Managing gastrointestinal symptoms and disorders: what’s hot

Leading gastroenterologist discusses the role of evidence based herbal medicines in the treatment of functional gastrointestinal symptoms and disorders.



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Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and functional dyspepsia (FD) are a common problem among Australians, with around 34% of the population suffering from one or more FGIDs.1 These disorders have a complex symptomology and frequency that are unpredictable, a treatment option targeting multiple symptoms is therefore of great value.

In this short interview below, Professor Gerald Holtmann explores the critical priorities for