Cholagogue - a substance that increases the release of bile into the duodenum.
There are cholagogue stimulates the production of bile by the liver (Cholesecretica) and contributing to the release of bile into the intestine (Cholagoga).
Active zhelchegonnoe means are products containing bile acids (see) and bile - halogen (see Dehydrocholic acid), deholin (see), allohol (see), holenzim (see). Choleretic action of these substances is strong, but short (1 to 3 hours). Most of them apply inside and deholin - intravenous (when parenteral introduction, it may cause lower blood pressure, aetiology, hemolysis). Synthetic cholagogue in Russia resolved to apply oxygenated (see), tsikvalon, nikodin (see); from zhelchegonnoe means of plant origin - berberine (see), holosas (see), holagol (see) and other Most zhelchegonnyh funds have a combined effect, amplifying secretion of bile and facilitating its entry into intestine. Some drugs have simultaneously anti-inflammatory (tsikvalon) and antibacterial (nikodin) effect.
Cholagogue prescribed for various diseases of liver, gall bladder and bile ducts. Due cholagogue increase the flow of bile in a gall ways warns climbing infection and reduces the intensity of the inflammatory process. Preparations containing bile bile acids, appoint the endogenous failure of bile acids. Cholagogue contraindicated in acute hepatitis (to avoid overloading the liver cells) with the blockage of the bile ducts. The secretion of bile from the gallbladder to the intestine can help antispasmodic agents - papaverine (see), relaxing the sphincter of Oddi, and salts (magnesium sulfate), cause when entering the duodenum (the probe) reflex gallbladder emptying.