What is Ursoliv 250mg indicated For?
- Ursoliv Capsule is used to dissolve cholesterol-based gallbladder stones in patients with liver diseases such as cirrhosis and sclerosing cholangitis.
- It is also used to treat liver dysfunction caused by cystic fibrosis (a hereditary disease affecting the lungs and digestive system).
- It dissolves gallstones in people who do not want or cannot have gallstone removal surgery.
Ursoliv is also used to prevent gallstone formation in obese people who are losing weight quickly
What is the Composition of Ursoliv Capsule?
It contains Ursodeoxycholic acid 250 mg as the active ingredient.
How Does Ursoliv Capsule Work?
It works as a dissolving agent by reducing the amount of cholesterol in the blood and helps dissolve gallbladder stones that are composed mainly of cholesterol.
Ursoliv Capsule Dosage
Ursoliv capsule is usually taken once daily at night.
What are the Side Effects of Taking Ursoliv Capsule?
Side effects of the Ursoliv capsule include;
- Stomach upset
- Sore throat
- Runny nose
- Back pain
- Muscle and joint pain
- Hair loss.
For How Long Should I Take Ursoliv Capsule?
Therapy with the Ursoliv capsule lasts 6-12 months. Ursodeoxycholic Acid (Ursoliv) should be continued for at least 3 months after complete dissolution to facilitate the disintegration of particles too tiny to photograph.
Where Can I Buy Ursoliv Capsule Online in Nigeria?
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