This work may not be copied, distributed, displayed, published, reproduced, transmitted, modified, posted, sold, licensed, or used for commercial purposes. By downloading this file, you are agreeing to the publisher’s Terms & Conditions.

Brainstorms

Gut Feelings About Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Stephen M. Stahl

Published: August 1, 2001

Article Abstract
Brainstorms:

The brain and gut are not only parallel pharmacologic systems, they are also interlinked pharmacologic systems. This link is not surprising given that the enteric nervous system, which innervates the gut, is embryologically derived from the same part of the neural crest that evolves into the brain. Thus, the brain and gut go in separate directions during early development but preserve links that exert mutual and reciprocal regulatory influences on one another.


Some JCP and PCC articles are available in PDF format only. Please click the PDF link at the top of this page to access the full text.

Volume: 62

Quick Links: Psychiatry

Sign-up to stay
up-to-date today!

SUBSCRIBE

Already registered? Sign In

Case Report

Safety and Tolerability of Concomitant Intranasal Esketamine Treatment With Irreversible, Nonselective MAOIs: A Case Series

Three cases suggest that concomitant use of intranasal esketamine with an irreversible, nonselective MAOI is safe in...

Read More...