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Research & Reviews  10,561 results

Early adverse life events and post-traumatic stress disorder in patients with constipat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14195
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Hendrix J, Ranginani D et. al.

Jun 14th, 2021 - Early adverse life events (EALs) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are associated with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Disordered defecation (DD) presents with symptoms of IBS or functional constipation (FC) and is associated with psycholo...

Spore-forming Bacillus coagulans SNZ 1969 improved intestinal motility and constipation...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodres.2021.110428
Food Research International (Ottawa, Ont.); Kang S, Park MY et. al.

Jun 13th, 2021 - The spore-forming Bacillus coagulans has attracted attention for their therapeutic action in the colon. However, the mechanism of this action remains unclear. In this study, healthy subjects with mild intermittent constipation were supplemented wi...

Letermovir in lung transplant recipients with cytomegalovirus infection: A retrospectiv...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms22115845
American Journal of Transplantation : Official Journal Of... Veit T, Munker D et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Indirect evidence has determined the possibility that microplastics (MP) induce constipation, although direct scientific proof for constipation induction in animals remains unclear. To investigate whether oral administration of polystyrene (PS)-MP...

Distinct basal brain functional activity and connectivity in the emotional-arousal netw...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PSY.0000000000000958
Psychosomatic Medicine; Li G, Zhang W et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Functional constipation (FC) is a common gastrointestinal disorder. Anxiety and/or depressive disorders are common in patients with FC (FCAD). Brain dysfunction may play a role in FC, but the contribution of comorbid anxiety and/or depression in p...

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Guidelines  73 results

European society of neurogastroenterology and motility guidelines on functional constip...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.13762
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Serra J, Pohl D et. al.

Nov 22nd, 2019 - Chronic constipation is a common disorder with a reported prevalence ranging from 3% to 27% in the general population. Several management strategies, including diagnostic tests, empiric treatments, and specific treatments, have been developed. Our...

Update on the Management of Constipation
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2754106
JAMA Wald A

Nov 16th, 2019 - Chronic constipation is very common. The most recent estimate of clinician visits attributable to constipation were from 2001 to 2004 and reported more than 8 million clinician visits in the United States, with most occurring in adult primary care...

Medical Management of Opioid-Induced Constipation.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2019.15852
JAMA Rao VL, Micic D et. al.

Nov 4th, 2019 - Medical Management of Opioid-Induced Constipation.|2019|Rao VL,Micic D,Davis AM,|adverse effects,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,analogs & derivatives,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,drug therapy,therapeutic use,

Chronic Constipation: New Insights, Better Outcomes?
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31609241
Lancet Gastroenterology Hepatology; Schiller LR

Oct 31st, 2019 - Constipation is a symptom that affects around 11-20% of the adult population yearly. Most physicians consider infrequency of defecation as a hallmark of constipation. However, most patients view excessive straining as the biggest component of cons...

A Comparison of the Efficacy of Enema Solutions in Pediatric Emergency Department Patients
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31594739
Journal of Emergency Medicine; Anderson J,et al

Oct 4th, 2019 - Children presenting to pediatric emergency departments (EDs) are frequently given enemas for relief of constipation symptoms; there is very little literature guiding solution selection.

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Drugs  4,679 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  15,999 results

Early adverse life events and post-traumatic stress disorder in patients with constipat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14195
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Hendrix J, Ranginani D et. al.

Jun 14th, 2021 - Early adverse life events (EALs) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are associated with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Disordered defecation (DD) presents with symptoms of IBS or functional constipation (FC) and is associated with psycholo...

Spore-forming Bacillus coagulans SNZ 1969 improved intestinal motility and constipation...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodres.2021.110428
Food Research International (Ottawa, Ont.); Kang S, Park MY et. al.

Jun 13th, 2021 - The spore-forming Bacillus coagulans has attracted attention for their therapeutic action in the colon. However, the mechanism of this action remains unclear. In this study, healthy subjects with mild intermittent constipation were supplemented wi...

Letermovir in lung transplant recipients with cytomegalovirus infection: A retrospectiv...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms22115845
American Journal of Transplantation : Official Journal Of... Veit T, Munker D et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Indirect evidence has determined the possibility that microplastics (MP) induce constipation, although direct scientific proof for constipation induction in animals remains unclear. To investigate whether oral administration of polystyrene (PS)-MP...

Distinct basal brain functional activity and connectivity in the emotional-arousal netw...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PSY.0000000000000958
Psychosomatic Medicine; Li G, Zhang W et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Functional constipation (FC) is a common gastrointestinal disorder. Anxiety and/or depressive disorders are common in patients with FC (FCAD). Brain dysfunction may play a role in FC, but the contribution of comorbid anxiety and/or depression in p...

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News  925 results

How Do Three Natural Remedies for Chronic Constipation Measure Up?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952861

Jun 10th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - When it comes to natural remedies for chronic constipation, kiwifruit, psyllium fiber and prunes all significantly improve constipation symptoms, but kiwifruit has the fewest side effects and is most liked by patients, ...

Oncologists: You Know Your $#!+
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952307

Jun 1st, 2021 - Cancer being what it is, I would imagine that all oncologists end up becoming expert managers of pain medications. At our current level of technology, opiates are frequently going to enter that equation, and opiates mean constipation. The result o...

Things Pediatric Hospitalists Do for No Reason
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951597

May 20th, 2021 - Converge 2021 session Quinonez then discussed the frequent pediatric complaint of constipation. He stated that abdominal x-rays for evaluation of “stool burden” are not reliable, and x-rays are recommended against in both U.S. and British guidelin...

MHRA Warns Against Mixing PEG Laxatives and Starch-based Thickeners
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950162

Apr 28th, 2021 - The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a drug safety update on the use of polyethylene glycol (PEG)-based laxatives together with starch-based thickeners. The MHRA has warned about a potentially harmful interacti...

Dramatic Rise in Use of Drugs for Opioid-Induced Constipation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949995

Apr 26th, 2021 - A call for more appropriate use of a new class of drugs for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation (OIC) has been issued by researchers who found that the number of Medicare beneficiaries who use these drugs, as well as associated costs, soa...

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Patient Education  99 results see all →