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Paroxetine in Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Pilot Open-Label Study

Authors
  • Prakash S. Masand
  • Sanjay Gupta
  • Thomas L. Schwartz
  • Subhdeep Virk
  • Kari Lockwood
  • Ahmad Hameed
  • Monica King
  • David S. Kaplan
Publisher
Physicians Postgraduate Press, Inc.
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2002
Source
PMC
Keywords
Disciplines
  • Medicine
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Abstract

Background: Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder and is the largest diagnostic cohort seen by gastroenterologists. There is a bidirectional comorbidity of IBS and psychiatric illness. Ours is the first study to examine the effect of any selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor in subjects with IBS.

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