Table 2: Scores of dyspeptic symptoms, quality of life, and mental status before and after the treatment.

ItemsGroupsBaselineAfter treatmentDifferenceImprovement rate value

PFTreatment2882.56%<0.0001
Control 2730.03%<0.0001
IGC<0.0001

ESTreatment 1995.69%<0.0001
Control 2128.23%<0.0001
IGC<0.0001

EPTreatment2192.95%<0.0001
Control2214.71%0.0078
IGC<0.0001

EBSTreatment1692.08%<0.0001
Control173.58%0.25
IGC<0.0001

DSSSTreatment2889.72%<0.0001
Control2821.62%<0.0001
IGC<0.0001

SF-36Treatment2833.52%<0.0001
Control285.33%0.0099
IGC<0.0001

SDSTreatment2821.33%<0.0001
Control286.07%0.0002
IGC0.0005

SASTreatment2819.11%<0.0001
Control280.21%0.8533
IGC<0.0001

PF: postprandial discomfort; ES: early satiety; EP: epigastric pain; EBS: epigastric burning sensation; DSSS: dyspeptic symptom sum score; SF-36: short-form 36 questionnaire; SDS: Self-Rating Depression Scale; SAS: Self-Rating Anxiety Scale; IGC: intergroup comparison.