The effect of fiber supplementation on irritable bowel syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dietary Fiber
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

abstract

  • Soluble fiber is effective in treating IBS. Bran did not appear to be of benefit, although we did not uncover any evidence of harm from this intervention, as others have speculated from uncontrolled data.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/ajg.2014.195

PubMed ID

  • 25070054

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1367

end page

  • 74

volume

  • 109

number

  • 9