Chronic Constipation

Irritable bowel syndrome: Pathophysiology

Irritable bowel syndrome patients clearly exhibit disordered motor patterns throughout the gastrointestinal tract, particularly in the small and large intestines. Although past and current research points to an association between irritable bowel syndrome symptoms and abnormal contractility, a…

Zelmac Relieves Constipation in Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Brand Name Drug: Zelmac Active Ingredient Drug: tegaserod Indication: Treatment of irritable bowel syndrome in patients whose primary symptom is constipation Company Name: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation Introduction Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a very common disorder characterized by…