Maintaining optimal digestive health is particularly important to vitality and well being throughout all stages of life. Nearly everybody experiences gastrointestinal discomfort from time to time, which affects quality of life. Approximately 10-20% of the world population is affected by a digestive disorder. The prevalence of gastrointestinal disorders including irritable bowel diseases (IBS) and inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) are worldwide increasing.
This paper summarizes the investigation of Benegut®, a proprietary Perilla frutescence extract, and its beneficial effects to prevent and reduce bowel irritations and inflammation. Recently the Perilla frutescens (L.) extract demonstrated antispasmodic as well as anti-inflammatory efficacy. Furthermore, it has demonstrated scientifically proven effects to relief gastrointestinal discomfort in healthy people.
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