Advanced Search
Current and Breaking News for Professionals, Consumers and Media

Click here to learn how to advertise on this site and for ad rates.

Disease Author: FDA Consumer Health Information Last Updated: Apr 10, 2014 - 11:32:29 AM

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Treatments Aren’t One-Size-Fits-All

By FDA Consumer Health Information
Apr 10, 2014 - 11:28:59 AM

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for our Ezine
For Email Marketing you can trust

Email this article
 Printer friendly page

( - Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is an often misunderstood and underdiagnosed condition that affects about 15.3 million people in the United States. No one remedy works for all patients, so the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is working to bring more treatments to the market

Read the Consumer Update to learn more.

FDA Consumer Updates may be posted and published elsewhere without permission. Please credit "FDA Consumer Health Information" as the source. FDA values feedback on its consumer health information. Send questions, comments or story ideas to: [email protected].


For advertising or promotion on, call Mike McCurdy at: 877-634-9180. We have over 7,000 journalists as subscribers and may use our content


Top of Page

Latest Headlines

+ UNMC Team Publishes Guidance on Safe Testing of Ebola Sirus Specimens
+ Enhanced Airport Entry Screening to Begin for Travelers to the United States from Mali
+ CDC Releases New Reports on Ebola Cases in Liberia and the United States
+ Single-dose, Needle-free Ebola Vaccine Provides Long-term Protection in Macaques
+ Physicians Play a Critical Role in Ensuring Bladder Cancer Patients Understand the Link between Smoking and Their Disease
+ CDC Increasing Supply of Ebola-specific Personal Protective Equipment for U.S. Hospitals
+ Chikungunya Outbreak Progresses in Caribbean, Central and South America
+ Patient Inspires Kids With Rare Lung Disease
+ New Israeli Technology Helps Treat Parkinson's Disease
+ Building a Better World for People with Psoriasis

Contact Us | Job Listings | Help | Site Map | About Us
Advertising Information | HND Press Release | Submit Information | Disclaimer

Site hosted by Sanchez Productions