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Bladder Frequency And Weak Stream
Urine stream extremely weak after cystourethroscopy with hydro...Bladder had possible moderate glomeration before procedure..How long recovery?
Slow stream: When you hydrodilate the bladder you stretch the bladder muscle which make weaken its contractility temporarily. In a male who may have an enlarged prostate it may cause resistance to flow and therefore a weak stream. The question I have is what led to hydrodilation of your bladder. Glomerular ions are seen with interstitial cystitis but maybe just result of overstretching the bladder. ...Read more
The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more
When I have a full bladder and I go pee sometimes the stream is a weak and sometimes it's fast/normal I don't get it ?
Pain in bladder area, bladder feels full but not much urine comes out + weak stream. No frequent urination but when urinate feels pain.
Here are some ...: You need to be checked out if you have UTI or inability to empty bladder or to hold urine with detailed general Hx/ voiding pattern/ lifestyle, etc., physicals, urinalysis, residual urine check, etc. so to deduce possible causes before proposing reasonable Rx/care. So, go to seek urologist timely; online inquiry and guess would not be enough to pinpoint your current urological concerns. ...Read more
I have frequent urination. I feel my bladders not empty completely. When ever i go there's a weak stream of urine. And I have constipation.
When my bladder is full pee will either come out fast or the stream will be weak. I have no prostatis urethrtis or infection or pain. Is this normal ?
Most likely: You are so young. Just remember to hydrate well and the body will do the rest. Your flow seems normal ...Read more
Prostatitis symptoms, but dre always checks out fine. During erection feel swelling in rectum. Weak urinary stream, feeling of not emptying. Did cystisc. And MRI of bladder, nothing. 5 years of this..
Blad nck hypertrophy: Prostatitis is typically characterized by irritative voiding symptoms (yours are obstructive voiding symptoms) and pain. The dre very rarely is revealing in cases of prostatitis. You are too young for a typical enlarged prostate. Cystoscopy rules out urethral stricture. You probably have primary bladder neck hypertrophy. See a neurourologist to confirm. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Got tight bladder neck I have weak stream urgency constant and feeling of holding back pee. I do empty but I also may have OAB or something else too?
LUTS: You may be describing lower urinary tract symptoms. Check out IPSS (http://www.uptodate.com/contents/calculator-international-prostatism-symptom-score-ipss & http://www.urospec.com/uro/Forms/ipss.pdf). Then discuss w/your GP. Bladder infection, uncontrolled diabetes & diuretics (water pill) can also do this too. Finasteride & dutasteride can shrink prostate if enlarged. Alpha blockers help too. ...Read more
36 male Weak stream. Flow test @10, but DO empty bladder. Told Tight Bladder Neck - RX = Flomax (tamsulosin). Could this be tight Pelvic Muscles? How to correct?
Urethral strictures,: non relaxation (functional) or actual obstruction of bladder neck as well as posterior urethral valves can all cause weak urinary stream. Poor relaxation of external urethral sphincter/tight pelvic floor muscles can be cause. Can respond to biofeedback or medication to relax voluntary (striated) muscle. Flummox certainly can help to relieve a tight bladder neck. ...Read more
Daughter-16-had large stool stuck in rectum. It passed. Since then, bladder spasms, hard to start pee, weak streams, no uti. Saw Urologist. Any ideas?
Constipation: Some say constipation is mother of many a disease! Certainly urinary symptoms due to chronic constipation are notorious. Unfortunately, there are no easy fixes without proper diagnosis and proper understanding by the patient and in cases of younger ones like your daughter, their immediate caregivers. Her doctor should cleanse her colon with laxatives and follow up in 2-3 wks for any need for ref. ...Read more
I am experiencing frequent urination, slow or weak urine stream, bladder pain, cramping pelvic pain and passing gas. I am losing sleep from the pelvic pain. I am starting to generally feel tired and achey. should I go to quick care or the hospital?
Yes, but...: Of no doubt, you need a timely evaluation so assure no pending urinary retention or UTI or... Fortunately, it is not hard to figure these out correctly by following suggestion/instruction in articles in http://formefirst.com/onBPH-LUTS-VoidingTrouble.html & http://formefirst.com/onUTI.html; thereby you can work well with doctor so to reach right care. Make sure to take time/patience to do so. Best ...Read more
I abused Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). Frequent urge to urinate. takes time to do it. Weak stream. Bladder never feels empty. No burn unless I hold it in. Not STD or BPH.
UTI: Urinary tract infection is a known side effect of Dextroamphetamine, up to 5% of patients can experience this. symptoms include: ?Pain or a burning feeling when you urinate ?The need to urinate often ?The need to urinate suddenly or in a hurry ?Blood in the urine ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I'm on endep10 for bladder weakness/frequency and pain. It makes me groggy and sleep all day (take it 3hrs before bed) alternatives? Feel lazy
Dose dependent: Amitriptyline's sedative effect is usually dose dependent. A lower dose may be better tolerated. Gradual titration of the dose upward may allow one to adjust to the side effects. Often they will diminish after taking it for a couple weeks. There are other meds for bladder dysfunction that cause less sedation. ...Read more
What could cause a weak urine stream in a 21yo male? There's no pain, no change in frequency or amount of urination, or change in ejaculation.
Here are some...: Weak urine flow in a 21-y-o man without pas history of urethritis, urethral trauma, still needs a pro-evaluation to assure no urethral stricture, meatal stenosis, or simply poor relaxation and opening of bladder neck, etc. to assure having a happy bladder, which is able to empty, to hold urine, has no UTI, and you void comfortably. How? To http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
Recently I'm having trouble emptying my bladder. It empties halfway and then the stream stops and I have to push out the other half. 20yr old female?
Can Overactive Bladder cause: constant feeling of urgency doesnt go away? occasional split stream urination?
Yes - see comments: Urgency suggests overactive bladder(OAB). However split stream suggest bladder outlet obstruction(BOO). Causes of BOO include BPH, urethral stricture, primary bladder neck obstruction, bladder neck contracture. It is common for BOO to cause OAB. BPH is present in only 8% of 30-40 year old men, so it's quite possible you don't have BOO, or have one of the other causes see http://bit.ly/1wHjHAy ...Read more
Can you train your bladder to stop wanting to double void? feel uge to pee constant, testes pain sometimes and split stream sometimes. Prostate normal
Need evaluation: With the symptoms you describe, especially the split stream you need urological evaluation. ...Read more