Actigall (Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid))
Generic equivalents for Actigall... What are generics?
Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid) (℞)
(℞) Prescription required. May be split. Product of India. Shipped from Mauritius.
To comply with Canadian International Pharmacy Association regulations you are permitted to order a 3-month supply or the closest package size available based on your personal prescription. read more
Ursodiol (Ursodeoxycholic Acid) Information
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Before taking ursodiol,
- tell your doctor and pharmacist if you are allergic to ursodiol, bile acids, or any other medications, or any of the ingredients in ursodiol tablets and capsules. Ask your pharmacist for a list of the ingredients.
- tell your doctor and pharmacist what other prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins, nutritional supplements, and herbal products you are taking or plan to take. Be sure to mention any of the following: antacids that contain aluminum (Amphojel, Gaviscon, Maalox, Mylanta, others),medications that lower lipid or cholesterol levels such as cholestyramine (Prevalite) and colestipol (Colestid), and medications that contain estrogen (including birth control pills).
- tell your doctor if you have bile duct blockage. Your doctor will probably tell you not to take ursodiol. Your doctor also will probably tell you not to take ursodiol if you have a type of gallstone that will not dissolve or if surgery is a better choice for your condition.
- tell your doctor if you have or have ever had variceal bleeding (bleeding in the esophagus or stomach) or liver disease.
- tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding. If you become pregnant while taking ursodiol, call your doctor.
- cough, fever, sore throat, runny nose, or other signs of infection
- back pain
- muscle pain
- joint swelling, pain, or stiffness
- hair loss
- frequent urination or pain when you urinate