The underlying cause of chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) is unknown, which can make diagnosis challenging. In this supplement, based on a Product Theater presentation delivered at the ACG 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting, Dr. Darren M. Brenner, MD, AGAF discusses:
- Diagnosing CIC in adults using the Rome IV criteria and the Bristol Stool Form Scale
- Considerations for colonic motility
- An FDA-approved treatment option for adults with CIC
This supplement is sponsored by Takeda.