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Bed Wetting Causes In Teenagers
Primary or secondary: Primary bed-wetting has been present from birth & can be genetic (? Inherited), due to inadequate nocturnal antidiuretic hormone secretion causing xs nocturnal urine production, diabetes insipidus (inability to concentrate urine, small bladder or bladder reflux. Secondary adult onset enuresis could be from utis, diabetes mellitus, ms, spinal cord tethering, syrinx or cyst, lipoma or tumor of cord.See 1 more doctor answer
Primary or secondary: Primary bed wetting can persist from infancy in occasionally & rarely in otherwise normal adults, causes include lack of anti-diuretic hormone secretion at night causing greater urine production at night, small functional bladder capacity or failure of central (brain) bladder control. 2ndary wetting can occur with infection, diabetes, ms, spinal cord or brain injury or tumor &? . See neuro-gu dr.
Muscle relaxants: Not known to cause nocturnal bed wetting either alone or combined, other cause would be sought, but is the patient's age to start with? . Not sure why would you combine muscle relaxants, I believe either would suffice, at any rate that's a judgmental call of the the treating physician, wish you wellness
Are several, See MD: Some can be psychological. Others can be a sign of serious physical changes that require treatment. (a common example could be presentation of diabetes) A screening physical with associated labs can be an excellent start. This type of change in your life is new and potentially serious and should not be resorted to home remedies and self-diagnosis.See 1 more doctor answer
What can be done to help a bed wetting 4 year old? I refuse to put her back into pull-ups cause then she thinks its ok to wet the bed!
Health tips: It is a little too early to expect your daughter to be fully trained. Hoever, you can cut off fluids several hours before bedtime, have her double urinate before bedtim, that is, have her urinate and half an later, have her urinate again. Make sure she doesn't drink doda, specificslly colas, before bed time. Before you go to bed have her urinate again. Also make sure you have plastic sheeting on the.See 1 more doctor answer
Yes: At that age the emotional and social implications of bed wetting can be pretty significant. I would recommend a visit to a pediatric urologist.See 2 more doctor answers
Seek evaluation.: Any significant change in the pattern of urination in an otherwise healthy individual should be evaluated. Behavioral causes, medicines, drugs, can all contribute, but you do not want to miss a neurological cause of new onset dysfunction in voiding. See your primary care physician, but any worry should prompt evaluation by a urologist who specializes in neuro-urology.
Many possibilities: In a child who was previously dry at night, now having bed wetting (nocturnal enuresis) requires an in-depth history and work up to determine the cause. Start with your pediatrician who will perform history, physical exam, and order testing as needed.
Weaker pelvic muscle: Weaker internal & external urinary spincters. Increase in women after multiple childbirth and men with large prostates. Also nervous system may be less responsive with age, especially the bladder control mechanism in the brain. Can be affected by reduced blood flow to certain ares of brain & advancing senility. Also? Kidneys less able to reabsorb urinary water after filtration from blood.
No: Weight loss is not a cause of urinary tract infections. Bed-wetting is not a cause of urinary tract infections. Something may be causing the weight loss and/or bed-wetting. One's doctor can evaluate and help.
See answer: ~1-2% of adults have bedwetting problems. New onset bedwetting in a young adult usually related to a sleeping problem, excess nighttime urine production, or reduced bladder capacity. Possible causes include sleep apnea; stress, depression, or fatigue; constipation; overactive bladder; neurologic problem; constipation; uti; diabetes; prostate problem; or excessive fluids, alcohol, or caffeine.
Can Topamax (topiramate) cause bed-wetting? 2nd time taking it and it caused it again. My Neurologist said no. But it only happens on drug as I titrate. Not off.
I take hydrochlorathiazide every morning and imipramine every night for bed wetting. I know hydrochlor. Causes me to pee alot, so is it ok to b taking these meds together?
Okay to take togethe: Imipramine usually helps a lot with bedwetting. Check with your doctor to see if maybe the dose can be adjusted since you are still having problems. Unlikely that the hydrochlorothiazide in the morning is contributing to your problem during the night. There are other treatments for bedwetting including a nasal spray. Talk to your doctor.
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