Screening checklist

Patients with IBS often experience multiple, frequent, and bothersome symptoms1,2

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Understanding all of the symptoms a patient with IBS may be suffering, and which are the most bothersome, is important in informing appropriate management

Data based on survey of 1000 IBS-C and 1001 IBS-D patients in the US1

52% of patients said their IBS symptoms were very or extremely bothersome

Data based on survey of 3254 IBS patients in the US1

For patients with IBS-C, constipation and abdominal pain are often the most bothersome symptoms1

For patients with IBS-D, loss of bowel control and abdominal pain are often the most bothersome symptoms1

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References

  1. American Gastroenterological Association. IBS in America Survey. 2015. Available at: http://ibsinamerica.gastro.org/. Accessed March 2016.
  2. Chey WD et al. JAMA 2015; 313: 949-958.