Irritable Bowel Syndrome Cochrane Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reviews

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Cochrane Systematic Review: Pharmacological interventions for recurrent abdominal pain (RAP) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in childhood


Huertas-Ceballos AA, Logan S, Bennett C, Macarthur C, Martin AE

OBJECTIVES: To determine the effectiveness of medication for recurrent abdominal pain in school-age children.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Cisapride for Intestinal Constipation


Aboumarzouk OM, Agarwal T, Antakia R, Shariff U, Nelson RL

OBJECTIVES: The primary objective is to assess Cisapride's role and safety as a prokinetic drug in the management of constipation and constipation predominant Irritable bowel syndrome (C-IBS).The secondary objective is to assess Cisapride's efficacy in improving symptoms of constipation and IBS.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Antidepressants for the treatment of abdominal pain-related functional gastrointestinal disorders in children and adolescents


Kaminski A, Kamper A, Thaler K, Chapman A, Gartlehner G

OBJECTIVES: The primary objectives were to conduct a systematic review to evaluate the efficacy and safety of antidepressants for the treatment of abdominal pain-related FGIDs in children and adolescents.