The symptoms of STC rats were significantly relieved at the 30th day after feeding bisacodyl, because the number of defecations increased, dry weight of feces decreased and the intestinal transit time
 Poor gut contractility and slow intestinal transit times
in ICU patients also involve inhibitory neurotransmitters such as nitric oxide and vasoactive intestinal peptide, as well as tachykinins such as substance P and the neurokinin family.
Stool form has been found to better correlate to intestinal transit time
than stool frequency, even when altered by laxatives or constipating agents (Saad et al.
A familiar example of these "structure/function claims" is the claim that calcium "helps build strong bones." But Dannon made perhaps the most high-profile recent claim--that its Activia yogurt "relieves temporary irregularity" and helps with "slow intestinal transit time
." This claim was illustrated on the label by a downward arrow over a slender abdomen.
Among the terms: the company agreed to stop claiming that Activia relieves temporary irregularity or helps with slow intestinal transit time
unless the ad explains that you'd have to eat three servings a day to see any benefit.
Eating more vegetables - in particular raw vegetables - can cut down on intestinal transit time
and help with constipation.
Eating more vegetables--in particular raw vegetables--can cut down on intestinal transit time
and help with constipation.
Dannon may not claim that Activia yogurt will relieve temporary irregularity or help with slow intestinal transit time
, unless the claim is not misleading and the ad conveys that three servings of Activia yogurt must be eaten each day to obtain these benefits.
The rate and extent of absorption are affected by many factors including the physicochemical properties of the drug, and factors which vary between and within individuals such as concomitantly administered drugs and food, co-morbid disease and disease severity, gastric pH and the rate of gastric emptying, intestinal transit time
, maturity of the intestinal mucosa, biliary function, intestinal and hepatic first-pass metabolism, the expression of drug transporters and microbial colonisation.
Intestinal motility: Intestinal transit time
was measured with the method of CYTED (CYTED 1995) in thirty male NGP mice with an average weight of 22.06 [+ or -] 0.58 g, divided in three groups.
Yogurt and cheese may be especially valuable for very sensitive children, since the firmer textures of these foods delay gastric emptying and intestinal transit time
, which results in fewer symptoms.
After performing an abdominal computarized tomography, a midgut volvulus was diagnosed and later confirmed by an intestinal transit time
. The patient was discharged with out symptoms after medical treatment and an elective procedure was scheduled (Ladd procedure) and to reduce the risk of volvulus and intestinal ischemia.