[Effect of ear mushroom (Auricularia) on functional constipation].

BACKGROUND/AIMS Constipation is one of the most prevalent gastrointestinal complaints. High fiber intake is recommended as an initial therapy for constipation. Ear mushroom is known to have higher fiber contents about 50% than other mushroom. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of fiber supplements using ear mushrooms on the improvement of… CONTINUE READING