Urchil 150 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Urchil Tablet

Urchil 150 mg Tablet is used for primary biliary cirrhosis and gallbladder stones.

Urchil Tablet side effects

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

How to use Urchil 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. Urchil 150 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Urchil Tablet works

Urchil 150 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.

Urchil Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Urchil 150 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
Urchil 150 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
Urchil 150 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Urchil 150 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Urchil 150 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Urchil Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Urchil 150 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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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.
  • Urchil 150 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 Urchil 150 mg Tablet as this decreases the amount of Urchil 150 mg Tablet absorbed by your body.
  • Do not take Urchil 150 mg Tablet if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Urchil 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
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FAQs

Q. Is Urchil safe?
Urchil is generally well tolerated and safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your physician/ doctor.
Q. What is Urchil?
Urchil 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 Urchil work for primary biliary cirrhosis?
Urchil 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 Urchil cause weight gain?
No effect of Urchil 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 Urchil effective for the treatment of gall stones?
Yes, Urchil is effective for the treatment of gallstones.
Q. What does Urchil do?
Urchil decreases the production of cholesterol and dissolves the cholesterol in bile so that it does not form gallstones.
Q. Is Urchil a steroid?
No, Urchil is not a steroid.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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