Who is Iberogast For?
Iberogast is used if you experience any of the following:
- stomach cramps
- abdominal pain
Iberogast may also be used if you have been diagnosed for the following conditions:
What is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)?
Irritable Bowel Syndrome is the most common gastrointestinal diagnosis worldwide affecting between 10-20% of the population. It may include symptoms of:
- Abdominal Pain
The exact cause of IBS is unknown; however, the nerves and muscles in the bowels of IBS patients tend to be extra sensitive. Stress and certain foods are known to worsen symptoms.
What can trigger Irritable Bowel Syndrome?
Foods and dietary habits may exacerbate your symptoms. It is important to eat at regular times and to avoid skipping meals to help regulate bowel function. Certain foods that may trigger IBS include:
- Fatty foods
Stress may also play a role in IBS A lack of sleep and over-work may contribute to stress. It is important to exercise frequently and get an adequate amount of sleep each night.
What is Functional Dyspepsia?
Functional dyspepsia is a chronic (long-lasting) motility (or movement) problem of the digestive tract where the normal downward pumping of the esophagus and stomach is disturbed. This can result in feelings of discomfort, fullness, gas and bloating.
FACT: Functional Dyspepsia affects an estimated 20-25% of the population.
What is GERD?
What is Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)?
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), or acid reflux, is a condition in which the acid contents of the stomach moves upward into the esophagus causing damage and inflammation to the esophageal lining. This can lead to feelings of discomfort in the upper abdomen, belching, nausea, and early satiety.
FACT: GERD affects an estimated 5-7% of the global population.