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What's the best medicine for overactive bladder?

What's the best medicine for overactive bladder?

Depends: First option should be behavior modification. Cut out caffeine etc. All medications have their own set of side effects and warnings. There are no good head-to-head studies. Some of it is trial and error with your doctor. For more see http://peedoc. Com/female-urology or on twitter @thepeedoc. ...Read more

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Bladder (Definition)

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


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What is the complication of bladder irrigation?

What is the complication of bladder irrigation?

Usually none: Bladder irrigation, when done by a trained professional, is generally safe. However, it is possible to have irritation of the urethra from the catheter, urinary tract infection from the process, irritation of the bladder from stretching, or even rupture of the bladder if it is overfilled. ...Read more

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Is the only fix for recurrent hematuria in a 75 y.o. with BPH prostatectomy? Bladder irrigation needed 2x in 7 wks. Can't have gen anesth. Options?

Is the only fix for recurrent hematuria in a 75 y.o. with BPH prostatectomy? Bladder irrigation needed 2x in 7 wks. Can't have gen anesth. Options?

Spinal: It appears like you are under the care of a urologist who has recommended prostate surgery. If general anesthesia is contraindicated for pulmonary reasons then spinal anesthesia can be used. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Which is the optimum solution to help a bladder problem?

Which is the optimum solution to help a bladder problem?

Depends upon bladder: Urologists & uro-gynecologists are drs who take care of bladder problems. Antibiotics are the best solution for bladder infection. Above drs are specialists in managing wetting problems, urinary frquency, blood in urine etc. ...Read more

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Please help! What is the best solution to help a bladder problem?

Please help! What is the best solution to help a bladder problem?

1) diagnose 2) treat: So what is diagnosis? Or at least what is problem? Bladder infection? Bloody urine? Stress incontinence? Urge incontinence? You didn't mention your gender so maybe overflow incontinence from enlarged prostate? Interstitial cystitis? Bladder cancer? Bladder prolapse? As you can see, there are many problems so we need to know what to address. Chat w/your Family Doc, GYN or Urologist. ...Read more

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I am having trouble holding my bladder a lot of these time I absolutely no control. I read a catheter are a possible solution. Is this something o can do myself to prevent embarrassing moments?

I am having trouble holding my bladder a lot of these time I absolutely no control. I read a catheter are a possible solution. Is this something o can do myself to prevent embarrassing moments?

Further evaluation n: Before jumping to something like that you should be evaluated by a doctor! If it has not gone on for that long it could be something simple like a bladder infection, which can be easily treated by antibiotics. However, the important thing is to first determine why you are having this problem, then the treatment can be determined. 29 year old males do not typically have this problem. ...Read more

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Please let me know if there is an over-the-counter solution for bladder infection/discomfort?

Please let me know if there is an over-the-counter solution for bladder infection/discomfort?

Seek care: If you think you have a bladder infection then the best recommendation is to seek care. While staying hydrated and drinking things like cranberry juice (to acidify the urine) might help, and untreated bladder infection can lead to bigger problems related to the kidneys. ...Read more

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Can I use IV saline solution for nasal irrigation?

Can I use IV saline solution for nasal irrigation?

Absolutely: Even a higher concentration than 1n may be used. There is evidence that concentrations> 1 n may improve ciliary beat frequency which could help the nose be even cleaner. ...Read more

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I get UTI and or bladder infections often. Any solutions?

I get UTI and or bladder infections often. Any solutions?

Frequent UTI's: You need to see a urologist and be evaluated for some obstruction of your urinary tract that is predisposing you to these uti. You will need a renal ultrasound, and possibly an ivp to see if you have an anatomical problem. If you are a woman, go to the bathroom and urinate after sex. Once you see a urologist, you may have an answer to your question and a solution to your problem. ...Read more

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Bladder scope hurt bad. Was told I have interstitial cystitis. Have to go back for another procedure with solution inserted. Will this hurt worse?

Interstitial Cystiti: I. C. Is a poorly understood bladder and pelvic pain syndrome. Cystoscopy is generally painful in these patients. Intravesical instillation of various "cocktail" solutions is a common treatment modality. It shouldn't be particularly painful. ...Read more

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My son is 8 years old and still wets the bed. If he doesn't drink anything before bed and I wake him to use bathroom he is ok. Small bladder? Solution?

My son is 8 years old and still wets the bed. If he doesn't drink anything before bed and I wake him to use bathroom he is ok. Small bladder? Solution?

Euresis Alarm & Meds: What you are don is working. As he gets older he will be dry
If he continues and your doctor has ruled out any anatomical abnormalities and it continues there are other options
Bladder Streching Exercises
Enuresis Alarm
Meds
Discuss with child's Pediatrician
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Antibiotics not working for my bladder infection, anyone have solution to this problem?

Antibiotics not working for my bladder infection, anyone have solution to this problem?

UTI: Knowing which bacteria caused your bladder infection usually dictates the antibiotic to be used after susceptibility tests are done. If you do not feel better within 48 to 72 hours, either ask your doctor for the next best antibiotic or have a repeat urine culture done. Studies have shown that drinking cranberry juice can help treat a urine infection. ...Read more

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I have feelings of bladder fullness and pelvic discomfort, pyurea but no infection. Ongoing for three months on and off — any solution?

I have feelings of bladder fullness and pelvic discomfort, pyurea but no infection. Ongoing for three months on and off — any solution?

Solution: Cannot state a solution without knowing the diagnosis first. I recommend that you have a full medical exam with gynecologic exam as well. ...Read more

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My wife suffered a sodium hypochlorite incident during a root canal. She was admitted the next day to the intensive care unit the irrigation solution was shot into an extra canal and came in contact with vital tissue that caused massive swelling. She ha

My wife suffered a sodium hypochlorite incident during a root canal.  She was admitted the next day to the intensive care unit the irrigation solution was shot into an extra canal and came in contact with vital tissue that caused massive swelling.  She ha

Don't worry: Although this is a very unfortunate incident, it is important that you don't panic. The swelling and the bruising will get better, with time. Make sure that you follow your dentists/doctor's instructions. You many want to ask for a referral to an endodontist just for follow up, although not much can be done at this point, than let time heal the area, and it will. ...Read more

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Will drinking colloidal silver with stage 4 CKD harm my kidney? Also, 50/50 colloidal silver and saline solution bladder washouts to combat bad bacteria, will this damage the lining of my bladder?

Will drinking colloidal silver with stage 4 CKD harm my kidney? Also, 50/50 colloidal silver and saline solution bladder washouts to combat bad bacteria, will this damage the lining of my bladder?

No to silver: Colloidal silver is toxic and harmful. For some reason the natural health movement has glorified colloidal silver as a cure-all, but the evidence is quite the opposite. Doctors stopped using it in the 1970s when it became clear the harmful effects far outweighed any supposed benefits. Please stop using this substance. Yes it will harm your kidney and your bladder. See your doctor. ...Read more

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