Actigall

What is Actigall?

Ursodeoxycholic acid (INN, BAN and AAN), also known as ursodiol (USAN) and the abbreviation UDCA, from the root-word for bear urso, as bear bile contains the substance, is one of the secondary bile acids, which are metabolic byproducts of intestinal bacteria.

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I have granulomatous hepatitis, possibly primary biliary cirrhosis. Taking Actigall. ALK is going down - we do not have cause of PBC as yet, but...

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PBC is an idiopathic cause of liver granulomas, it is thought to be an autoimmune process that destroys the bile ducts of the liver and...

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My bariatric surgeon prescribed Actigall because I am experiencing bile reflux, diagnosed by endoscopy. I am experiencing difficulty with...

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Actigall acts on dissolving gall bladder stone(contains urodeoxycholic acid

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My son,57yrs. Old has just been prescribed actigall. He has congestive heart failure and has a valve in the back of his heart that pumps the blood...

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My son,57yrs. Old has just been prescribed actigall . He has congestive heart failure and has a valve in the back of his heart that pumps the blood...

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My bariatric surgeon prescribed Actigall because I am experiencing bile reflux , diagnosed by endoscopy . I am experiencing difficulty with...

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I have recently had a episode of upper right quadriant pain. After untrasound my doctor wantyed to remove my gall bladder. I am not in acute...

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My liver biopsies are consistent with autoimmune cholangiopathy/biliary cirrhosis. I am supposed to take actigall for its treatment. Is this the...

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i have had my gallbladder removed 4 years ago. My body steel has the same problems, maybe even worse.Itching so bad that it is painful, diarriea,...

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I have granulomatous hepatitis , possibly primary biliary cirrhosis . Taking Actigall . ALK is going down - we do not have cause of PBC as yet, but...

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