Udizia 300 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Udizia Tablet

Udizia 300 mg Tablet is used for primary biliary cirrhosis and gallbladder stones.

Udizia Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Rash
  • Hair loss
  • Itching
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhoea

How to use Udizia Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Udizia 300 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Udizia Tablet works

Udizia 300 mg Tablet is a hepatoprotective medication. It works by reducing the amount of cholesterol in the blood and helps dissolve gall bladder stones that are composed mainly of cholesterol. It also improves liver enzymes, protects liver cells from injury due to toxic bile acids, and improves liver function.

Udizia Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Udizia 300 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Udizia 300 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Udizia 300 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Udizia 300 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Udizia 300 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Udizia Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Udizia 300 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect. Drink plenty of fluids and inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Udizia 300 mg Tablet helps the liver perform its normal function.
  • It should preferably be taken after meals. One of the doses should always be taken after your evening meal.
  • Do not take antacids that contain aluminum while you are taking Udizia 300 mg Tablet as this decreases the amount of Udizia 300 mg Tablet absorbed by your body.
  • Do not take Udizia 300 mg Tablet if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Udizia with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Imudrops, Neoral, Aurosporine
SERIOUS

FAQs

Q. Is Udizia safe?
Udizia is generally well tolerated and safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your physician/ doctor.
Q. What is Udizia?
Udizia 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.
Q. How does Udizia work for primary biliary cirrhosis?
Udizia 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.
Q. Does Udizia cause weight gain?
No effect of Udizia has been mentioned on the weight. Please consult your doctor in case you experience weight gain or weight loss while taking this drug.
Q. Is Udizia effective for the treatment of gall stones?
Yes, Udizia is effective for the treatment of gallstones.
Q. What does Udizia do?
Udizia decreases the production of cholesterol and dissolves the cholesterol in bile so that it does not form gallstones.
Q. Is Udizia a steroid?
No, Udizia is not a steroid.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 17th Jul 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
#68/428(1), Thiruvallam, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM 695 027 India
MRP
180
10 tablets in 1 strip
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