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Stop Night Time Urination
I go to the toilet a lot night time since 2 weeks ago urination is not in control is over 7 times at night what can that be?
Nocturia: Normally you do not need to urinate at night but it all depends on the amount of fluid you drink in the evening before you go to bed. ...Read more
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Up to: two times a night is considered normal. ...Read more
Here are some ...: Is the voided urine volume from each voiding at night more or less than, or similar to that in the daytime? Answer to this question will roughly suggest if you have polyuric nocturia. For your condition, you need to have a timely comprehensive assessment & care with mental modification, behavioral / lifestyle modification, judicious use of drugs, etc. after confirming no UTI & an emptying bladder. ...Read more
This : This could be due to a variety of causes including urinary tract infection, sexually transmitted disease, enlargement of the prostate (bph), drinking excess fluids, alcohol use, diuretics such as caffeine, etc. You should consider being evaluated by your primary care physician for this. ...Read more
That is the question: Do you wake up because you need to go to the restroom or do you go to the restroom because you wake up at night? That is the question. If your bladder wakes you up frequently, urologist will help you. If your sleep pattern is disrupted by another factor, sleep medicine specialist is your best bet. Your primary care physician will help you sort it out and guide you in the right direction. ...Read more
Here are some...: The following factors affecting how often one has to void are: urine production, bladder functional capacity, bladder urine-holding ability, bladder emptying ability, UTI, etc. To figure these out is not that hard by following instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain idea & insight on how to work with doc so to reach right Dx for right Rx, care, & counseling. ...Read more
Fluid redistribution: I find many of my patients complain of this. It is caused by several things. Fluid that collects in your legs during the day redistributes to your body at night when you legs are elevated and must be excreted. I usually ask my patients to avoid drinking fluids at least two hours before sleeping and to take diuretics earlier in the day. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How come i been having to use the bathroom (urinate) so much at night ? 3-5 times a nightthis started around 2 weeks ago
.? Blood sugar level: At your age this could be nothing serious or something major. Nocturnal could be a result of swelling during the day which could be related to your diet (high salt) and possibly high blood pressure. There is also a worry about diabetes presenting at this age. Uti is also a concern. I would suggest you see a physician for further evaluation. ...Read more
I am 30m , and wake up several times at night to urinate, vesicare (solifenacin) dosent help me, what other medication should I try?
Depends on diagnosis: There are a number of other vesicare-like medication that you can try. The nighttime urination that you struggle with could be due to any number of issues, so be patient with your doctor as they try to help you. If you are taking any herbal treatment, you may want to consider cutting back on their intake. Best of luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer