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Evaluating the effectiveness and safety of TAC-302 in patients with detrusor underactivity and overactive bladder.

Evaluating the effectiveness and safety of TAC-302 in patients with detrusor underactivity and overactive bladder.

Posted by on May 24, 2023 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study evaluated the effectiveness and safety of TAC-302 in patients with detrusor underactivity (DU) and overactive bladder (OAB). The study found that TAC-302 may benefit patients with DU. Some background Overactive bladder (OAB) occurs when the bladder muscle is too active. Instead of staying at rest as urine fills the bladder,...

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Comparing the effects of different physical and rehabilitation therapies in women with overactive bladder

Comparing the effects of different physical and rehabilitation therapies in women with overactive bladder

Posted by on Mar 5, 2023 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell The study compared the effects of different physical and rehabilitation therapies in women with overactive bladder (OAB). The study found that percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS) alone, a combination of bladder training (BT) with electrical stimulation (ES), and a combination of BT and ES with biofeedback (BF) were effective for...

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Comparing tibial nerve stimulation and antimuscarinic agents for the treatment of overactive bladder syndrome.

Comparing tibial nerve stimulation and antimuscarinic agents for the treatment of overactive bladder syndrome.

Posted by on Jan 16, 2022 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared the effectiveness and safety of tibial nerve stimulation (TNS) versus antimuscarinic agents for the treatment of patients with overactive bladder (OAB). The study found that TNS was safer and as effective as antimuscarinic agents for the treatment of OAB. Some background Overactive bladder (OAB) occurs when the...

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Does sacral neuromodulation with the InterStim device improve symptoms of overactive bladder?

Does sacral neuromodulation with the InterStim device improve symptoms of overactive bladder?

Posted by on Sep 26, 2021 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the use of sacral neuromodulation (SNM) with the InterStim device in patients with overactive bladder (OAB). It found that SNM improved the symptoms of OAB over 3 years.  Some background OAB is a condition in which the bladder contracts involuntarily leading to a sudden, urgent need to urinate....

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Evaluating onabotulinumtoxinA effectiveness in overactive bladder according to sex

Evaluating onabotulinumtoxinA effectiveness in overactive bladder according to sex

Posted by on Aug 22, 2021 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the effectiveness of onabotulinumtoxinA (OBTA; Botox) injections for the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB) according to sex. It found that OBTA improved symptoms of OAB in women and men with lower levels of PSA (a protein made by the prostate that increases when the prostate is enlarged),...

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Can an overactive bladder be effectively treated by transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and solifenacin succinate?

Can an overactive bladder be effectively treated by transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and solifenacin succinate?

Posted by on Jul 31, 2021 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared the effectiveness of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) combined with solifenacin succinate (SS; Vesicare) to SS alone, in patients with overactive bladder (OAB). The data showed that TENS in combination with SS was more effective than SS on its own in these patients. Some...

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Sacral neuromodulation improves clinical outcomes in patients that failed first-line Botulinum toxin treatment for overactive bladder

Sacral neuromodulation improves clinical outcomes in patients that failed first-line Botulinum toxin treatment for overactive bladder

Posted by on Jun 6, 2021 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effectiveness of sacral neuromodulation (SNM) in patients with overactive bladder (OAB) that failed previous Botulinum toxin A (Botox; BTA) treatment. Researchers suggested that SNM is a good method in patients who failed first-line treatment. Some background OAB causes a sudden urge to urinate that is...

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A comparison of the effects on quality of life of percutaneous and transcutaneous tibial nerve stimulation for overactive bladder.

A comparison of the effects on quality of life of percutaneous and transcutaneous tibial nerve stimulation for overactive bladder.

Posted by on May 30, 2021 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study aimed to compare the effects on quality of life (QOL) of percutaneous and transcutaneous tibial nerve stimulation for the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB). The main finding was that both procedures were similarly effective at treating the symptoms of OAB. Some background OAB is characterized by symptoms such as...

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Evaluating single injection of OnabotulinumtoxinA into the bladder trigone for the treatment of overactive bladder

Evaluating single injection of OnabotulinumtoxinA into the bladder trigone for the treatment of overactive bladder

Posted by on May 16, 2021 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared the safety and durability of one injection of OnabotulinumtoxinA (Botox; OBT-A) in the bladder trigone vs 20 injections avoiding this region for the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB). Researchers suggested that one OBT-A trigone injection is a safe and durable treatment option for these patients. Some...

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What are the effects of tamsulosin for overactive bladder in men with different symptoms?

What are the effects of tamsulosin for overactive bladder in men with different symptoms?

Posted by on Apr 11, 2021 in Overactive bladder | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study aimed to investigate the effects of tamsulosin (Flomax) in men with overactive bladder (OAB). This study suggested that tamsulosin improved the symptoms of OAB. Some background OAB is characterized by symptoms such as incontinence (urine leakage), having a strong urge to urinate, and being woken up at night due to the...

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