Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Gut Microbiota and Probiotics

Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Gut Microbiota and Probiotics

Probiotics are live microorganisms that have been considered to enhance health when administered in adequate amounts to the host. Probiotics have special characteristics that allow them to withstand the harsh conditions of the GI tract, including gastric acid and bile secretion, and can survive competition with other enteric microorganisms. Most probiotics were originally isolated from … Read moreIrritable Bowel Syndrome, Gut Microbiota and Probiotics