Does your life revolve around bathroom breaks?For many adults suffering from OAB, symptoms can present themselves in a variety of forms. Whether you are dealing with sudden urges to go, light or heavy leakage, urinary frequency or urinary obstruction, a specialist may be able to help you relieve symptoms.
The Urgent Need To Go
Those suffering from OAB feel a strong urge to pass urine immediately
Half of all OAB sufferers also deal with incontinence, which refers to leakage or in ability to control bladder
Urinating More Than 8 Times Per Day
If you are visiting the bathroom more than 8 times a day, it may be time to speak to a bladder specialist
Urinating More Than Once at Night
If you are waking up more than once at night to urinate, you may be suffering from OAB
Non-obstructive Urinary Retention
If you are having trouble completely emptying your bladder when you urinate, a specialist may help
- Stewart WF, Van Rooyen JB, Cundiff GW, et al. Prevalence and burden of overactive bladder in the United States. World J Urol. 2003;20(6):327-336.