UDCA – Ursodeoxycholic Acid for Parkinson’s – the facts

UDCA – Ursodeoxycholic Acid for Parkinson’s – the facts
What is UDCA and why is this a potential therapy for Parkinson's?  UDCA, or Ursodeoxycholic Acid, is a bile acid which occurs naturally in the body and is secreted into the small intestine helping the body digest fats and, in the form of the drug Ursidiol, is used to dissolve gallstones. Originally used to treat cirrhosis of the liver, researchers found ... read more
Source: The Cure Parkinson’s TrustPublished on 2019-07-09