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How long does ic last?
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Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Gynecology
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In brief: IC
Ic is a chronic condition that we can treat but not cure.
It is a lifetime condition that at times will go asymptomatic with flares occasionally.

In brief: IC
Ic is a chronic condition that we can treat but not cure.
It is a lifetime condition that at times will go asymptomatic with flares occasionally.
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
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Dr. Robert True
Preventive Medicine
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In brief: Long time
If you mean interstitial cystitis (ic), most people have this problem for years.
It can come and go, or it can be a chronic problem that is very debilitating. There are medicines and treatments that can help, but the condition tends to recur. Making sure your estrogen levels are adequate is important too, as well as eating the correct diet without spicy foods that could irritate the bladder.

In brief: Long time
If you mean interstitial cystitis (ic), most people have this problem for years.
It can come and go, or it can be a chronic problem that is very debilitating. There are medicines and treatments that can help, but the condition tends to recur. Making sure your estrogen levels are adequate is important too, as well as eating the correct diet without spicy foods that could irritate the bladder.
Dr. Robert True
Dr. Robert True
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