Greentree Group Capsule Ibomic a Polyherbal Formulation for the Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome Type-D: A Case Series

Int Ayu, Pharm Chem, Madhavi Mahajan, Sneha Kulkarni, Veena Deo, Bharatbhushan Shrikhande, Supriya Bhalerao
2017 Greentree Group © IJAPC Int J Ayu Pharm Chem   unpublished
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a gastrointestinal disorder in which there is functional derangement of the gastrointestinal tract without any organic cause. IBS is characterized by a group of symptoms such as abdominal pain, discomfort and a change in bowel habits. The presently available treatment modalities include anti diarrheal, antispasmodics and antidepressants with limited benefits. This calls for the need to explore effective treatment modalities. Herbal medicines have proved
more » ... ous in the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders since ancient time. Herewith we report a case series of patients suffering with IBS-D (diarrhea) type treated with Cap Ibomic a proprietary herbal formulation manufactured by Shree Baidyanath Ayurveda Bhavan for the treatment of IBS. We observed that there was a decrease in median scores of the symptoms such as abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating, stress and fatigue. There was a decrease in the mean frequency of motions per day and improvement in symptoms of flatulence and tenesmus. Thus Cap. Ibomic was found effective in the management of patients with IBS-D.