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Research & Reviews  10,003 results

Clinical aspects of a large group of adults with Angelman syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.61940
American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A REFERENCES; den Besten I, de Jong RF et. al.

Oct 27th, 2020 - Descriptions of the clinical features of Angelman syndrome (AS) have mainly been focused on children. Here, we describe the evolution of the clinical phenotypes of AS in adulthood, using clinical data from 95 individuals (mean age 31.6 years, medi...

Microbiota profile and efficacy of probiotic supplementation on laxation in adults affe...
https://doi.org/10.1002/mgg3.1535
Molecular Genetics & Genomic Medicine References; Alyousif Z, Miller JL et. al.

Oct 26th, 2020 - Probiotics may provide a benefit for adults with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) experiencing constipation. The primary aim was to determine if Bifidobacterium animalis ssp. lactis B94 (B.lactis B94) improves stool frequency, with secondary aims of st...

Coccygodynia Due to a Sacrococcygeal Anomaly: A Rare Cause of Constipation.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002266
Pediatric Emergency Care; García Sánchez P, de Ceano Vivas la Calle M et. al.

Oct 26th, 2020 - We report a case of an uncommon sacrococcygeal anomaly in a healthy girl initially presenting to the emergency department with coccygodynia and a past history of longstanding constipation. The clinical evolution was satisfactory once the bony anom...

Validity and Reliability of the Computer-Administered Routine Opioid Outcome Monitoring...
https://doi.org/10.1093/pm/pnaa297
Pain Medicine (Malden, Mass.); Picco L, Middleton M et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - The Routine Opioid Outcome Monitoring (ROOM) tool measures outcomes with opioids using an established framework which includes domains such as pain, mood, opioid use disorder, alcohol use, and constipation. This study aims to validate and establis...

Which factors are associated with anal incontinence after obstetric anal sphincter injury?
https://doi.org/10.1002/uog.23525
Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology : the Official Journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology; Speksnijder L, Oom DMJ et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2020 - Obstetric anal sphincter injury (OASI) is an important factor in the etiology of anal incontinence. This study aimed to evaluate whether anal sphincter defects, levator avulsion or levator ballooning after OASI is associated with severity of anal ...

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Guidelines  69 results

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...

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.

Ardelyx Receives FDA Approval For Ibsrela® (Tenapanor), An NHE3 Sodium Transport Inhibitor, For The Treatment Of Irritable Bowel Syndrome With Constipation
http://ir.ardelyx.com/news-releases/news-release-details/ardelyx-receives-fda-approval-ibsrelar-tenapanor-nhe3-sodium

Sep 10th, 2019 - Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARDX), a specialized biopharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative first-in-class medicines to improve treatment for people with cardiorenal diseases, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration h...

Efficacy of Drugs in Chronic Idiopathic Constipation: a Systematic Review & Network Meta-Analysis
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/langas/article/PIIS2468-1253(19)30246-8/fulltext
The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Luthra P,et al

Aug 28th, 2019 - There are several drugs available for the treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation, but their relative efficacy is unclear because there have been no head-to-head randomised controlled trials. We did a network meta-analysis to compare the effi...

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Drugs  4,309 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  14,709 results

Clinical aspects of a large group of adults with Angelman syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.61940
American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A REFERENCES; den Besten I, de Jong RF et. al.

Oct 27th, 2020 - Descriptions of the clinical features of Angelman syndrome (AS) have mainly been focused on children. Here, we describe the evolution of the clinical phenotypes of AS in adulthood, using clinical data from 95 individuals (mean age 31.6 years, medi...

Microbiota profile and efficacy of probiotic supplementation on laxation in adults affe...
https://doi.org/10.1002/mgg3.1535
Molecular Genetics & Genomic Medicine References; Alyousif Z, Miller JL et. al.

Oct 26th, 2020 - Probiotics may provide a benefit for adults with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) experiencing constipation. The primary aim was to determine if Bifidobacterium animalis ssp. lactis B94 (B.lactis B94) improves stool frequency, with secondary aims of st...

Coccygodynia Due to a Sacrococcygeal Anomaly: A Rare Cause of Constipation.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002266
Pediatric Emergency Care; García Sánchez P, de Ceano Vivas la Calle M et. al.

Oct 26th, 2020 - We report a case of an uncommon sacrococcygeal anomaly in a healthy girl initially presenting to the emergency department with coccygodynia and a past history of longstanding constipation. The clinical evolution was satisfactory once the bony anom...

Stool softener laxative - docusate sodium capsule, liquid filled-CVS Pharmacy
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=e8a5b43a-beb4-4dec-af9c-d152d9fce3b7

Oct 25th, 2020 - for temporary relief of occasional constipation and irregularity this product generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hoursStool softener laxative

Gentle laxative - bisacodyl suppository suppository-Unipack, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=e2824884-515a-4a87-bffe-c9d0e97c6c8b

Oct 25th, 2020 - Uses - For temporarily relief of occasional constipation and irregularity -This product generally produces bowel movement in 15 minutes to 1 hour

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News  559 results

Fast Five Quiz: Opioid-Induced Constipation
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/938986_3

Oct 14th, 2020 - Normal bowel function necessitates coordinated motility, mucosal transport, and defecation reflexes. Opioids impede these processes throughout the entire gastrointestinal system. Opioid-induced constipation specifically results from disordered ana...

Fast Five Quiz: Opioid-Induced Constipation
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/938986

Oct 14th, 2020 - Opioid-induced constipation is the most common and debilitating gastrointestinal side effect related to opioid therapy. Nearly all individuals who take opioids will experience some degree of opioid-induced constipation. Symptoms may include signif...

NICE Approves Naldemedine for Opioid-induced Constipation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/936644

Aug 31st, 2020 - NICE has approved naldemedine as an option for treating opioid-induced constipation in adults after laxative treatment. The evidence submitted by the company to support the recommendation for naldemedine included findings from four trials (COMPOSE...

Healthy Diets Inversely Linked to Early Parkinson's Symptoms
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/936125

Aug 20th, 2020 - Adherence to dietary patterns that emphasize vegetables, fruits, nuts, and grains, such as in the Mediterranean diet, is inversely associated with prodromal features of Parkinson's disease (PD), including constipation, excessive daytime sleepiness...

FDA Drug Approvals, Internal Medicine — 2020 Midyear Review
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/935373

Aug 13th, 2020 - Gastroenterology Pizensy (lactitol) Lactitol exerts an osmotic effect, causing an influx of water into the small intestine that results in a laxative effect in the colon. It is indicated for adults with chronic idiopathic constipation . Approval w...

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Patient Education  105 results see all →