Conference of German Society for Gastroenterology: Menthacarin® shows relevant treatment effectsOctober 23, 2023
At the 77th annual conference of the German Society for Gastroenterology, Digestive and Metabolic Diseases (DGVS) in Hamburg, Prof. Dr. Ahmed Madisch, a leading expert in the field of gastroenterology, held an oral presentation on our proprietary combination of peppermint and caraway oil Menthacarin®. He presented the results of a systematic review and meta-analysis which was published recently.
In this meta-analysis, Menthacarin® shows clinically relevant treatment effects on epigastric pain, flatulence and/or bloating - with significant superiority over placebo. Thus, the authors recommended it for consideration in treatment guidelines for functional gastrointestinal disorders
The annual conference of the German Society for Gastroenterology, Digestive and Metabolic Diseasesis is the biggest congress for gastroenterology and visceral surgery in the German-speaking region.
Citation: Madisch A, Frieling T, Zimmermann A, Hollenz M, Labenz J, Stracke B, Miehlke S. Menthacarin bei funktionellen gastrointestinalen Beschwerden – eine systematische Übersicht und Meta-Analyse. Z Gastroenterol 2023; 61:e518. DOI: 10.1055/s-0043-1771957