Significant increase in stool frequency in elderly study.

Clinical Trials

Elderly Study
Click here to read full study - 8 pages in pdf.

Study of elderly nursing home residents (using Fruit-Eze™) reported in Nursing Home Medicine, November 1995:

  • Significant increase in stool frequency for 100% of participants using Fruit-Eze™.
  • Staff had "strong preference" for Fruit-Eze™ Program.

"This study shows that it is possible to achieve marked and sustained correction of chronic constipation. . . . Typical staff responses referred to more predictable and more 'normal' stool patterns."

Average Number of Stools per Month per Participant
(Aug. – Oct. = establish base line; Nov. Begin F-E Bowel Program)

Average number of stools per month per participant

Significant increase in stool frequency in children's study.

Children's Study
Click here to read full study - 17 pages in pdf.

Study of children 9 mos–19 yrs (using Fruit-Eze™) conducted by Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1998:

  • • Significant increase in stool frequency for program participants using Fruit-Eze™.
  • • Significant improvement in stool texture with Fruit-Eze™.

"The perceptions of the subjects and parents support the effectiveness of the product."

Average Number of Stools per Week per Participant

Average number of stools per week per participant.