A Brief Review of Nutraceutical Ingredients in Gastrointestinal Disorders: Evidence and Suggestions

Xiang Gao, Jingwen Liu, Li Li, Wei Liu, Meiyan Sun
2020 International Journal of Molecular Sciences  
The dietary effect on gut health has long been recognized through the empirical practice of soothing gastric discomfort with certain types of food, and recently the correlation between specific diets with lower incidences of several gastrointestinal diseases has been revealed. Ingredients from those considered beneficial foods have been isolated and studied, and some of them have already been put into the supplement market. In this review, we focus on latest studies of these food-derived
more » ... food-derived ingredients for their proposed preventive and therapeutic roles in gastrointestinal disorders, with the attempt of drawing evidence-based suggestions on consuming these products.
doi:10.3390/ijms21051822 pmid:32155799 fatcat:xzateulplbgq5bofbpvx3vxjqi