What Is Overactive Bladder
An overactive bladder is a sudden urge to urinate, followed by involuntarily urinating. Having an overactive bladder can cause a person emotional and sexual problems. This is a treatable condition.
- It is estimated that one in 11 people in the U.S. has an overactive bladder.
- Having an overactive bladder is not considered a normal part of aging.
- An overactive bladder can cause a person to urinate more frequently, even at nighttime.