Substitutes for Stonil
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Medicine Overview of Stonil Suspension
Uses of Stonil Suspension
Stonil Suspension is used in the treatment of cholestatic liver diseases, alcoholic fatty liver disease and non-alcoholic fatty liver.
Side effects of Stonil Suspension
Nausea, Rash, Hair loss, Itching, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.
How to use Stonil Suspension
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Stonil Suspension with food.
How Stonil Suspension works
Ursodeoxycholic acid is a bile acid, a substance naturally produced by the body that is stored in the gallbladder. It works by decreasing the production of cholesterol and by dissolving the cholesterol in bile so that it cannot form stones..
In Depth Information on Stonil Suspension
Expert advice for Stonil Suspension
- Stonil should be taken preferably after meals.
- Do not take antacids that contain aluminum while you are taking the Stonil. This is because antacids decrease the amount of Stonil absorbed by the body.
- Notify your doctor if you are breast-feeding.
Special precautions for Stonil Suspension
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Stonil Suspension is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Stonil Suspension is safe to use during lactation. Human st+more
udies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby....
Stonil Suspension does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Stonil+more
Suspension in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Consiral 25mg Capsule, Arpimune ME 50mg Soft Gelatin Capsule, Oncyclo 50mg Capsule, Psorid 50mg Soft Gelatin Capsule
If you miss a dose of Ursodeoxycholic Acid, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Stonil 1100mg Suspension
Frequently asked questions for Ursodeoxycholic Acid
Stonil is a bile acid, a chemical substance present naturally in the body and it helps to control the amount of cholesterol in the blood. It is used to dissolve gallstones in a functioning gallbladder.
Stonil is generally well tolerated and safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your physician/ doctor.
Stonil works for primary biliary cirrhosis by decreasing the production of cholesterol and by dissolving the cholesterol in bile so that it does not form stones.
No effect of Stonil has been mentioned on the weight. Please consult your physician/ doctor in case you experience weight gain or weight loss while taking this drug.
Stonil should not be taken during pregnancy until recommended by your physician/ doctor.
Yes, Stonil is effective for the treatment of radiolucent gallstones made of cholesterol in a functioning gallbladder.
Stonil is used for dissolving radiolucent gallstones made of cholesterol in a functioning gallbladder and for the treatment of primary biliary cirrhosis.
Stonil helps in improving pruritus and liver function in women with obstetric cholestasis. Always consult your physician before taking Stonil as there is limited data available on the use of Stonil during pregnancy. This must not be used during pregnancy unless clearly indicated.
Stonil decreases the production of cholesterol and dissolves the cholesterol in bile so that it does not form gallstones.
No, Stonil is not a steroid.
No, Stonil is not an antibiotic.