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ABBOTT IS COMMITTED TO HELPING PEOPLE MAINTAIN GASTROENTEROLOGICAL HEALTH, FROM THE STOMACH TO THE INTESTINES AND THEIR ASSOCIATED ORGANS, OFFERING EXPERT SOLUTIONS FOR A WIDE VARIETY OF DIGESTIVE SYMPTOMS AND DISORDERS.

At Abbott, for more than 125 years, we have helped people lead their best possible lives, through the power of health. With over 100 years... of expertise in gastroenterological health, from the stomach to the intestines and their associated organs, Abbott is constantly seeking science and technology advances to find new methods of care and improve treatment standards around the world.

We understand the impact of gastroenterology disorders on people’s lives, and provide health solutions that help people live not just longer, but better. We’re committed to understand, anticipate and stay ahead of health trends by providing relevant and local solutions that meet the needs of the people we serve and of the health professionals who support them.

That’s why we’ve dedicated ourselves to providing a broad portfolio of trusted medicines addressing a variety of symptoms and conditions in gastroenterology. We provide health solutions to people experiencing disorders such as dyspepsia, IBS, constipation, diarrhea, liver disease, hepatic encephalopathy and pancreatic exocrine insufficiency, so that they can get better and go back to doing the things they love.

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  4. Gastroenterological society of Australia: Irritable Bowel Syndrome 2nd Edition 2003. Available at: http://membes.gesa.org.au/membes/files/Clinical Guidelines and Updates/IBS_2nd_Edition.pdf
  5. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), National Institutes of Health (NIH): Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Available at:digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/ibs/. 
  6. American Gastroenterological Association: IBS: A Patient's Guide to Living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Available at: www.gastro.org/patient-center/digestive-conditions/irritable-bowel-syndrome.
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  8. American Gastroenterological association: IBS: A Patient's Guide to Living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Available at: www.gastro.org/patient-center/IBS_Brochure_Online.pdf.
  9. International foundation of functional gastrointestinal disorders: Working with Your Physician. Available at: www.aboutibs.org/site/treatment/working-with-your-physician/
  10. The National Pancreas Foundation:  EXOCRINE PANCREATIC INSUFFICIENCY (EPI) available at https://www.pancreasfoundation.org/patient-information/ailments-pancreas/exocrine-pancreatic-insufficiency/
  11. Indigestion. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH. Available at: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/digestive-diseases/indigestion/Documents/Indigestion_508.pdf 
  12. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. Diarrhea. January 2011. Available at: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/digestive-diseases/diarrhea/Documents/Diarrhea_508.pdf
  13. An et al. Integrative Review of Co-Occurring Symptoms Across Etiologies of Chronic Liver Disease and Implications for Symptom Management Research and Practice. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 2015; 47:4, 310–317. 
  14. Valery P C et al. Systematic review: unmet supportive care needs in people diagnosed with chronic liver disease. BMJ Open 2015;5: e007451. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-007451

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