Ursodiol Oral Capsule 300Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Ursodiol: Oral capsule (300mg)

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Ursodiol 300mg Cap
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: WATSON 3159 
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Ursodiol 300mg Cap
Lannett Co Inc
Pill Identification: LOGO LANNETT 1326 
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Ursodiol 300mg Cap
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 9380 93 9380 
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Ursodiol 300mg Cap
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Ursodiol 300mg Cap
Epic Pharma LLC
Pill Identification: E503 E503 

What is this Medicine?

URSODIOL (ER soe dye ol) helps dissolve gallstones in patients who cannot have or who do not need gallbladder surgery. This medicine is also useful for certain liver diseases of adults, children and infants.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Actigall: Oral capsule (300mg)
CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Ursodiol: Oral capsule(300mg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Ursodiol 300mg Capsule

NDC: 005913159
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Cholelithiasis, Gallstone Prophylaxis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Pruritus, Intrahepatic Cholestasis Of Pregnancy (ICP), Cystic Fibrosis, Non-alcoholic Steatosis-hepatitis (NASH)

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Ursodiol 300mg Capsule
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Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: WATSON 3159 
Shape: capsule
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Ursodiol 300mg Capsule

Vomiting Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Upset Stomach Incidence:
8.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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