... to manage
complications. Medications Health care providers prescribe ursodiol
(Actigall, Urso) to treat primary biliary
cirrhosis. Ursodiol is a nontoxic bile acid
that people can ...
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Cirrhosis (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
... to blockage or loss of bile ducts with ursodiol
(Actigall, Urso). Ursodiol is a nontoxic bile
acid that people can take orally. Ursodiol
replaces the bile acids that are normally
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Gallstones (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
... used to dissolve cholesterol gallstones: Oral dissolution therapy.
Ursodiol (Actigall) and chenodiol (Chenix) are
medications that contain ... only rarely and may be used along
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Medications that may be used include: Cholestyramine Ursodeoxycholic acid (ursodiol) Fat-soluble vitamins (D, E, A, K) Antibiotics for infections in the bile ducts Medications that quiet the immune system (prednisone, azathioprine, ...
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