FDA grants marketing authorization for Vibrant®, a new first-in-class, drug-free treatment for adults with chronic idiopathic constipation

Vibrant Gastro Inc. announced today that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted marketing authorization for the Vibrant®, an orally administered drug-free capsule, for the treatment of adults with chronic idiopathic constipation who have not experienced relief of their bowel symptoms by using laxative therapies at the recommended dosage for at least one month. Vibrant®’s […]

A vibrating pill for constipation heads to the FDA after completing phase 3 study

A small, vibrating pill designed to help people with chronic constipation cleared a clinical study and is headed to the FDA for final review. Vibrant Gastro is putting forward its approach as a drug-free alternative for infrequent or difficult bowel movements. Swallowed along with a glass of water, the disposable pill—about the size of an […]

Vibrant’s Novel Drug-Free Treatment Demonstrates Positive Efficacy and Safety Results in Adults with Chronic Idiopathic Constipation in Pivotal Phase 3 Study

The Phase 3 data met all primary endpoints for complete spontaneous bowel movements (CSBMs) per week and showed significant improvement in secondary outcomes versus placebo Data validates Vibrant as a safe and well-tolerated option to address unmet treatment needs in chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) Company submitted Phase 3 data to the U.S. Food and Drug […]

Vibrant Gastro Received Honorable Mention in Health Category of Fast Company’s 2022 World-Changing Ideas Awards

Vibrant Gastro received honorable mention in the health category for its innovative drug-free treatment for chronic constipation utilizing an entirely different approach compared to traditional drug-based treatments. The winners of Fast Company’s 2022 World Changing Ideas Awards were announced today, honoring clean technology, innovation in healthcare, brave new designs for cities and buildings, and other […]

Vibrant to Present Phase III Data at the 2022 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Conference

YOKNEAM ILLIT, Israel, April 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Vibrant, a medical technology company that developed a proprietary, biocompatible treatment for chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC), announced today that an abstract titled, “Efficacy and Safety of Vibrant® Capsule for Chronic Idiopathic Constipation (CIC): Randomized, Double-Blind, Multicenter, Placebo-Controlled, Phase III Trial” has been accepted for an abstract presentation at the 2022 […]

How to avoid constipation – 9 myths debunked

The internet is full of information – some helpful, and some not so much. You’ll find tons of information about what to eat for constipation, how to avoid constipation, and more. While these resources can be useful, it’s important to fact-check them before applying them to your own life. Remember, if you’re looking for how […]

Chronic Constipation: A guide for anyone who suffers

Feeling bloated, crampy, and uncomfortable for days or even weeks at a time? Getting dressed in the morning can make you feel like your pants are slowly suffocating you. While getting stuck in a long meeting at work can trigger an incredible amount of anxiety. You’ve already tried sitting on the toilet and reading for […]

The causes and cures of chronic constipation

2.5 million people in the U.S. see their doctor for constipation each year, making it one of the most common gastrointestinal complaints. Despite these numbers, constipation isn’t something often discussed. So when it does happen to us, we’re left with a lot of questions. What causes constipation? What helps with constipation? Most importantly, we want to […]

13 at-home constipation remedies you already have

If you are feeling constipated, you likely want relief fast. After all, constipation doesn’t wait for a time that’s convenient for us. If it’s late at night or the weekend, getting to the store might not be possible. If you’re traveling and find yourself constipated, a language barrier could keep you from communicating your problem. […]