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Posted by: Eugene | 2011/03/10

Gallstones

Is there an alternative treatment for gallstone beside going for an operation?

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Hallo Eugene
Gallstones often form because the gall bladder is not working correctly. You can "dissolve" it with medicines called chenodeoxycholic acids (CDCA) or ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA, ursodiol)but it may take 2 years or longer to work, and the stones may return after treatment ends.
Dr Bets

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Posted by: cYBERDOC | 2011/03/10

Hallo Eugene
Gallstones often form because the gall bladder is not working correctly. You can "dissolve" it with medicines called chenodeoxycholic acids (CDCA) or ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA, ursodiol)but it may take 2 years or longer to work, and the stones may return after treatment ends.
Dr Bets

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