Accession Number:

AD1094751

Title:

Probiotic (VSL#3) for Gulf War Illness

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,08 Sep 2018,07 Sep 2019

Corporate Author:

Western Institute for Biomedical Research Salt Lake City United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2019-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The overall objective of the study is to determine whether probiotic VisbiomeTM will improve 1 Intestinal symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome and 2 Non-intestinal symptoms fatigue, joint pain, insomnia, general stiffness and headache associated with IBS. All these symptoms are part of the Gulf War illness. We screened our first participant in September 2013. Overall, we have screened 101 and enrolled 62 Gulf War Veterans. We have stopped enrolling patients in this study. The stool samples analysis ongoing as well the statistical data analysis.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Biochemistry
  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE