Constipation

Constipation is a condition in which stool becomes hard, dry, and difficult to pass, and bowel movements don’t happen very often. Other symptoms may include painful bowel movements, and feeling bloated, uncomfortable, and sluggish.

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Redhill Biopharma announces completion of enrollment for oral opaganib phase 2/3 COVID-19 study

Redhill Biopharma announces completion of enrollment for oral opaganib phase 2/3 COVID-19 study

FDA approves new treatment for patients with hypoplasminogenemia

FDA approves new treatment for patients with hypoplasminogenemia

Weight loss drug Wegovy approved by FDA

Weight loss drug Wegovy approved by FDA

Exoskeleton-assisted walking helps people with spinal cord injury evacuate stool more efficiently

Exoskeleton-assisted walking helps people with spinal cord injury evacuate stool more efficiently

U.S. Marshals seized more than 207,000 units of adulterated dietary supplements containing kratom

U.S. Marshals seized more than 207,000 units of adulterated dietary supplements containing kratom

FDA approves Rybrevant for treating subset of non-small cell lung cancer

FDA approves Rybrevant for treating subset of non-small cell lung cancer

Rice University neurobiologist wins NIH grant to study enteric nervous system development

Rice University neurobiologist wins NIH grant to study enteric nervous system development

New model may explain the perplexing asymmetrical motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease

New model may explain the perplexing asymmetrical motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease

Researchers harness the body's own ability to block pain

Researchers harness the body's own ability to block pain

COVID-19 survivors have increased risk of death for at least six months

COVID-19 survivors have increased risk of death for at least six months

FDA approves immunotherapy for treating patients with dMMR endometrial cancer

FDA approves immunotherapy for treating patients with dMMR endometrial cancer

Probiotic strain improves iron levels in healthy pregnant women

Probiotic strain improves iron levels in healthy pregnant women

FDA approves immunotherapy for first-line treatment of advanced gastric cancer

FDA approves immunotherapy for first-line treatment of advanced gastric cancer

Mice study points to a promising treatment for relieving colitis pain without side effects

Mice study points to a promising treatment for relieving colitis pain without side effects

FDA approves new indication for drug to treat pediatric NDO patients

FDA approves new indication for drug to treat pediatric NDO patients

RedHill provides opaganib treatment under compassionate use exemption for Swiss COVID-19 patients

RedHill provides opaganib treatment under compassionate use exemption for Swiss COVID-19 patients

FDA qualifies C-Path’s DIBSS-C for clinical trials

FDA qualifies C-Path’s DIBSS-C for clinical trials

Study finds increased opioid consumption two years after intensive care

Study finds increased opioid consumption two years after intensive care

DSMB recommends continuation of Phase 2/3 study of opaganib for severe COVID-19

DSMB recommends continuation of Phase 2/3 study of opaganib for severe COVID-19

Researchers find potential biomarkers of Parkinson's disease

Researchers find potential biomarkers of Parkinson's disease