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Urispas Anti Bladder Spasm Agent
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
Taking flavoxate for bladder spasms. This is 2 days. Should I b able to tell a difference by now? Is it normal for spasms to come n go while on Meds?
If you have: Overactive bladder, Flavoxate is indicated to help reduce the overactivity by smoothing/calming the "spasms" noted to cause the frequent urination. Even though it works at the muscle fiber level, you should not be able to tell that there is any "spasm". 2 day of medication should start to give some positive change, but I would give it a week solid before you decide whether the medication works. ...Read more
31yrMale. Since 4days spam in bladder. All blood, urine, US test normal. Doc prescribed urispas-5 days. Could it be somethin serious as it has not improving?
Must review all sup-: Pliments and medications you are taking as this could be an adverse side effect. Make a list as all of them can be looked up on the scientific basis. It is unlikely that this is a serious condition but it must be excluded. ...Read more
Here are some...: How long ago did you have SPC? Does SPC mean suprapubic cystostomy to you? If so, such-related bladder spam can be eased with judicious use of pain medication + antimiscarinic agents, but almost impossible to be free of its related discomfort or pain. Over time such pain will improve. Besides, always keep the tube positioned without obstruction by kinking and the drainage bag, always below bladder ...Read more
Bladder contractions: Like a muscle cramp, bladder spasms occur when the detrusor muscle of the bladder, which is responsible for squeezing and expelling urine, squeezes without permission. This can occur when there are neurologic issues, severe bladder irritation or infection, and in overactive bladder syndrome. There is usually dull discomfort and pain, with occasional urine leakage. ...Read more
The most common cause of the symptoms you describe is uti (kidney&bladder infection), other condition is renal/ureteric/bladder calculus.
You should consult your doctor or a urologist. ...Read more
On 5mg vesicare (solifenacin) but still have bladder tingling and frequency, is this truly bladder spasms?
This is a low dose: Consult with your dr. ; discuss increasing dose to 10mg/day. ...Read more
Any information/ advice for 19 y/o with fowlers syndrome and perm indwell catheter. & best way to stop bladder spasms? Thank you
Ask your urologist..: Sorry to hear that you are a victim of Fowler's syndrome, which can be further illustrated in https://www. Ucl. Ac.uk/ion/nationalhospital/fowlersyndrome. As to ease bladder spams, the mainstay is still anticholinergics; currently there are at least 6 kinds available; if failed, try tibial nerve stimulation or sacral nerve stimulation, with urinary diversion as the last resort. Ask your urologist... ...Read more
Have had severe bladder spasms/incontinence after uretoscopy april 3rd. Been on several diff meds. Will this ever get better. No kids btw?
Seems a bit long for: Just irritation from your procedure. Consult the provider who performed the procedure for further evaluation. ...Read more
I have ic (bladder spasms as we)ll. I'm a very sensitive, emotional 52 year old woman and I wonder if that can effect my ic & bladder spasms adversely?
Urge to urinate: "spasms" of bladder are typically described by patients as a persistent, nagging feeling needing to urinate that is not completely relieved when actually urinating. There are different causes for this symptom including bladder infection, prior bladder surgery, neurologic condition, or non-infectious inflammation of the bladder. ...Read more
Pain urgency: Intense urgency & pain in the pelvis. ...Read more