Bile acids are used to dissolve gallstones and to treat cirrhosis by increasing the amount of ursodiol in the body.

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Bile Acids
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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Bile Acids

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Urso Forte
(ursodiol)
42
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URSODIOL 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.
Actigall
(ursodiol)
42
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URSODIOL 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.
Urso 250
(ursodiol)
42
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URSODIOL 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.
Ocaliva
17,114
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OBETICHOLIC ACID is a bile acid drug. This medicine treats primary biliary cholangitis or cirrhosis.
Cholbam
8,374
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Cholic acid is used to treat bile acid synthesis disorders. It is also used with other therapies to treat peroxisomal disorders. It is not a cure.
Kybella
N/A N/A See Prices

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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