"The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has launched a review of the six direct-acting antivirals approved for use in the European Union for treating chronic hepatitis C virus infection, the agency said today.
They are daclatasvir (Dak"...
Patients with the following conditions should be instructed to receive appropriate management measures: variceal bleeding, hepatic encephalopathy, ascites, in need of an urgent liver transplant or hepatic function deterioration [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
Caution has to be exercised to maintain the bile flow of the patients taking ursodiol.
Patients should be informed that absorption of URSO 250 and URSO Forte may be reduced if they are taking bile acid sequestering agents, such as cholestyramine and colestipol, aluminum-based antacids, or drugs known to alter the metabolism of cholesterol [see DRUG INTERACTIONS].
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/5/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Additional Urso Information
Urso - User Reviews
Urso User Reviews
Now you can gain knowledge and insight about a drug treatment with Patient Discussions.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Find the secrets to longer life.