Probiotics in the management of irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Probiotics

abstract

  • Clearly, some probiotics have considerable potential in the management of IBS and IBD; however, the benefits are strain specific. High-quality trials of probiotics in gastrointestinal disorders as well as laboratory investigations of their mechanism of action are required in order to understand who responds and why.

publication date

  • March 2013

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/MOG.0b013e32835d7bba

PubMed ID

  • 23286925

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 184

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 29

number

  • 2