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What are causes of adult bed wetting? Trying to stop this from happening.

What are causes of adult bed wetting? Trying to stop this from happening.

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. ...Read more

Dr. George Klauber
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Bedwetting (Definition)

Children that urinate involuntarily during the nighttime have bedwetting, this is something that 15% of children >5yo can still do. By 10yo 95% of children are dry at night. Less than 1% ...Read more


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What could cause urinary hesitancy and bed wetting in a young man?

What could cause urinary hesitancy and bed wetting in a young man?

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. ...Read more

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How to fix random bed wetting and what are the causes for 15 yr old female?

How to fix random bed wetting and what are the causes for 15 yr old female?

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. ...Read more

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What causes the inability to control urine (bed wetting) in elderly especially at night?

What causes the inability to control urine (bed wetting) in elderly especially at night?

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. ...Read more

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What causes the disability to control urine (bed wetting) in elderly, specifically at night?

What causes the disability to control urine (bed wetting) in elderly, specifically at night?

It varies: Use of water pills, use of narcotic pain meds, loss of specific nerve in the bladder, loss of bladder control due to structural or mechanical problems (such as tumor or trauma) may cause accident in the bladder thus possible bedwetting or incontinence. So please check with the physician. ...Read more

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What can cause adult bed wetting?

What can cause adult bed wetting?

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. ...Read more

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What can cause bed wetting in normal adults?

What can cause bed wetting in normal adults?

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. ...Read more

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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. ...Read more

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Does combing Flexerills with Robaxon cause nocturnal bed wetting?

Does combing Flexerills with Robaxon cause nocturnal bed wetting?

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 ...Read more

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Can kidney stone cause adult bed wetting?

Can kidney stone cause adult bed wetting?

Possible: High calcium in the urine can increase urine output and also can cause burning sensation with urination but I recommend ruling out diabetes (high blood sugar) and urinary infection right away--- see your doctor. ...Read more

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Can weight loss and bed wetting cause Uti in Children?

Can weight loss and bed wetting cause Uti in Children?

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. ...Read more

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Is it possible that anti-seizure medication cause night time bed wetting?

Is it possible that anti-seizure medication cause night time bed wetting?

Not usual: If a person has epilepsy, night time bed wettin can be a symptom of seizures in sleep. speak to your neurologist about an EEG done during night time sleep. ...Read more

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Causes of adult bed wetting after 25+ yrs of dryness. Can fatigue play role?

Causes of adult bed wetting after 25+ yrs of dryness. Can fatigue play role?

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. ...Read more

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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?

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. ...Read more

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How to stop adult bed wetting?

Seek Urological: Evaluation to determine the cause of nocturnal enuresis. ...Read more

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How to stop bed wetting at age 11y?

How to stop bed wetting at age 11y?

Hypnosis: Children of this age often respond beautifully to hypnosis. ...Read more

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What leads to adult bed wetting, please help me?

What leads to adult bed wetting, please help me?

UTI, bladder prolapse: Neurologic or spinal problem. Needs to be evaluated ; hopefully treated. ...Read more

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Is bed wetting a sign of stress?

Is bed wetting a sign of stress?

No: This would not be a common sign of stress. In a young child, you can see bed wetting into teens. Concerning things would be daytime wetting, new onset of bed wetting, or recurrence of wetting after a long period of dry nights. ...Read more

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Are constipation & bed wetting related?

Are constipation & bed wetting related?

Possibly: The rectum is posterior to the bladder. Stool in the lower intestine, or rectum, can push against the bladder and reduce its capacity to hold urine. In recent study, four out of five demonstrated stool burden consistent with constipation. Many times constipation not apparent. Urinary tract infections in children are also similarly related to constipation. ...Read more

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Hello docs, is bed wetting a sign of stress?

Maybe: It can be if it is a new symptom. It could also be a bladder infection. If it is not new, then it is usually a delay in maturation of the nervous and urinary systems. Either way it can often be treated if you see the doctor. ...Read more

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Could overactive bladder lead to bed wetting?

Could overactive bladder lead to bed wetting?

Yes it could: The key here is making sure the diagnosis of oab is correct, and treating properly once so diagnosed. ...Read more

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Is there any treatment for adult bed wetting?

Yes there is: Primary enuresis is wetting from birth, secondary develops after an appreciable period of dryness. Both treatable, but, need to consult urologist who will take a detailed history & question about possible infections or neurologic issues. Then examination & urinalysis. Some testing or studies may be required. Then? Medication to reduce urine production or enlarge bladder capacity. Surgery unlikely. ...Read more

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Can excessive controlling of urine lead to bed wetting?

Can excessive controlling of urine lead to bed wetting?

Pls explain control: Don't understand what you mean by excessive controlling, unless you maen urinating very frequently by day. If so, could be an overactive bladder which should be looked into and might well respond to long acting bladder muscle relaxant medication. ...Read more

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Could bed wetting be cancerous or kidney problem related?

Not cancer related: Wetting can be due to low antidiuretic hormone production which prevents kidney from reabsorbing filtered water. This results in excessive volume of urine produced. Severely damaged kidneys can also have a problem retaining water, so called diabetes insipidus (not diabetes mellitus/sugar diabetes) which results in urine overproduction and bedwetting. Most bedwetting in kids clears up with time. ...Read more

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A 21 yr old adult experiencing bed-wetting for 5-6 years.

Enuresis- nocturnal: Male or female? If female, how many pregnancies and how many babies? ...Read more

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What are some prescriptions for bed-wetting in male adults?

What are some prescriptions for bed-wetting in male adults?

Noct. Enuresis RX: The drug desmopressin acetate (ddavp) boosts levels of a natural hormone (anti-diuretic hormone, or adh) that forces the body to make less urine at night. Although DDAVP has few side effects, the most serious is the potential for seizures. This can happen if you drink too much fluids when taking the medication. Oxybutinin may also 'relax bladder' with 'small bladder'. ...Read more

Dr. William Singer
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Concussion (Definition)

An injury to the brain usually caused by trauma. Symptoms include loss of consciousness, altered ...Read more