Can we use udiliv 300 (twice daily) continously for many years as there is a fatty liver problem with me.I am 81 kg in weight and my height is 176 cms.

Question (Posted on :  27 Jan 2009 )


Can we use udiliv 300 (twice daily) continously for many years as there is a fatty liver problem with me.I am 81 kg in weight and my height is 176 cms.

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 27 Jan 2009 )


Udliv contains ursodeoxycholic acid. It that is indicated for gall bladder stones and chronic cholestatic liver disease due to gall bladder problems. It is not for use in fatty liver do to other causes as it does not have any effect. On long term use it can cause hair loss and joint/muscle pains.


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