Irritable Bowel Syndrome

IBS-Associated Chronic Pain: Formulation of Core Diagnostic Criteria

IBS-Associated Chronic Pain: Formulation of Core Diagnostic Criteria

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Public-private partnership initiative develops core diagnostic criteria for abdominal, pelvic, and urogenital pain associated with irritable bowel syndrome.

FDA to Review Trulance for IBS With Constipation in Adults

FDA to Review Trulance for IBS With Constipation in Adults

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The FDA has accepted the supplemental New Drug Application for Trulance for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with constipation.

Hypnotherapy for Pediatric IBS: Comparing Self-Administered, in-Office Therapy

Hypnotherapy for Pediatric IBS: Comparing Self-Administered, in-Office Therapy

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The efficiency of self-administered hypnotherapy is equivalent to that of in-office hypnotherapy in relieving pediatric irritable bowel syndrome or functional abdominal pain.

Probiotics May Improve Symptoms of Recurrent Abdominal Pain in Children

Probiotics May Improve Symptoms of Recurrent Abdominal Pain in Children

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Probiotics may alleviate pain in the short-term in children with recurrent abdominal pain.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Medication Linked to Pancreatitis

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Medication Linked to Pancreatitis

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The FDA is warning patients and healthcare professionals that Viberzi tablets should not be used in patients without a gallbladder due to an increased risk of developing serious pancreatitis

Upper Functional GI Disorders Often Overlap With IBS

Upper Functional GI Disorders Often Overlap With IBS

Most frequent upper functional GI disorders in IBS were functional dyspepsia, belching disorders

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