Gastrohepatic Disorders Resource Center

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Movantik for Opioid-Induced Constipation Launched

Movantik (naloxegol) is now available for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation in adults with chronic non-cancer pain.

Microbiome Changes Last After Fecal Transplant

A study in the journal Microbiome has found that changes to a patient's microbiome that are characterized as healthy after fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) may be sustained for up to 21 weeks post-transplant.

Nocturnal GERD Tied to Non-Infectious Rhinitis

Nocturnal gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) appears to be a risk factor for non-infectious rhinitis (NIR), according to a new study.

Abdominal Obesity Linked to IBS Risk?

A study found visceral abdominal obesity, not general obesity, is a significant independent risk factor of IBS, especially IBS-D.

SSRI Use Ups GI Bleeding Risk

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) use is associated with increased risk of upper gastrointestinal bleeding.

Decaf Coffee Protects Liver

Prior research has suggested that drinking coffee may help protect the liver, but new findings indicate caffeine might not be the active ingredient at work.

Celiac Diseae in T1DM Patients

More research is needed to fully understand the correlation between celiac disease and type 1 diabetes, and the effects of a gluten-free diet.

Uceris Rectal Foam: Final Approval

Salix announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted final approval for Uceris (budesonide) 2mg rectal foam for the induction of remission in patients with active mild-to-moderate distal ulcerative colitis (UC) extending up to 40cm from the anal verge.

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