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  1. Ursodiol is used to dissolve gallstones in patients who do not want surgery or cannot have surgery to remove gallstones. Ursodiol is also used to prevent the formation of ...
  2. ... colic; Gallstone attack; Biliary calculus: chenodeoxycholic acids (CDCA); Ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA, ursodiol); Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)-gallstones
  3. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)  
    ... 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 ...
  4. Cirrhosis From the National Institutes of Health (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 produced ...
  5. Gallstones From the National Institutes of Health (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 with ursodiol. [ Top ] Eating, Diet, and Nutrition Factors related to ...
  6. Gallstones From the National Institutes of Health (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 with ursodiol. Eating, Diet, and Nutrition Factors related to eating, ...
  7. 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, ...
  8. Alagille Syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse)  
    ... correct nutritional deficiencies, and reduce the person's discomfort. Ursodiol (Actigall, Urso) is a medication that increases bile ...
  9. ... complications. Cholestyramine (or colestipol) may reduce the itching. Ursodeoxycholic acid may improve removal of bile from the bloodstream. ...
  10. Pregnancy Complications: Liver Disorders (March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation)  
    ... ICP often is treated with a medication called ursodeoxycholic acid (Actigall). This medication relieves skin itching, helps correct ...
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