Drugs in R & D

, Volume 2, Issue 4, pp 281–283 | Cite as

Ursodeoxycholic Acid

Actigall, Urso®, Ursobilane, Ursochol, Ursodesoxycholic Acid, Ursodiol, Ursolite, Ursolvan®
Section 2: Depatitis C Adis R&D Profile
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Keywords

Bile Acid Primary Biliary Cirrhosis Ursodeoxycholic Acid Intrahepatic Cholestasis Urso 

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