What is Tauroursodeoxycholic Acid?

Category: Supplements

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Tauroursodeoxycholic acid (TUDCA) is a bile salt that is found naturally occurring in the body and is commonly used in treating cholestasis.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Tauroursodeoxycholic Acid

Side effect Patients
Elevated CPK enzymes 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Tauroursodeoxycholic Acid

Dosage Patients
250 mg daily 1
250 mg twice daily 1
1,000 mg twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Tauroursodeoxycholic Acid

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 2
Doctor's advice 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Tauroursodeoxycholic Acid

Duration

Currently taking Tauroursodeoxycholic Acid

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 2

Stopped taking Tauroursodeoxycholic Acid

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 2
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 2
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Tauroursodeoxycholic Acid.