Monthly Archive: July 2013

Jul 09

Gluten free medications and vitamins

Came across this helpful list of gluten free medications and vitamins.  I’m not a scientist, so can’t independently verify these claims, but this is a pharmacist’s website so the information should be reliable.   http://www.dearpharmacist.com/2009/10/31/partial-list-of-gluten-free-medications-nutritional-products-and-vitamins/

Jul 01

Fructose and lactose intolerance and malabsorption testing: the relationship with symptoms in functional gastrointestinal disorders

  Slowly but surely … getting some traction within the scientific community about the link between FODMAPs and “gut” issues. In the June 2013 Journal, Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics published this article. Conclusions: Fructose and lactose intolerances are common in functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGID) and associated with .increased non-GI symptoms, but not with specific FGID …

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