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Overactive Urinary Bladder (Overactive Bladder) Summary

Description: Symptom of overactive detrusor muscle of the URINARY BLADDER that contracts with abnormally high frequency and urgency. Overactive bladder is characterized by the frequent feeling of needing to urinate during the day, during the night, or both. URINARY INCONTINENCE may or may not be present.

Also Known As: Overactive Bladder; Urinary Bladder, Overactive; Bladder, Overactive; Overactive Detrusor Function; Detrusor Function, Overactive Show All >>

Networked: 1722 relevant articles (291 outcomes, 385 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Overactive Urinary Bladder

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. tolterodine (Detrol) : 61 outcomes 76 studies in 257 results : FDA 3
  2. oxybutynin (Tavor) : 36 outcomes 52 studies in 167 results : FDA 22 Generic
  3. quinuclidin- 3'- yl- 1- phenyl- 1,2,3,4- tetrahydroisoquinoline- 2- carboxylate monosuccinate (solifenacin) : 34 outcomes 64 studies in 184 results : FDA 1
  4. Muscarinic Antagonists : 27 outcomes 24 studies in 193 results : IBA
  5. fesoterodine : 23 outcomes 30 studies in 89 results : FDA 1
  6. Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin) : 19 outcomes 12 studies in 121 results : IBA
  7. Cholinergic Antagonists (Anticholinergics) : 16 outcomes 11 studies in 94 results : IBA
  8. onabotulinumtoxinA (Botox) : 12 outcomes 20 studies in 62 results : FDA 1
  9. Muscarinic Receptors (Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor) : 10 outcomes 11 studies in 108 results : IBA
  10. tamsulosin (Flomax) : 9 outcomes 9 studies in 32 results : FDA 11 Generic
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Diseases Related to Overactive Urinary Bladder

  1. Urinary Incontinence
  2. Prostatic Hyperplasia (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia)
  3. Nocturia
  4. Parkinson Disease (Parkinson's Disease)
  5. Urge Urinary Incontinence (Urge Incontinence)
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Key Therapies for Overactive Urinary Bladder

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  1. Injections : 12 outcomes 9 studies in 60 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 8 outcomes 7 studies in 81 results
  3. Intravesical Administration : 4 outcomes 6 studies in 27 results
  4. Transcutaneous Electric Nerve Stimulation (TENS) : 4 outcomes 5 studies in 14 results
  5. Psychology Biofeedback (Biofeedback) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 13 results
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