Common Gastrointestinal Disorders – Irritable Bowel Disease

IBS is the most common functional gastrointestinal disease and is considered one of the most typical diseases of civilization in developed countries.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), the most common form of Functional gastrointestinal diseases are considered to be one of the most typical diseases of civilization in developed countries. The incidence of these diseases is about 15-20% of the total population and is increasing year by year.

IBS is a functional disorder in which the bowel is usually structurally unremarkable, but there is an overreaction to stimuli, intestinal movement and secretion. It also has abnormal function and is often accompanied by systemic neurological symptoms. According to their characteristics, they are usually classified into four types: constipation, diarrhea, alternating diarrhea and constipation, and mucus.

Main Symptoms

Constipation, diarrhea, abdominal distension, abdominal pain, stool can be watery with bubbles or large amounts of mucus during diarrhea.

Treatment Options

The treatment of IBS focuses on regulating gastrointestinal functions and maintaining the microbial balance of the intestinal tract, which is the root cause of the disease. Patience is needed during the treatment. After the treatment has been adjusted to normal, it is also necessary to develop good eating and bowel habits and to maintain them in order to strengthen the Effectiveness. Don’t take laxatives or anti-diarrhea drugs indiscriminately in order not to aggravate the condition.

For constipation and diarrhea type IBS, clinical probiotics are often used in combination with appropriate prebiotics for adjustment to achieve a better therapeutic effect, its main role is to “rectify the bowel”, so that the intestinal micro-ecology to restore balance, the spleen, stomach and intestinal digestion and absorption function to restore, so that constipation, diarrhea, abdominal distension and abdominal pain can be relieved.

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