Dr. Weyrich's Naturopathic Functional Medicine Notebook is a collection of information on topics of interest
to Dr. Weyrich that may be of interest to the world wide audience.
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Overview of Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Irritable Bowel Syndrome is characterized by alternating periods of
constipation and diarrhea, accompanied by cramping and bloating.
Complimentary and alternative treatments for IBS that are considered below include:
According to the Low Dose Naltrexone home page [LDN],
LDN has been seen to benefit IBS, which is considered to be an autoimmune disease.
Dr. Weyrich has been trained in the use of Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN).
However, Dr. Weyrich has not treated any cases of IBS with LDN.