irritable bowel syndrome

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Synonyms for irritable bowel syndrome

recurrent abdominal pain and diarrhea (often alternating with periods of constipation)

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Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited and Yuhan Corporation are the companies involved in Irritable Bowel Syndrome therapeutics development discussed in this H1 2015 research report.
As far as treatment for constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome goes, bulking agents such as fiber and psyllium improve colonic transit and ease stool passage.
Epidemiology of colonic symptoms and the irritable bowel syndrome.
Norma McGough, a dietician at Coeliac UK, said, 'We are concerned about the number of people who think they have a wheat allergy or irritable bowel syndrome when they may well have coeliac disease which needs to be diagnosed properly and managed by a medical team.
That can indicate whether a patient is suffering from a bowel disorder, which impairs the digestion of medication used to treat diabetes, irritable bowel syndrome and Aids.
of Philadelphia reported that in her study population of patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), each had spent an average of $258 for the GI disorder in the past 3 months.
Lake Forest, IL) executed an exclusive option with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB) (Galveston, TX) to license patent applications covering the use of oral luminally active anti-inflammatory drugs, such as orBec (oral beclomethasone diproprionate), for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome.
Lotronex, which treats irritable bowel syndrome, was pulled when side effects forced some patients to have portions of their colons removed.
The purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of a holistic intervention approach to the management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).
You may have other health issues that are the cause of your GI symptoms such as hemorrhoids, irritable bowel syndrome, or food allergies.
For people suffering from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), however, even small meals can have extremely distressing consequences.
Additional causes of constipation include medications, irritable bowel syndrome, abuse of laxatives, and specific diseases.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Pipeline Review, H2 2012', provides an overview of the Irritable Bowel Syndrome therapeutic pipeline.