UDCA

AcronymDefinition
UDCAUniversidad De Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales (Spanish: University of Applied and Environmental Sciences; Colombia)
UDCAUnlicensed Diabetes Care Assistant
UDCAUniversal Digital Camera Adapter (Opticron)
UDCAUpside Down Count Attitude (contract bridge)
UDCAUniversity District Community Association
UDCAUnion de Défense des Commerçants et des Artisans
UDCAUndesirable Discharge, Trial by Civil Authorities (US Navy)
UDCAUrso Deoxy Cholic Acid
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Ocaliva is indicated in the United States for the treatment of primary biliary cholangitis (PBC) in combination with ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) in adults with an inadequate response to UDCA, or as monotherapy in adults unable to tolerate UDCA.
In this study, we manufactured the novel functionalized nanospheres, namely, the UDCA-PA, by encapsulating hydrophobic UDCA with amphiphilic pullulan acetate nanosphere to enhance the dispersability in aqueous media.
Because the optimal type of treatment was not known, the managing physician was free to decide whether he would treat the patients with UDCA alone or combined with immunosuppressants.
Several drugs are currently being used in ALD, which include pentoxifylline, ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA), metadoxine, corticosteroids and some alternative medicines like Liv 52 and Silymarin but with varied success.
Ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) and tauroursodeoxycholic acid (TUDCA), drugs for primary biliary cirrhosis and other cholestatic disorders, act as chemical chaperones that alleviate ER stress and exert protective effects on retinal cells under conditions of hyperglycemia, retinal detachment, choroidal neovascularization, and light-induced retinal damage [26, 27].
After the clinical diagnosis the patient was treated with ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) and corticosteroids combination therapy with normalization of liver function tests in about six months.
Bandmann, "UDCA exerts beneficial effect on mitochondrial dysfunction in LRRK2 G2019S carriers and in vivo," Neurology, vol.
Ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA), a secondary bile acid, is reported to be hepatoprotective [125,126].
Accumulated evidence suggests an anticarcinogenic effect of hydrophilic bile acids such as ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA).
We explored aspects of their clinical presentations as well as their responses to ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) therapy.
Ocaliva was granted accelerated approval for the treatment of primary biliary cholangitis (PBC), previously known as primary biliary cirrhosis, in combination with ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) in adults with an inadequate response to UDCA or as monotherapy in adults unable to tolerate UDCA.
[7] Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Universidad de Ciencias Ambientales y Aplicadas (UDCA).