Bladder Control Problems Topic Guide

Bladder Control Problems Bladder Control Problems:

Bladder control problems, or urinary incontinence, affect over 13 million people in the U.S. Causes include urinary tract infection, overactive bladder, blocked urethra, medication side effect, and muscle weakness. Symptoms and signs include hematuria, straining, dribbling, frequency, and urgency. Treatment may incorporate behavioral therapy, medication, and surgery.

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Bladder Control Problems Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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trospium Trospium

Trospium relieves spasms of the bladder...learn more »

tolterodine Tolterodine

Tolterodine reduces spasms of the bladder muscles...learn more »

tamsulosin (oral) Tamsulosin (oral)

Tamsulosin is an alpha-blocker that is used to improve urination in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate)...learn more »

doxazosin Doxazosin

Doxazosin is an alpha-adrenergic (AL-fa ad-ren-ER-jik) blockers. Doxazosin relaxes your veins and arteries so that blood can more easily pass through them. I...learn more »

terazosin Terazosin

Terazosin is an alpha-adrenergic blocker...learn more »

imipramine Imipramine

Imipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant used to treat symptoms of depression. Imipramine is sometimes used to treat bed-wetting in children ages 6 and older...learn more »