Low FODMAP diet & IBSCreated by:
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) will usually cause abdominal pain/discomfort/cramp, bloating sensation, diarrhoea or constipation. The ROME III criteria will the standard criteria in the diagnosis of Irristable Bowel Syndrome. Sometime, a few other diagnostic tests are required to rule out othe alimentary diseases. IBS is a common disorder that will affect the quality of life.The treatment goal for IBS is to reduce the symptoms and improve the quality of life.
Low FODMAP(fermentable oligo-, di-, and monosaccharides and polyols) diet, is one of the recently proven effective strategy in managing patient with Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Clinical Dietician play a significant role in introduction and managing of this exclusion diets in patient with IBS.
Is Low FODMAP diet easy to adhere with? Would comppliance be an issue??