Ispaghula therapy in irritable bowel syndrome: improvement in overall well-being is related to reduction in bowel dissatisfaction.

@article{Jalihal1990IspaghulaTI,
  title={Ispaghula therapy in irritable bowel syndrome: improvement in overall well-being is related to reduction in bowel dissatisfaction.},
  author={A Jalihal and George Kurian},
  journal={Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology},
  year={1990},
  volume={5 5},
  pages={
          507-13
        }
}
  • A Jalihal, George Kurian
  • Published 1990
  • Medicine
  • Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology
  • This placebo controlled, double-blind, cross-over trial involving 20 patients was conducted to assess the effect of ispaghula husk on the major bowel symptoms and the whole gut transit time in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and to determine if changes in these parameters were related to global improvement. All 20 patients were interviewed at the end of the treatment periods and 14 patients kept concurrent daily records. Ispaghula therapy resulted in improvement in global symptoms and satisfying… CONTINUE READING

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