Overactive Bladder News and Research

RSS
Overactive bladder (OAB) is a urological condition defined by a set of symptoms: "urgency, with or without urge incontinence, usually with frequency and nocturia."
Use of antimuscarinics linked to depressive disorder in women with overactive bladder

Use of antimuscarinics linked to depressive disorder in women with overactive bladder

Bacterial infection may play role in causing OAB symptoms

Bacterial infection may play role in causing OAB symptoms

Long-term suppression of neurotransmitter acetylcholine may lead to dementia-like changes in the brain

Long-term suppression of neurotransmitter acetylcholine may lead to dementia-like changes in the brain

Antimuscarinic drugs effective in improving OAB symptoms

Antimuscarinic drugs effective in improving OAB symptoms

Cranberry capsules more effective in lowering UTI risk than juice

Cranberry capsules more effective in lowering UTI risk than juice

BlueWind completes patient enrolment for Overactive Bladder study to support CE Mark submission

BlueWind completes patient enrolment for Overactive Bladder study to support CE Mark submission

New ICN Food List app can help people struggling with urinary tract food sensitivity

New ICN Food List app can help people struggling with urinary tract food sensitivity

Merus reports revenues of $49.0 million for fiscal 2015

Merus reports revenues of $49.0 million for fiscal 2015

Urologists report success in treating bladder issues, pelvic pain through neuromodulation technique

Urologists report success in treating bladder issues, pelvic pain through neuromodulation technique

Botulinum toxin A effective for treating bladder disorders

Botulinum toxin A effective for treating bladder disorders

FDA grants tentative approval to Amerigen's ANDA for generic version of Toviaz

FDA grants tentative approval to Amerigen's ANDA for generic version of Toviaz

Existing drug could help treat MS, other neurological diseases

Existing drug could help treat MS, other neurological diseases

Signostics gets FDA 510k clearance for handheld bladder scanner

Signostics gets FDA 510k clearance for handheld bladder scanner

Sleep-wake cycles are genetically connected to the bladder

Sleep-wake cycles are genetically connected to the bladder

Storage symptoms more severe in men with comorbid diabetes

Storage symptoms more severe in men with comorbid diabetes

OABSS reveals impact of symptoms on women’s quality of life

OABSS reveals impact of symptoms on women’s quality of life

Urinary nerve growth factor shows diagnostic value

Urinary nerve growth factor shows diagnostic value

Sacral neuromodulation augments efficacy of antimuscarinics in OAB

Sacral neuromodulation augments efficacy of antimuscarinics in OAB

Loyola announces opening of new acupuncture clinic for patients with pelvic health disorders

Loyola announces opening of new acupuncture clinic for patients with pelvic health disorders

Transplantation of B10 cells helps inhibit development of bladder fibrosis post SCI

Transplantation of B10 cells helps inhibit development of bladder fibrosis post SCI