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Generic Name
Ursodiol (ursodeoxycholic acid; UDCA)
Trade Name
Actigall
Risk Category
B
  • Controlled studies done on animals in reproduction do not indicate risk to the fetus.
  • No adequate and well-controlled studies done on pregnant women.
FDA Pregnancy Risk Categories

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Indication
Indication
  • prophylaxis and treatment of gall stones, chronic hepatitis, and liver transplant rejection.
  • Fetal Risk
    Fetal Risk
  • No fetal adverse effects in animals.
  • no adequate human data available, but no fetal adverse effects have been reported when the drug was used throughout pregnancy. It decreases the complications of cholestasis in pregnancy especially prematurity and stillbirth.
  • Breast Feeding
    Breast Feeding
  • Unknown excretion into breast milk.
  • Problems have not been documented in humans.
  • Other Trade Names
     
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