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Looking for participants with benign prostatic hyperplasia and overactive bladder to test a new drug

Posted by on Aug 14, 2019 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This phase 3 trial is examining the effectiveness of vibegron in the treatment of overactive bladder symptoms (OAB) in patients with prostatic hyperplasia (BPH; enlarged prostatic gland). The main outcome of this trial will be a change in urgency episodes. This trial is being conducted in the US and Canada. The details A benign (not...

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Nuro percutaneous tibial neuromodulation system used to treat overactive bladder syndrome

Posted by on Jul 29, 2019 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study aimed to investigate the Nuro system for percutaneous tibial neuromodulation (PTNM) to treat overactive bladder (OAB). This study found that PTNM using Nuro is an effective and safe treatment for OAB. Some background Overactive bladder (OAB) occurs when the bladder muscle is too active. Instead of...

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Evaluating the effectiveness of percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation for overactive bladder on sexual function

Posted by on Jul 28, 2019 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study aimed to investigate the effectiveness of percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS) to treat overactive bladder (OAB) on sexual function. This study found a promising effectiveness of PTNS treatment for sexual dysfunction.  Some background Percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS) is now an established...

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Link between symptom severity and success of conservative therapy for overactive bladder in women

Posted by on Jun 27, 2019 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This article investigated the link between symptom severity (SS) and the success of conservative management (CM) in women with urinary incontinence (UI). The authors concluded that mild SS was associated with improved CM success.   Some background Overactive active bladder (OAB) is a condition where there is a frequent feeling of...

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What factors can influence the effectiveness of percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation in the treatment of overactive bladder?

Posted by on Jun 6, 2019 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This article investigated the factors that can predict treatment success of percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS) for overactive bladder (OAB). The authors concluded that a history of depression/anxiety and severe urgency urinary incontinence (UUI; needing to urinate urgently) before treatment predicted a higher chance of...

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Are behavioral therapy checklists effective in the treatment of overactive bladder?



Posted by on Apr 24, 2019 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study examined if behavioral therapy checklists are effective in the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB). This study concluded that behavioral therapy for OAB can be more effective when checklist instructions are used.  Some background Overactive bladder (OAB) is a sudden, frequent urge to urinate. It may result in urge...

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Effective drug combinations for the treatment of overactive bladder in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia

Posted by on Apr 21, 2019 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated drug combinations with silodosin (Rapaflo) to treat overactive bladder (OAB) in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).  They found that fesoterodine (Toviaz) was more effective than mirabegron (Mirbetriq) as add-ons to silodosin in these patients. Some background Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is...

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Which treatment is safer and more effective for overactive bladder, onabotulinumtoxinA or mirabegron?

Posted by on Apr 18, 2019 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared how safe and effective onabotulinumtoxinA (Botox) and mirabegron are in treating overactive bladder. The authors concluded botox is more effective in the treatment of overactive bladder symptoms. Some background Overactive bladder (OAB) is a common syndrome. Symptoms include urinary urgency, frequency, and urine...

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