Rifaximin for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome – a drug safety evaluation

@article{Ponziani2016RifaximinFT,
  title={Rifaximin for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome – a drug safety evaluation},
  author={Francesca Romana Ponziani and Silvia Pecere and Loris Riccardo Lopetuso and Franco Scaldaferri and Giovanni Cammarota and Antonio Gasbarrini},
  journal={Expert Opinion on Drug Safety},
  year={2016},
  volume={15},
  pages={983 - 991}
}
ABSTRACT Introduction: Irritable bowel syndrome is a functional gastrointestinal disorder with a multifactorial etiology. Alterations of intestinal motility and immunity, gut-brain interactions, as well as gut microbiota dysbiosis contribute to the development of irritable bowel syndrome. Therefore, gut microbiota modulation by non-absorbable antibiotics is a therapeutic option in patients with IBS. Areas covered: Published articles including patients with irritable bowel syndrome reporting… 
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