Food intolerance in functional bowel disorders.

  title={Food intolerance in functional bowel disorders.},
  author={Peter R. Gibson},
  journal={Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology},
  volume={26 Suppl 3},
BACKGROUND AND AIM Food-related symptoms are commonly described by patients with functional bowel disorders, but dietary change as an evidence-based therapy has not been part of routine management strategies. This reviews aims to discuss strategies commonly applied. METHOD Published literature was reviewed. RESULTS Traditional approaches involve elimination diets followed by placebo-controlled reintroduction of specific foods, which is tedious at best and not applied in routine practice… CONTINUE READING