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Reply: Botox for a bladder spasam issue at night
Hello, I do not have any experience with botox for bladder spasms, but this overview on bladder spasms ...More
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Reply: Welcome to the Incontinence and OAB Exchange
Hi mprez1, This overview of pessaries discusses what to expect with a pessary, how well they work,...More
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Interstim
I had this implant 2012, I had no issues with infections, however if does not work for me at all. I still have...More
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Reply: IC after lap hysterectomy
Sorry to hear that. I had the same surgery and had to have the neurotransmitter a year later.
Posted by shaeen
Neurostimulator
Hi I had the implant 6 years ago. It took getting use to because of the scar on my buttocks. It get checked by...More
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detrusitol overactivity please help
hi, im a 23 year old female last year i got diagnosed with detrusor overactivity (sudden urge no leak) i...More
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Reply: Frequent Urination
Hello, According to this article , overactive bladder syndrome is generally characterized by having to...More
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Reply: Need help making it through work meetings!
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Reply: Involuntary oozing of stool/ Soiled undies
Hi sugarmella, I am so sorry that your son is going through this. Here is some information on ...More
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Reply: Watery Eyes During Urination
I've been doing the same thing since I was born and have asked a couple of doctors. They even ran some...More
Posted by isabelleriddle
Urinary problems?
I have an OAB and it has gotten to the point in the last few days that I have a heaviness in the lower bottom...More
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Reply: Urinary retention and distended bladder
What is the new medication that you are taking and does it work, Thanks, JimMore
Posted by berg2746
Reply: Failed Interstim Therapy
I am also discouraged. My device only lasted 6 weeks also. Have you found anything that has helped you?
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Reply: whats wrong with me please help
Hi joemama1, While we cannot give medical advice or diagnosis, you might want to read through this...More
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Reply: any answers?
Hello, Here is an article that outlines some treatments for urge incontinence. On top of the bladder...More
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Reply: drug seeking yeah if thats all that helps
Hi joemama1, I am sorry that you are in so much pain. Is there a specific question that you are looking...More
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Reply: Overactive Bladder – Don’t Suffer in Silence
Hi mmpadp456, I am sorry that your doctors have not been able to find a solution to your problem. Here is...More
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Reply: How safe is interstim therapy?
And as for surgical costs. I did not have health insurance at the time so my bill is outrageous ($19,000)....More
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Reply: I am a constant incontinent
Hi leakylena, I am sorry that you are experiencing this. There are a number of WebMD resources that I...More
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Reply: Medtronic Interstim Therapy
NO...the alarms that go off is not because the detection of metal, its because of a detection of a sensor...More
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Reply: Interstim device
Are you using it for urinary incontinence or bowel? I work with a surgeon who says it is not for everyone....More
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Reply: hemroidectomy....
There is a product that acts like an internal tampon that might help you. It is not on sale now but there...More
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HELP
I am a post prostate case. Last surgery was in Oct. 2013. If I move, I dribble. My Doc says he does not know...More
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HELP
I am a post prostate case. Last surgery was in Oct. 2013. If I move, I dribble. My Doc says he does not know...More
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Information for Choosing the Right Adult Diaper
Check out our interactive comparison adult diapers chart for the best information to make the most...More
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Reply: Urinary Hesitancy,Urgencey , frequency . no probl...
How are you now? Can I find out the results of your urine lab because I was also diagnosed with OAB,txMore
Posted by An_254944
Incontinence
Can overactive bladder patients full recovery? I am very interested to hear the experience of OAB patients...More
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catherterizing
Hello I am looking for someone who has had their bladder tied tight so they now have to catherterize on a...More
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catherterizing
Hello I am looking for someone who has had their bladder tied tight so they now have to catherterize on a...More
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Looking for Women with Stress Incontinence
Hello I work for a company looking at novel solutions for women with urinary leakage. We are trying to...More
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Considered abnormal at any age, overactive bladder is a very common condition that affects both men and women but is more common in women. ... More
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