What Are The Uses Of Ursodeoxycholic Acid?
It used to prevent the formation of gallstones. It helps in dissolving cholesterol gallstones and in treatment of primary biliary cirrhosis (liver disease).
It is a form of bile acid accruing naturally in our body and works by reducing amount of cholesterol produced by liver in our body.
What Are The Side Effects Of Ursodeoxycholic Acid?
Some of the common side-effects may be:
Sometimes, severe allergic reactions may occur such as rashes. Itching, swelling.
Please consult your doctor in such cases.
What Are The Contraindications Of Ursodeoxycholic Acid?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Pregnant or planning to become pregnant
- Irritable bowel or inflammation of bowel
- Malfunctioning of gall bladder
- Liver disease