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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of URSO Forte Oral.

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Condition: Rare Progressive Liver Disease - Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
2/20/2012 8:38:08 AM

Reviewer: alice, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
urso for 12yrs has wk great cost went up had to go to ursodil not working well at all pls help

Condition: Rare Progressive Liver Disease - Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
11/29/2011 3:16:30 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Urso Forte for almost 3 years since being diagnosed. (500mg twice a day) and my blood work has been good. I do notice thinning hair as a side effect. I also have slight discomfort around by rib cage above the liver. Take advice and dont read then internet, and listen to your Drs. advice. Currently there are no other meds for this disease. I have contacted local NJ and PA hospitals t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Rare Progressive Liver Disease - Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
10/31/2011 10:52:03 PM

Reviewer: gamtn, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The meds have kept me at a stage 3, I am very happy with that. Side effects are hair loss, dry mouth & eyes, nausea if not taken with a meal. On occasion when my drug benefits run out, I have purchased this drug from a Canadian pharmacy, it is about half the price as in the US.

Condition: Rare Progressive Liver Disease - Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
6/9/2011 8:55:26 AM

Reviewer: madfeline, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am very happy with the effectiveness of this drug. It has lowered my alkaline phosphatase and ast and alt to normal levels

Condition: Rare Progressive Liver Disease - Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
9/20/2010 1:33:04 AM

Reviewer: mrschris, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i was diagnosed with PBC bout 15 yrs ago. i have severe itching (Pruritus)24/7, cotton mouth, hair loss. had to go to Drs.every 6mths for check ups i never had a normal check up. levels were always elevated. now my biggest problem is i have no insurance and i can't afford my meds 2 keep it from progressing cause it cost over $400 mthly w/o insurance. i can't seem 2 get any help from anyone ... Show Full Comment

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