Review: Herbal medicinal products seem to be effective and safe in nonulcer dyspepsia
- How can I treat indigestion? Thomas, Helen; Gerson, Lauren B.; Vaughan, Karen // Natural Health;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p34
The article presents experts' tips on preventing and treating indigestion including eating breakfast, lunch and dinner around the same time every day, avoiding eating three hours before bedtime and drinking water with a slice of lemon or lime and bite the peel before each meal.
- Eat, drink and be merry... Gerber, Suzzane // Vegetarian Times;Dec97, Issue 244, p18
Presents informations about herbal treatments for indigestions. Mechanisms of stomach troubles; Factors that affect stomach condition; Therapeutic effects of gingeroots; Other herbs which offers relief for indigestions. INSET: The best cure: Prevention.
- Can liquorice be used to treat indigestion? Ernst, Edzard // Pulse;3/22/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p96
Discusses the effectiveness of liquorice in treating indigestion. Expectorant, secreteolytic, antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, adrenocorticotropic and aldosterone-like properties.
- Managing uninvestigated dyspepsia in primary care. Chiba, Naoki // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/22/2008, Vol. 336 Issue 7645, p623
The author reflects on the management of uninvestigated dyspepsia in primary care with a test and treat method for helicobacter pylori. He suggests that research has indicated that testing and treating and the use of proton pump based on the predominant symptoms which are seen. He argues that in...
- What's the alternative? INDIGESTION. // Australian Women's Weekly;Jul2004, Vol. 74 Issue 7, p135
Focuses on several remedies to relieve indigestion. Health benefits of charcoal, calcium and probiotics; Tips on making herb concoctions; Information on homeopathy.
- Symptomatic Treatment and H. pylori Eradication Therapy for Nonulcer Dyspepsia. Smucny, John // American Family Physician;11/1/2001, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p1605
Presents a review of studies on symptomatic treatment and Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy for nonulcer dyspepsia. Presentation of a clinical case; Discussion of the effectiveness of symptomatic treatments for nonulcer dyspepsia; Costs, compliance difficulties and adverse effects of...
- Test-and-Eradicate Strategy Is Effective for Dyspepsia. Walling, Anne D. // American Family Physician;2/15/2001, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p740
Focuses on a study which examined the efficacy and safety of the test-and-eradicate strategy against initial endoscopy of dyspeptic patients. Methodology; Results of the study; Conclusion.
- Helicobacter pylori Eradication Therapy in Nonulcer Dyspepsia is Beneficial. Khan, Mohammed Q. // Saudi Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr-Jun2008, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p96
Non-ulcer dyspepsia (NUD) is a common condition, and no therapy is dramatically effective in treating this disorder. It is therefore vital that there should be a reliable evidence for the efficacy of treatments prescribed to NUD patients. This updated systematic review suggests that H. pylori...
- Test and eradicate is best for dyspepsia after six years. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/14/2005, Vol. 330 Issue 7500, Preceding p1095
Looks at treatments for dyspepsia in a primary care setting. Claim that many doctors choose immediate endoscopy for the treatment of dyspepsia; Reference to a study which compared the treatment of dyspepsia with either testing for Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) or immediate endoscopy; Report...