Probiotics in relation to Irritable Bowels Syndrome (IBS)

Aggravation of symptoms due to the probiotic intake is not related in changes in the total microbiota.

Probiotics in relation to irritable bowels syndrome ibs

In a double blinded crossover study we did find any changes in the gut microbiota as a consequence of probiotic intake. Therefore we hypothesize that the effect detected is a direct effect of the probiotics.


Read more in Probiotics, symptoms, and gut microbiota: what are the relations? A randomized controlled trial in subjects with irritable bowel syndrome.  Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2012;2012:214102. Epub 2012 Jul 31.Farup PG, Jacobsen M, Ligaarden SC, Rudi K.

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