. I have been told that manufacturers offer assistance helping people in need to be able to get there meds at no cost. I really do need some help, I have even tried to stop taking these to see if I could go without. I have a failed back surgery syndrome. And am takind meds for spasms, pain, and anxiety because of ## In order to see if there are any assistance programs, I would need to know what medications you are taking. Such programs are provided for the name brand medications only, not the generics, since they are already cheaper. Can you post back with more information? If so, I will gladly check for you. ## I WAS WONDERING IF THERE IS A PATIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR THE DR...

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Ursocol 300 for elevated SGPT?

My SGPT is 90.0 U/L. I was wondering if URSOCOL 300 is prescribed to reduce my SGPT level or not. How does URSOCOL 300 help? ## From what I was able to gather Ursocol is a product of India. I did however locate the active ingredient which is Ursodeoxycholic Acid. Ursodeoxycholic Acid is listed to be in the US product Ursodiol. Ursodiol helps regulate cholesterol by reducing the rate at which the intestine absorbs cholesterol molecules while breaking up micelles containing cholesterol. Because of this property, ursodeoxycholic acid is used to treat (cholesterol) gallstones non-surgically. For more information about Ursodiol, please follow the link below... Hope this helps! ## for what purpose ursocol 300 used for? ## My wife was diagonised with enlarge fatty liver .She is having blood pr...

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udiliv tablets

ursetor tablets ## I am suffering fro fattay liver,Doctor suggeted me to take Udiliv tablets.I want to know the function of Udiliv ## Udiliv contains Ursodiol, which helps your intestines metabolize fats. You can read more about this medication here: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## Thankyou very much for your valuble informatioon.My parents r plannning for my marraige,My SGOT level is 60,SGPT level is 50,I am suffering from Fattyliver,pls tell me do I able to marry ## i want to buy tab. udilive 150 mg in saudi arabia how i can get. please replie us ## i Am suffering from ulcerativecolitis my ESR has been increased tell me how to reduce it ## liver disorder,please guide us how to recover from this ## Am a diabetic with Dubin Johnson Syndrome and E trait Serum Bilurbin now ...

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ursodiol side efects 2 500 mg daily

Have been hospitalizid 4 times in one year. The diagnosis is gallstones. Had my gallbladder removed years ago, drs say stones r formed by the byle in liver and carried to byle duct. The problem being my system keeps forming stones made from chloresherol. Now on chlor. Free low fat diet. My question is, im now on ursodiol for 2 months but lately getting very naus. And bloated and pain. So, if its not stones again, can it be side effects from the ursodiol? T.y. donna ## Hello, Donna! How are you? Yes, those can be side effects of this medication, according to the FDA. You may also experience back pain, runny nose, headache, and diarrhea. Are you on any other medications?

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SIDEEFFECTS of Udiliv 150 Mg

Hi, My daughter 3 years old is been advised to give udiliv 150mg twice a day. She is diagonised with biliary atresia at her birth. I want to know what are the sideeffects of giving this medicine for a long time. ## Udiliv contains the active ingredient Ursodiol, it's a secondary bile acid and, unfortunately, there really isn't a lot of information on it under such circumstances as your daughter requires. You can read the information on it here: And her condition: Have you discussed her using it with her doctor? What other treatment options did they suggest? ## Thanks for the reply. Doctor has not suggested for how many years but it is required for her till Liver Transplantation. If she is stable with it, he has told to continue without any time period. ## My LFT have shown sligh...

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Ursocol 300 /UDILIV 300

Liver Cirrosis treatment ## ursocol 300 and udiliv 300 are same formula na ? ## ursocol 300 . ## Is this the treatment your doctor has recommended? And yes, they both refer to the same medication, the active ingredient is actually Ursodiol, which is a secondary bile acid. Learn more: ## is the medication ursocol 300 mg the same as ursodiol 300mg

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Udiliv Tab

i would like to know the side effects of udiliv tab my SGOT is 385U/L and SGPT is1240U/L and serum bilirubin is 13.96 ## kindly tell me why my alkaline phosphate isincreasing ?Isit iam on udiliv 300mg bd .which was started after my RFA.LFT is getting deranged after this procedure,also iam on tasb denorm 40mg (glcalzide)especially alp,and alt.KINDLY SUGEST ME,thankyou. ## Udiliv contains the active ingredient Ursodiol, which is a bile acid, it is most commonly used to treat some liver problems and gall stones. Common side effects may include: nausea, body aches, chills and back pain. Learn more: Wilma, have you discussed he problem with your doctor to determine a possible cause? They would be the best person to advise you in this situation, since they are familiar with everything you...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

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

NDC Database Records for Ursodiol: (61 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-5360 Ursodiol 250 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-5361 Ursodiol 500 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0115-1524 Ursodiol 250 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Global Pharmaceuticals, Division of Impax Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0115-1525 Ursodiol 500 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Global Pharmaceuticals, Division of Impax Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0115-9933 Ursodiol 250 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Impax Generics
  • 0115-9934 Ursodiol 500 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Impax Generics
  • 0378-1730 Ursodiol 300 mg Oral Capsule by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0527-1326 Ursodiol 300 mg Oral Capsule by Lannett Company, Inc.
  • 0591-2368 Ursodiol 250 mg Oral Tablet by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0591-2369 Ursodiol 500 mg Oral Tablet by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0591-2998 Ursodiol 250 mg Oral Tablet by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 0591-3005 Ursodiol 500 mg Oral Tablet by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 0591-3159 Ursodiol 300 mg Oral Capsule by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0615-1374 Ursodiol 300 mg Oral Capsule by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 0904-6221 Ursodiol 300 mg Oral Capsule by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 0904-6483 Ursodiol 300 mg Oral Capsule by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 10135-543 Ursodiol 300 mg Oral Capsule by Marlex Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 10702-237 Ursodiol 300 mg Oral Capsule by Kvk-tech, Inc.
  • 16590-349 Ursodiol 300 mg Oral Capsule by Stat Rx USA LLC
  • 24658-780 Ursodiol 300 mg Oral Capsule by Puracap Laboratories, LLC
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Other drugs which contain Ursodiol or a similar ingredient: (3 results)

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ursodiol side efects 2 500 mg daily
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I don't want to remove my gallbladder unlike the doctors suggest. I have multiple small gallstones. I searched and f... 1 reply
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