Ursocad Plus Tablet

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Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Ursocad Plus NA Tablet

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Primarily used for

Cholestatic liver diseases, Alcoholic fatty liver disease, Non-alcoholic fatty liver
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₹24.9/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Ursocad Plus Tablet

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Uses of Ursocad Plus Tablet

Ursocad Plus Tablet is used in the treatment of cholestatic liver diseases, alcoholic fatty liver disease and non-alcoholic fatty liver.
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Side effects of Ursocad Plus Tablet

Common

Nausea, Rash, Hair loss, Itching, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Ursocad Plus 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. Ursocad Plus Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Ursocad Plus Tablet 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 Ursocad Plus Tablet

Expert advice for Ursocad Plus Tablet

  • Ursocad plus should be taken preferably after meals.
  • Do not take antacids that contain aluminum while you are taking the Ursocad plus. This is because antacids decrease the amount of Ursocad plus absorbed by the body.
  • Notify your doctor if you are breast-feeding.
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Ursocad Plus Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Ursocad Plus Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Ursocad Plus 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.
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Lactation
Ursocad Plus Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Ursocad Plus Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Ursocad
Plus Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Ursocad
Plus Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Cyclophil 100mg Capsule, Stridimmune 100mg Capsule, Stridimmune 50mg Capsule, Stridimmune 25mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ursodeoxycholic Acid, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Ursocad Plus Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Ursodeoxycholic Acid

Ursocad plus 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.
Ursocad plus is generally well tolerated and safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your physician/ doctor.
Ursocad plus 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 Ursocad plus has been mentioned on the weight. Please consult your physician/ doctor in case you experience weight gain or weight loss while taking this drug.
Ursocad plus works by decreasing the production of cholesterol and by dissolving the cholesterol in bile so that it cannot form stones.
Yes, Ursocad plus is effective for the treatment of radiolucent gallstones made of cholesterol in a functioning gallbladder.
Ursocad plus is used for dissolving radiolucent gallstones made of cholesterol in a functioning gallbladder and for the treatment of primary biliary cirrhosis.
Ursocad plus helps in improving pruritus and liver function in women with obstetric cholestasis. Always consult your physician before taking Ursocad plus as there is limited data available on the use of Ursocad plus during pregnancy. This must not be used during pregnancy unless clearly indicated.
Ursocad plus decreases the production of cholesterol and dissolves the cholesterol in bile so that it does not form gallstones.
No, Ursocad plus is not a steroid.
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