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Study Title and Description

Effects of guar gum, ispaghula and microcrystalline cellulose on abdominal symptoms, gastric emptying, orocaecal transit time and gas production in healthy volunteers.



Key Questions Addressed
1 Is this a fiber intervention study?
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Primary Publication Information
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TitleData
Title Effects of guar gum, ispaghula and microcrystalline cellulose on abdominal symptoms, gastric emptying, orocaecal transit time and gas production in healthy volunteers.
Author Bianchi M., Capurso L.
Country Department of Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine, A.C.O. San Filippo Neri, Rome, Italy. m.bianchi@sanfilipponeri.roma.it
Year 2002
Numbers Pubmed ID: 12408456

Secondary Publication Information
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Extraction Form: Fiber Database
Arms
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Design Details
Question... Follow Up Answer Follow-up Answer
Year of Publication 2002
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Country of Publication Italy
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What was the study design? Controlled Crossover, unspecified randomization
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Was the study blinded? unspecified
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Study diet type acute feeding study
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Level of feeding control for dietary intervention All food provided
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Sample size 10
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Is there a run-in period? Yes
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Is there a washout period? Yes
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Did the administered fiber dose change over the course of the study? No
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What is the age of the population (categorical)? Adults (20+ Years)
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Study population, mean age in years NR
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Study population, age range in years 25-45
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Study Population, mean BMI, kg/m2 NR
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Study population, BMI Range, kg/m2 -
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Baseline health status Healthy
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Gender (% male) 30
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Fiber 1-type Cellulose
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Fiber 1-if combination was selected for fiber type, 1st fiber type in combination -
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Fiber 1-if combination was selected for fiber type, 2nd fiber type in combination -
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Fiber 1- dose 1 (g) 5
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Fiber 1- dose 2 (g) -
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Fiber 1-Duration of intervention 8 hours
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Fiber 1-how was the fiber administered? Test Meal
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Fiber 2-type Gum, Guar
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Fiber 2-if combination was selected for fiber type, 1st fiber type in combination -
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Fiber 2- dose 1 (g) 5
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Fiber 2- dose 2 (g) -
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Fiber 2-Duration of intervention 8 hours
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Fiber 2-how was the fiber administered? Test Meal
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Fiber 3-type Ispaghula
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Fiber 3-if combination was selected for fiber type, 1st fiber type in combination -
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Fiber 3-if combination was selected for fiber type, 2nd fiber type in combination -
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Fiber 3- dose 1 (g) 5
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Fiber 3- dose 2 (g) -
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Fiber 3-Duration of intervention 8 hours
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Fiber 3-how was the fiber administered? Test Meal
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Fiber 4-type -
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Fiber 4- dose 1 (g) -
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Fiber 4-Duration of intervention -
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Fiber 4-how was the fiber administered? -
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Comparator 1- what was the comparator used in the intervention? matched test meal
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Comparator 1-dose 0
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Comparator 1-duration of comparator intervention 8 hours
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Comparator 1-how was the comparator administered to participants? Test Meal
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Comparator 2- what was the comparator used in the intervention? -
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Comparator 3- what was the comparator used in the intervention? -
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