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This stage involved looking at how long after admission aperients were given, which aperients were given and how long after admission patients' were bowels opened.
From a Western botanical traditional approach, combining these bitters with herbal cholagogues, carminatives, antispasmodics, antimicrobials, anti-inflammatories, astringents, nerviness, adaptogens, antidiarrheals, and aperients (mild laxatives) can possibly address the multiplicity of IBS symptoms more effectively.
From a Western botanical traditional approach, combining these bitters with herbal cholago-gues, carminatives, antispasmodics, anti-microbials, anti-inflammatories, astringents, nerviness, adaptogens, antidiarrheals and aperients (mild laxatives) can possibly address the multiplicity of IBS symptoms more effectively.
His bowels are managed with aperients, and include a regimen of 150 mL of pear juice daily, with additional pear juice of 150 and 100 mL on four and three days of the week.
Twenty-three percent used complementary and self-initiated medications, which included vitamin and mineral supplements, aperients, analgesics, iron tablets, cold remedies, amino acid supplements, garlic, aloe vera and tea tree essential oil on a foot ulcer.