Hi, I was diagnosed with pbc on Monday and have been started on Ursodeoxycholic acid 1250mg a day,feel a bit scared....
I've just been diagnosed with pbc, after a positive Ana blood test and liver biopsy and I collect the Ursodeoxycholic acid tomorrow, i just w...
Hi all, I had my TP 2 years ago. I feel pretty good but my LFTS have become raised & there are some signs of fibrosis returning....
Treatment for gallstones
Hey, Just had my second scan which still shows gallstones. My consultant has prescribed Ursodeoxycholic acid for 6 months, in the hope that t...
Maybe I shouldn’t post OCALIVA side effects. I’m hoping everyone here knows them
OCALIVA can cause serious side effects including: Worsening of liver problems, liver failure, in some cases leading to death, have happened i...
Liver drug trialled in Parkinson’s patients in UK trial
Clinical trial will assess the safety and tolerability in Parkinson’s patients to ursodeoxycholic acid ( UDCA ) – a drug which is hoped could...
Liver drug trialled in Parkinson’s patients as novel treatment approach
A drug which has been used to treat liver disease for over 30 years is being trialled in patients with Parkinson’s Disease to determine its s...
Newly diagnosed to PBC - help please
Hi, Firstly may I say how relieved I am to find a this community, foundation for PBC as a daughter of a newly diagnosed mother. Last week my ...
Can anyone tell me please can I drink cranberry juice whilst taking urso ?...
Hi. My name is Louise and I am 39 yrs old and was told after a liver biopsy that I either have PBC or autoimmune hepatitis....
Non -responder to ursodeoxycholic acid
Hi everyone So I saw my consultant on 18th June and he told me I’m not responding to urso !!!...
Is Grapefruit safe to eat with certain medication
I've been diagnosed with PBC & AIH and therefore have a mixture of tablets to take....
Is it safe to eat Grapefruit while taking certain medication?
Autoimmune Liver Disease No one to talk to...
Hi guys, after recent tests it turns out I have Liver Cirrhosis. I am on 5mg Prednisolone and Ursodeoxycholic Acid and Azathioprine 100mg....
What PBC does to your brain - new research
We know that people with bad fatigue or " brain fog " or clumsiness who are in early stage PBC, or who have raised AMA but " normal liver fun...
Obeticholic approved in England, Wales and Northern Ireland
Great news for many people who have PBC and are either intolerant or insuffitiently responsive to Ursodeoxycholic acid....
BILE REFLUX ---- Article in the New York Times
The main culprit is bile reflux, a back-up of digestive fluid that is supposed to remain in the small intestine, where it aids the digestion ...
I read this today on the Australian and Nz pbc website and found it very informative with info I never understood so am sharing here URSODEOX...
I have received a letter today from the consultant which says i have primary biliary cirrhosis and recieved a prescription for ursodeoxycholi...
So been to the hospital now, thanks for the tip about taking a book, it was needed, PBC diagnosis confirmed and put me straight on ursodeoxyc...
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