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Irritable bladder

Introduction: Irritable bladder

Description of Irritable bladder

Irritable bladder (medical condition): Urge incontinence involves a strong, sudden need to urinate following which the...more »

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Urge incontinence:
  »Introduction: Urge incontinence
  »Symptoms of Urge incontinence
  »Causes of Urge incontinence
  »Treatments for Urge incontinence

Irritable bladder: Related Topics

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Irritable bladder as a Disease

Irritable bladder: Another name for Urge incontinence (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Urge incontinence
  »Symptoms of Urge incontinence
  »Causes of Urge incontinence
  »Treatments for Urge incontinence

Irritable bladder: Related Diseases

Irritable bladder: Irritable bladder is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Irritable bladder

Some of the causes of Irritable bladder are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Irritable bladder (Urge incontinence)

Some of the symptoms of Irritable bladder incude:

  • Abdominal distention or discomfort
  • Frequent urination, in the daytime and at night
  • Involuntary loss of urine
  • Sudden and urgent need to urinate (urinary urgency)

Treatments for Irritable bladder (Urge incontinence)

Treatments for Irritable bladder (Urge incontinence) include:

  • Anticholinergic agents (oxybutynin, tolterodine, enablex, sanctura, vesicare, oxytrol)
  • Antispasmodic medications (flavoxate)
  • Tricyclic antidepressants (imipramine, doxepin)

Treatment of Irritable bladder: For more treatment information about Irritable bladder, see treatment of Urge incontinence (Irritable bladder)

Irritable bladder: Article Excerpts about Urge incontinence

Menopause and Bladder Control: NIDDK (Excerpt)

A very common kind of bladder control problem for older women is urge incontinence. This means the bladder muscles squeeze... (Source: excerpt from Menopause and Bladder Control: NIDDK)

Urinary Incontinence in Women: NIDDK (Excerpt)

If you lose urine for no apparent reason while suddenly feeling the need or urge to urinate, you... (Source: excerpt from Urinary Incontinence in Women: NIDDK)

Urinary Incontinence -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA (Excerpt)

Urge incontinence happens if you can't hold your urine long enough to reach a toilet. Although healthy... (Source: excerpt from Urinary Incontinence -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA)

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