URSOSAN 50 tabs, 250 mg

URSOSAN 50 tabs, 250 mg
 Active component: Ursodeoxycholic acid

Form release: 5
0 tabs, 250 mg

ManufacturerCzech Republic, Pro.Med.Cs Praha AS

Dosage form: capsules, oral suspension

Pharmacological properties of the drug UROSAN:
Ursodeoxycholic acid after insertion into the membrane of hepatocytes, it helps stabilize the structure protects hepatic cells, induces cholepoiesis rich bicarbonates; inhibits absorption of lipophilic bile acids in the intestine.
It is used in medicine Urosan cholesterol stones in the gallbladder (elsi can not be removed by surgery or enddoskopicheskimi) izofagite biliary reflux and reflux gastritis, toxic liver damage, acute hepatitis. biliary dyskinesia, cystic fibrosis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, primary biliary cirrhosis. 

Ursosan has these effects:
hepatoprotective (liver cell membrane stabilizes and increases the resistance to damaging factors);
anticholestatic and choleretic (increases the passage of bile and excretion of toxic bile acids through the intestines);
immunomodulatory (reduce autoantibody production and reduces immunopathological reactions);
litholytic (dissolves cholesterol stones and prevents the formation of new ones);
cholesterol-lowering (decreases the saturation of bile with cholesterol due to inhibition of its absorption in the intestine, suppression of synthesis in the liver and reduce the secretion into bile);
antiapoptotic (reduces programmed cell death of the liver);
antifibrotic (reduces synthesis of connective tissue in the liver).
The duration of treatment :
chronic viral hepatitis types B and C - daily for 2-6 months;
cholelithiasis - daily for 8-18 months;
chronic cholestatic liver disease (primary sclerosing cholangitis, primary biliary cirrhosis) - daily for 2-3 years or more.
Thus, the average dose - 10-15 mg / kg (2-3 capsules) per day, and duration of treatment of chronic diseases of the hepatobiliary system - from 2 months to several years, and to achieve an optimal result is important continuity and duration of treatment .
Ursosan almost shows no side effects, so it can be used over a long period in adults and in children under the age of 3 years. This is especially important because the treatment of primary sclerosing cholangitis and primary biliary cirrhosis - life.