Novel sequential stress model for functional dyspepsia: Efficacy of the herbal preparation STW5.

BACKGROUND Many screening procedures for agents with potential usefulness in functional dyspepsia (FD) rely on animals exposed to stress early in life (neonatal maternal separation, NMS) or in adulthood (restraint stress, RS). PURPOSE Since many clinical cases of FD have been associated with stress in early life followed by stress in adulthood, a… CONTINUE READING