What is Urea Cycle Disorders?

Urea cycle disorders are genetic conditions that affect the enzymes in your body's urea cycle—how your body removes ammonia from the blood stream. Urea cycle disoders can be more or less severe depending on the part of the cycle and the enzymes affected.

Changes to your diet can help, including some supplements, and sodium phenylbutyrate (Buphenyl) is the most common prescription treatment.

Popular Urea Cycle Disorders Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price
Enzyme Replacement Therapies 4,928 See Prices
Enzyme Replacement Therapies 266 See Prices
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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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