Review: could Ursodiol cause Blood Bilirubin Increased?


Blood bilirubin increased is found among people who take Ursodiol, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Acyclovir, and have Prophylaxis . We study 3,717 people who have side effects while taking Ursodiol from FDA and social media. Among them, 109 have Blood bilirubin increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood bilirubin increased and more.

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Ursodiol has active ingredients of ursodiol. It is often used in biliary cirrhosis primary. (latest outcomes from Ursodiol 4,695 users)

Blood Bilirubin Increased

Blood bilirubin increased has been reported by people with high blood pressure, hiv infection, hepatitis c, preventive health care, pulmonary hypertension (latest reports from 28,885 Blood bilirubin increased patients).

On Oct, 18, 2016

3,717 people reported to have side effects when taking Ursodiol.
Among them, 109 people (2.93%) have Blood Bilirubin Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ursodiol cause Blood bilirubin increased?

Time on Ursodiol when people have Blood Bilirubin Increased *:

  • < 1 month: 75.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Blood Bilirubin Increased when taking Ursodiol *:

  • female: 40.74 %
  • male: 59.26 %

Age of people who have Blood Bilirubin Increased when taking Ursodiol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2.15 %
  • 10-19: 3.23 %
  • 20-29: 5.38 %
  • 30-39: 5.38 %
  • 40-49: 16.13 %
  • 50-59: 27.96 %
  • 60+: 39.78 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prophylaxis (12 people, 11.01%)
  • Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (6 people, 5.50%)
  • Hepatitis B (6 people, 5.50%)
  • Hepatic Neoplasm Malignant (6 people, 5.50%)
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Haemoglobinuria (4 people, 3.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Acyclovir (20 people, 18.35%)
  • Lasix (18 people, 16.51%)
  • Levofloxacin (13 people, 11.93%)
  • Allopurinol (13 people, 11.93%)
  • Lactulose (12 people, 11.01%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased (34 people, 31.19%)
  • Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased (33 people, 30.28%)
  • Alanine Aminotransferase Increased (33 people, 30.28%)
  • Jaundice (20 people, 18.35%)
  • Pyrexia (17 people, 15.60%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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