Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid Tablets)

Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid Tablets)

Ursodiol (er soe dye ol)

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Ursodeoxycholic acid is the main drug of the Ursodiol medicine. Basically Ursodiol is the secondary bile acid which is synthesized in the liver and is constantly secreted into the intestine in small amounts. It is stored in the gall bladder after being synthesized. The main function of this acid is to dissolve the cholesterol and further prevent it synthesis. It is also used to dissolve the stones of the gallbladder. Liver diseases are prevented with the help of this drug.

Quantity Strength Unit Price Price Cart
30 Tablets Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid 150mg) $1.00 $29.99
90 Tablets Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid 150mg) $0.99 $88.79
30 Tablets Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid 300mg) $1.24 $37.19
90 Tablets Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid 300mg) $1.14 $102.59
30 Capsules Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid 450mg SR) $1.64 $49.19
90 Capsules Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid 450mg SR) $1.64 $147.59

Details

Ursodiol drug with ursodeoxycholic acid is effective in treating the liver disorder, gallstones, and lowering the cholesterol amount. All these functions are done by inhibiting the enzymes that bring these actions. This drug has got the approval from FDA.  

In which condition Ursodiol is to be used?

It is used to treat the-

  • Liver infection
  • Reduction of the cholesterol
  • Dissolve gallstones

What doses of Ursodiol is recommended?

It is available in both tablet and capsule form. Tablet is presented in the dose of 150 mg and 300 mg. capsules in available in the dose of 450 mg which is sustained release. For the treatment two to three times dose is to be taken in a day.

Which are the drugs that can interact with Ursodiol?

There are certain drugs that can show some other additional positive and negative result if they are taken concurrently this is known as drug drug interactions. Some of the drugs that interacts with Ursodiol are-

  • Cholestyramine
  • Birth control pill containing estrogen
  • Antacids
  • colestipol

What are the conditions in which the use of Ursodiol is prohibited?

The use of Ursodiol is to be prohibited if you are allergic to ursodeoxycholic acid and also in case the drug is known to show some odd actions in past.

Side effects associated with Ursodiol:

  • Common side effects are- diarrhea, improper digestion of the drug, sleepy effects, sore throat, cough, vomiting, back pain, muscle pain, joint pain, etc.
  • Rare side effects are- the patient feels pain while urination process and cough with fever and chill.

Safety measures for Ursodiol medication:

There are some precautionary steps which is necessary to follow-

  • if you are allergic to ursodeoxycholic acid then do not use this drug and take proper care
  • in case you have some renal or liver disease take proper care
  • in case of heart disorder take proper care
  • in case of pregnancy and breast feeding take proper care

Storing conditions of the Ursodiol:

Ursodiol is to be stored at room temperature. Keep the ursodeoxycholic acid with care where children cannot reach. Store the drug away from the reach of the light, heat and moisture.

What if you miss any dose?

To get the fast relief it is very essential that you should take the drug daily at time without missing it. But if it happens that you forget to take the medicine then in that case take the dose at once as you get recalled, but if it is getting the time for the next dose then avoid it and initiate the dosing with normal timing as per schedule.

What if you get overdosed with Ursodiol?

Over dosing of any drug should never be done. In case of serious overdosing effects of the drug, contact with doctor at once.