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what drugs are used for incontinence

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Schuster
31 years experience Urogynecology
Beer: Any diuretic type of product such as drinking beer can aggravate incontinence because of the increased urine production. Vitamin b complex can aggrav ... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Elser
Specializes in Gynecology
Many: Some high blood pressure medications (eg hytrin) affect urethral tone and cause incontinence. Diurectics cause the bladder to fill quickly & can aggra ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
The non drug treatments for Fecal incontinence include:: Diet changes, Nutritional support, Enema, Stoma, Surgery.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Sudafed,or ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate): Can help to tighten bladder neck. Anticholinergics eg oxybutinin er, Detrol or vesicare (solifenacin) relax bladder musculature and may help. U should ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience Psychiatry
SSRIs, anxiolytics: While many kinds of medications have been tried, the most commonly used ones are ssri antidepressants, which have the advantage of treating both anxie ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Numerous ones: The list is an extensive one. Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) forms the basis of any therapy of lupus. CellCept (mycophenolate mofetil) is commonly use ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Uloric: Colchicine, allopurinol to name a few
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Carpal tunnel: No medication is used to treat carpal tunnel. It's a mechanical problem. Wrist splints is the initial treatment option. You can try non-steroidal anti ... Read More
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiety: Benzodiazapines, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, Buspar (buspirone) ; antihistamines (off -label) are frequently used to treat anxiety. Your ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
SSRI's: Or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors are frequently used in the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorders. Tricyclic antidepressants ; benzodi ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience Pediatrics
See below:: Anxiety and depression: selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (ssri's) for symptoms of anxiety, depression, and/or obsessive-compulsive disorder. An ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Diuretics.: Fluid retention can have many different causes, but one strategy is to treat with diuretics. These drugs act on the kidney to help eliminate fluid by ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
IBS: For mild........Low fat, high fiber diet. Medications are laxatives such as metamucil. For moderate........Laxatives such as chronulac or sorbitol, i ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Bolesta
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
None: Medication is not useful for the changing the curve. If the curve is painful, standard medications (acetaminophen, arthritis medicine, non-narcotic pa ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Elser
Specializes in Gynecology
Many: For urge incontinence, medications known as anticholinergics are (pills, skin patch or skin gel)are used. Botox (injected into the bladder) is newly ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Fried
63 years experience Diabetology
Many various: There are many different causes of epilepsy and, therefore, many different medications used to treat it. Probably the most well-known medications are ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Bo: Many families of bo drugs. Diuretics, calcium blockers , ace inhibitors and other families too.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
13 years experience Clinical Psychology
Cyclothymia: Cyclothymia can be thought of as a low grade version of bipolar disorder. That is to say, cyclothymics do experience similar mood swings, but not to t ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
For prevention...: The ob-gyn doctor may recommend birth control pills to reduce the chance of new cysts developing in future menstrual cycles. Birth control pills regu ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Sad to say: There is really only one medication FDA approved for ALS and that has an impact on survival: riluzole. All the other medications are used to address ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Insomnia: Sedative-hypnotics such as Dalmane & Restoril, Benzodiazepines such as Diazepam, non-benzo's. such as Ambien & Lunesta (eszopiclone).
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Creams: Topical medications such as metrogel, clenia, avar, finacea. In addition oradea although derived form an antibiotic. Is technically not an antibiotic ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Meghna Joshi
18 years experience Psychiatry
Stimulants and nonst: stimulants such as Adderall and Ritalin nonstimulants such as Intuniv, Kapvay and Strattera and Occasionally other medicines such as Wellbutrin (bupro ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Cordyceps: Cordyceps have been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for 'restoring energy, promoting longevity, and improving quality of life.' See: http:// ... Read More

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