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DYSPEPSIA, med. jur., contracts. A state of the stomach in which its functions are disturbed, without the presence of other diseases; or when, if other diseases are present, they are of minor importance. Dunglison's Med. Dict. h.t.
     2. Dyspepsia is not, in general, considered as a disease which tends to shorten life, so as to make a life uninsurable; unless the complaint has become organic dyspepsia, or was of such a degree at the time of the insurance, as, by its excess, to tend to shorten life. 4 Taunt. 763.

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It is known that dyspepsia and functional dyspepsia are common conditions globally, affecting most populations, regardless of location.
Gastric and autonomic responses to stress in functional dyspepsia.
FM group Control group (n=27) (n=18) Chronic fatigue * 20 (74%) 0 (0%) Easy tiring * 16 (59%) 1 (6%) Weakness * 23 (85%) 2 (11%) Sleep disturbances * 15 (56%) 3 (17%) Waking up tired * 25 (93%) 3 (17%) Severe headache * 12 (44%) 0 (0%) Dizziness * 12 (44%) 0 (0%) Dry mouth * 19 (70%) 0 (0%) Dry eye * 15 (56%) 1 (6%) Irritable bowel syndrome * 15 (56%) 2 (11%) Functional dyspepsia 14 (52%) 5 (28%) Severe dysmenorrhea 15 (56%) 7 (39%) Excessive sweating 4 (15%) 0 (0%) Raynaud's phenomenon 3 (11%) 0 (0%) FM: Fibromyalgia; n: number; *: p<0.
The many randomized controlled trials that have examined treatment of functional dyspepsia have shown that PPIs and H pylori eradication are superior to placebo in improving functional dyspepsia symptoms.
23 New England Journal of Medicine that a drug called itopride relieves symptoms of functional dyspepsia significantly better than a placebo does.
In 60% of the investigated patients, results of tests to rule out peptic ulcer disease, gastro-esophageal reflux disease, and gastric cancer are normal, and the diagnosis is functional dyspepsia (2).
ITALY--Capsaicin, a component of red pepper powder, was found to be effective in reducing the discomfort of functional dyspepsia (indigestion).
We will also continue to progress our other pipeline programs, including potential linaclotide-based combination products, IW-9179 for functional dyspepsia and IW-2143 for anxiety, among others.
For the study investigating the effect of Iberogast (STW5) in functional dyspepsia, which of the following is correct:
At baseline, the mean age was 38 years, 90% of patients were female, 55 had irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), 36 functional dyspepsia, and 9 had other unspecified functional nonspecific gastrointestinal symptoms by ROME III criteria.
STW 5 (Iberogasr[R]), a combination of nine plant extracts, is widely used in the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders, including functional dyspepsia and irritable bowel syndrome for which the involvement of an inflammatory etiology is discussed.
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