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Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Clinical Trials

A listing of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.

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Found (132) clinical trials

The Effect of Coltect (Selenium Curcumin and Green Tea) on Irritable Bowel Syndrome

The etiology of Irritable bowel syndrome is unknown but some evidence suggests it may be caused by a certain degree of inflammation, another theory is that intestinal flora has an influence on IBS. Coltect combines 3 ingredients: green tea, selenium and curcumin, all of which have been shown to have ...

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Traditional Chinese Medicine for Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

This will be a 10 week randomized, double blind, parallel group, single center study on patients who fulfil ROME III criteria for IBS-Constipation predominant subtype (IBS-C) and TCM syndrome of Liver Qi stagnation.The study will consist of a two week baseline run-in period without medication, an 8 week randomized double ...

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Probiotics in the Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a chronic gastrointestinal (GI) disorder that affects around 11% of the population globally. Several factors have been implicated in the pathogenesis of IBS, including psychological stress, gastrointestinal motility, and diet. More recently, it has become clear that the gastrointestinal microbiota may play a critical role ...

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Evaluation of Bowel Sensitivity Threshold in IBS Patients Versus in Healthy Controls Using the Novel Rapid Barostat Bag

IBS is a clinical entity characterized by abdominal pain and altered bowel movements. About 20% of the western population is affected by IBS. Abnormal perception of visceral stimuli plays a paramount role in the pathogenesis of IBS related abdominal pain. Moreover, sensitization (modulation of intracellular mechanisms leading to exaggerated action ...

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OptiCal Study -Optimizing Fecal Calprotectin Monitoring: a Clinical Study Comparing CalproLab Against PhiCal and Evaluating Its Association With the Gut Microbiome

Fecal Calprotectin has become one of the most frequently used biomarkers in patients suffering from Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Although its use for monitoring disease activity and therapeutic efficiency has previously been demonstrated, the test performance should further be optimized to improve clinical accuracy. The PhiCal test is a quantitative ELISA ...

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Integrative Approaches to Managing Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

This project will test the effectiveness of an integrative medicine approach in treating irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Over the course of 18 months, we will recruit 85 participants with IBS in New York City. These participants will be randomized to either a 4-week group-oriented treatment intervention incorporating a low FODMAP ...

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A Comparison of Three Different Treatment Options for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

The study is a randomized controlled trial comparing three different treatments during four weeks Combination of low FODMAP diet + traditional dietary advice (based on NICE recommendations) Eat at regular hours; 3 main meals and 3 snacks Eat in peace, chew the food properly Peel all fruits and vegetables Limit ...

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Culturally Adapted Psychological Intervention for the Management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

A systematic review suggested no overall difference in the rates of IBS in East and West . In a population based study from Pakistan. Prevalence of IBS was assessed using Rome II criteria in relation to psychological distress, disability and life events in men and women separately. The prevalence of ...

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Visceral Sensitivity in IBD (Irritable Bowel Disease) and IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome)

Methods Sample collection in healthy subjects, IBD and IBS patients: biopsy of rectum and colon descendens blood sample collection collection of sample of nasal mucosa feces collection questionnaires rectal barostat sensitivity measurement transit measurement of colon MR scan of brain

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