Pharmacological action


active substance "Ursofalk" is ursodeoxycholic acid.Under the action of the drug decreases the formation of cholesterol in the liver and increase gastric secretion.It promotes the excretion of cholesterol from gallstones, followed by their decrease.

indications in use of the drug


Ā«Ursofalk" is used to dissolve konkrementnyh formations in the gallbladder.It is also an indication for admission are biliary reflux gastritis and primary biliary cirrhosis (in the absence of signs of decompensation). drug "Ursofalk" comes in the form of capsules and suspensions (complete with a measuring spoon).

Instructions for use


dosage of the drug depends on the patient's weight.Children as well as adults, the body weight of less than 34 kg should take the drug in the form of a suspension.

to dissolve stones in the gall bladder "Ursofalk" admi
nistered 1 time a day at bedtime.The dosage is 10 mg per 1 kg of patient weight.So, a person weighing up to 60 kg take 2 capsules weighing 61-80 kg - 3, weighing 81-100 kg - 4 capsules "Ursofalk."Patients weighing over 100 kg of the drug administered 5 capsules.

duration of therapy with stones in the gall of 6-12 months.At the same time in order to prevent the recurrence of stones drug use is still a few months after the disappearance of the stones.When taken as a suspension of the calculation is made on the basis of body weight.

daily dose in primary biliary cirrhosis is 10-15 mg / kg body weight.In the first 3 months drug "Ursofalk" taken 2-3 times per day.Upon receipt of the positive results and improving hepatic parameters can switch to receive one daily dose once a day, in the evening.In the case of deterioration, the dosage can be temporarily reduced to 1 capsule or 1 tablespoon per day.

When biliary reflux gastritis take 1 capsule or 1 scoop suspension at bedtime.Treatment lasts from 2 weeks to 6 months, sometimes up to 2 years. 1 capsule and 1 scoop contains 250 mg of the drug.


Contraindications The drug is contraindicated in non-operation when the gall bladder, liver cirrhosis in the stage of decompensation, violations expressed in the pancreas, liver and kidneys."Ursofalk" is not prescribed for acute inflammatory bowel disease, gall bladder and ducts.The drug should not be taken at rentgenopolozhelnyh rocks - the formation of a high-calcium during pregnancy and lactation as well as intolerance to the components of the tool.

Reviews


drug "Ursofalk" helps dissolve gallstones.According to the guest, after a month of treatment with repeated ultrasound shows a significant reduction in the size of the stone.Do not take "Ursofalk" independently, without the advice of a doctor, because the rocks may contain large amounts of calcium, causing serious complications and problems.The suspension "Ursofalk" has a pleasant mint flavor, children tolerate the use of its good.