Top
10
Doctor insights on: Ultimate Bladder Support

Share
1

1
Whats the best medicine for overactive bladder?

Whats the best medicine for overactive bladder?

Depends: First option should be behavior modification. Cut out caffeine etc. All medications have there 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

See 1 more doctor answer

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


2

2
After removal of gall bladder - what food you are not support to eat?

After removal of gall bladder - what food you are not support to eat?

Fatty foods : There is really no restriction per say. Fatty foods can cause diarrhea and cramps for majority of patients. Some pts have no issues at all. Others, get better w time and some never get better. Diarrhea is annoying but if dont mind, eats whatever. Imodium (loperamide) can help as well. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
Are support group hepful for people with painful bladder syndrome?

Are support group hepful  for people with painful bladder syndrome?

YES: Try search for interstitial cystitis (ic) support group in your local area. I strongly recommend it. There many different way to deal with the symptoms. You may get one from the others just working for yourself. ...Read more

4

4
Why do I have so much pain from this hytrecomy its a couple of years i had a mesh implant put in me to help support my bladder rashes i hurt in my left hip all the time I have rashes my hip hurt it has tore up and pain all the time in sex discharge

Why do I have so much pain from this hytrecomy its a couple of years i had a mesh implant put in me to help support my bladder rashes i hurt in my left hip all the time I have rashes my hip hurt it has tore up and pain all the time in sex discharge

There : There are a few different issues going on here. You should see your doctor for your hip pan. You will likely need an x-ray and pain medication while a diagnosis is sought. As far as your abdominal pain, this also needs to be investigated. You could have a build up of scar tissue or an issue with the mess. Lastly the vaginal discharge could be infectious (bacteria, yeast, etc) please see your doctor in order to address all your issues. Best of luck. ...Read more

5

5
Does uterus support bladder muscles that can relax if uterus is removed and result in urine retention and UTI?

Does uterus support bladder muscles that can relax if uterus is removed and result in urine retention and UTI?

Not exactly: If someone has their uterus removed then some women may experience mild prolapse of the bladder (cystocele). Some women with a cystocele may experience urinary retention or bladder infections. Have an Obgyn do an exam to determine if a cystocele is present. This can occur in women without a hysterectomy as well. ...Read more

6

6
Hiw do you know if you haven't emptied out your bladder completely?

Hiw do you know if you haven't emptied out your bladder completely?

Stomach pressure: Do you still feel the need to urinate after going to the bathroom? Some patients have a sense of fullness after using the restroom. The only definitive way to know is with an ultrasound machine. This can be a normal feeling unless you are having incontinence or pain due to urinary retention. ...Read more

7

7
What can it indicate when you feel like your bladder has emptied completely but it hasn't? If i go again in a few minutes, there's a lot more. No pain

Urinary retention: You have a condition known as urinary retention which can be caused by a vaginal prolaps, a lazy or dysfunctional bladder bladder or a neurogenic bladder. In your case it is possible that the antihistamines you are taking may cause retention. ...Read more

8

8
Why can't i fully empty my bladder?

Why can't i fully empty my bladder?

Multiple etiologies: There are multiple etiologies for this problem that depends on your age and gender and your presentation. It is not normal for a 31 year old person to not fully empty the bladder, so further work up will be required. The first thing that should be done is to make sure that you have normal kidney function and that there is no evidence of infection. ...Read more

9

9
If your bladder doesn't empty all the way is it harmful?

It may be: Incomplete bladder emptying is called post-void residual volume. It can be measured by a urologists office. Some implications of this condition can be but not limited to: urinary tract infections, abdominal discomfort, or urinary leakage. ...Read more

10

10
Why didn't my bladder wash work. Still have same symptons?

Why didn't my bladder wash work. Still have same symptons?

More info: We need more information as to why your bladder was washed. For most infections, bladder washing is no longer recommended. If it is to clear a catheter, i would recommend seeing your pcp or urologist again if it remains clogged. ...Read more