Ursodiol (Compounded) Rx
Starting At $1.89* per capsule

Ursodiol (Compounded) Rx

$1.89* per capsule
  • This medication is compounded by skilled VetRxDirect pharmacy technicians following strict regulations. A minimum amount per compounded medication of $59.99 is required. When an amount less than the minimum is purchased the difference will be added to your invoice.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What are Ursodiol Capsules for Dogs and Cats?

  • Ursodiol is a prescription medication that contains the naturally occurring bile acid, Ursodeoxycholic Acid.
  • Ursodiol works by dissolving cholesterol, preventing cholesterol absorption in the intestines, and preventing the production of cholesterol in the liver. This decreases the formation of gallstones.
  • Ursodiol also helps reduce excess levels of bile acids that may be harmful to the liver.

Why do cats and dogs use Ursodiol?

  • Your veterinarian may prescribe Ursodiol if your pet has been diagnosed with cholesterol-containing gallstones, chronic liver disease, or a similar condition.
  • Ursodiol may also be prescribed to help reduce inflammation associated with the gall bladder.

What else should I know about Ursodiol?

  • Ursodiol should not be given to rabbits, guinea pigs, or rodents.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Ursodiol?

  • One common, but not usually serious, side effect is diarrhea.

How do you use Ursodiol?

  • Ursodiol works best when given with food. Follow your veterinarian's directions.

What is in Ursodiol?

  • Ursodiol contains Ursodeoxycholic Acid, a naturally occuring bile acid.
  • Ursodeoxycholic Acid dissolves cholesterol, prevents cholesterol absorption in the intestines, and prevents the production of cholesterol in the liver.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • These Ursodiol capsules are a compounded medication. The ingredients will be mixed specially for your dog or cat in our pharmacy.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Ursodiol?

  • Dogs and cats may use Ursodiol for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.

Who makes these Ursodiol capsules?

  • These Ursodiol capsules are hand-made in our pharmacy.
  • There is a minimum charge of $59.99.
  • Shelf-life limits orders to a 170-day supply.