Ursodeoxycholic Acid 150mg Tablets is a hepatoprotective medication. It is used to prevent the formation of certain types of gallstones, and also to dissolve them. Additionally, the medication is used to treat a liver disease called primary biliary cirrhosis. Ursodeoxycholic Acid belongs to a class known as bile acid that helps in breaking down cholesterol which has formed into stones in your gallbladder. The medication works by decreasing the amount of cholesterol in the blood. Moreover, it also improves liver enzymes, protects liver cells from injury caused due to toxic bile acid, and also improves overall liver function.
Well, the medicine is most effective so after taking the medication you can experience some common side-effects such as Diarrhea, Hair loss, Itching, Nausea, Rash, Abdominal pain, etc., which are temporary and goes away whenever the treatment is over but if the side-effects persist then let your doctor know. Further, the consumption of alcohol while taking the medication should be avoided as it may cause excessive drowsiness. And in case you have inflammation in your gallbladder or have a history of liver, and kidney diseases then must narrate your history in front of your doctor.