Managing irritable bowel syndrome

This module aims to provide an update on the diagnosis and management of irritable bowel syndrome. 

In CPD

This module aims to provide an update on the diagnosis and management of irritable bowel syndrome. 

Learning objectives:

After completing this module, pharmacy technicians will be able to:

  • Ask the relevant questions for patients with symptoms of IBS 
  • Explain the nature of the condition and suggest possible solutions, where pharmacy management is appropriate
  • Advise on current recommendations regarding dietary and other lifestyle measures.

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