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Ursodeoxycholic acid

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Bile Acid Ursofalk® Adult, Children

Ursodeoxycholic acid - Dosage and How to Use

How should Ursodeoxycholic acid be used?

  • Ursodeoxycholic Acid can be taken up to three times a day. The dose is usually determined based on patient’s body weight and the condition that is being treated for.
  • Ursodeoxycholic Acid should be taken with food.
  • For oral capsule, swallow the capsule whole with water.
  • For oral suspension, shake well before using. Use a medicine spoon or syringe provided to measure your medicine. Do not use household spoons as they may not be accurate.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you forgot to take the medication, take the dose as soon as you remember and then continue to take it at the usual timing. Otherwise, if it is close to the time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the usual time. Do not double or increase the dose.

What should I do if I overdose?

Ursodeoxycholic acid - Additional Information

Updated on Sunday, January 31, 2021

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