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Constantly peeing at night, get up 4-5 times. How long should I avoid fluids before bed? Should I hold pee in to get used to not going at night?

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Having to void frequently at night (aka nocturia) is usually related to either 1) an overproduction of urine at night most commonly related to either increased fluid intake within 3-4 hrs of going to bed or the intake of liquids such as caffeine or alcohol in the evening which stimulate a diuresis, OR 2) to a small capacity bladder (<6-8 oz of urine per void) which may be due to a number of causes

In brief: See below

Having to void frequently at night (aka nocturia) is usually related to either 1) an overproduction of urine at night most commonly related to either increased fluid intake within 3-4 hrs of going to bed or the intake of liquids such as caffeine or alcohol in the evening which stimulate a diuresis, OR 2) to a small capacity bladder (<6-8 oz of urine per void) which may be due to a number of causes
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In brief: Overactive bladder

Have a look at this article: http://patient.
info/health/overactive-bladder-syndrome It gives general advice but you may need to see your doctor for more specific recommendations for your situation

In brief: Overactive bladder

Have a look at this article: http://patient.
info/health/overactive-bladder-syndrome It gives general advice but you may need to see your doctor for more specific recommendations for your situation
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