What is Overactive Bladder? It may also be called sensory bladder or Urgency or Irritable Bladder or neurogenic bladder. These are terms used to describe a bladder condition that causes more frequent and urgent urination.
This need to urinate originates as a sensation in the bladder when the bladder fills.
Many people who have fibromyalgia, and other chronic illnesses, do not get these messages.
- Hormonal changes during menopause
- Enlarged prostrate
- Some medications
- Kidney problems
- Herniated disc
- Neurological conditions
- Multiple pregnancies
- Vitamin D deficiency
- Extra weight
- Back or pelvic issues
Overactive bladder patient guide PDF from Urology Care Foundation
Managing OAB at work and on the go Fact Sheet