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Ursodiol Coupon - Ursodiol 250mg tablet

Generic Actigall, Urso 250, Urso Forte

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. Compare bile acids.
Ursodiol Coupon - Ursodiol 250mg tablet

Check Your Prescription: Ursodiol is a generic alternative to Urso tablets and Actigall capsules. Learn More

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Ursodiol Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checks on your progress. It may take months of therapy to get the right response. Your doctor or health care professional will schedule tests to see if your gallstones are dissolving or if your liver problem is improving. You may also need blood work done while you are taking this medicine to check that your liver is working properly. Report continued or worsened nausea, vomiting, or abdominal pain to your doctor.

Antacids may interfere with the absorption of this medicine. Take this medicine at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after an antacid dose.

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Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

Bladder pain

bloody or cloudy urine

difficult, burning, or painful urination

dizziness

fast heartbeat

frequent urge to urinate

indigestion

lower back or side pain

severe nausea

skin rash or itching over the entire body

stomach pain

vomiting

weakness

Less common

Black, tarry stools

chest pain

chills or fever

cough

pinpoint red spots on the skin

severe or continuing stomach pain

sore throat or swollen glands

sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth

unusual bleeding or bruising

unusual tiredness or weakness

Incidence not known

Clay-colored stools

dark urine

difficulty with swallowing

headache

hives or welts

hoarseness

large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs

loss of appetite

nausea

redness of the skin

slow or irregular breathing

tightness in the chest

unpleasant breath odor

yellow eyes or skin

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common

Back pain

body aches or pain

congestion

constipation

general feeling of discomfort or illness

heartburn

loss of voice

muscle aches

muscle or bone pain

pain, swelling, or redness in the joints

runny nose

sweating

trouble sleeping

Less common

Diarrhea

Rare

Worsening psoriasis

Incidence not known

Acid or sour stomach

belching bloating or swelling of face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet

difficulty with moving

rapid weight gain

stomach discomfort or upset

tingling of the hands or feet

unusual weight gain or loss

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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