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Urinary Retention Summary

Description: Inability to empty the URINARY BLADDER with voiding (URINATION).

Also Known As: Retention, Urinary

Networked: 1994 relevant articles (132 outcomes, 222 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Urinary Retention

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. dutasteride (Avodart) : 7 outcomes 8 studies in 31 results : FDA 2
  2. alfuzosin (UroXatral) : 5 outcomes 13 studies in 28 results : FDA 9
  3. Morphine (MS Contin) : 5 outcomes 11 studies in 95 results : FDA 37 Generic
  4. tamsulosin (Flomax) : 5 outcomes 6 studies in 27 results : FDA 11 Generic
  5. Finasteride (Propecia) : 3 outcomes 12 studies in 36 results : FDA 18 Generic
  6. Phenoxybenzamine : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 14 results : FDA 1
  7. Anesthetics (Anesthetic Agents) : 3 outcomes in 4 results : IBA
  8. Cholinergic Antagonists (Anticholinergics) : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 19 results : IBA
  9. Oxidoreductases : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 14 results : IBA
  10. Polyglycolic Acid (Polyglycolide) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Urinary Retention

  1. Prostatic Hyperplasia (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia)
  2. Nausea
  3. Vomiting
  4. Pruritus (Itching)
  5. Hyperplasia
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Key Therapies for Urinary Retention

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  1. Catheters : 18 outcomes 49 studies in 333 results
  2. Transurethral Resection of Prostate (TURP) : 13 outcomes 16 studies in 94 results
  3. Laser Therapy (Surgery, Laser) : 7 outcomes 5 studies in 19 results
  4. Stents : 6 outcomes 7 studies in 52 results
  5. Prostatectomy (Retropubic Prostatectomy) : 5 outcomes 7 studies in 52 results
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