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.

Fast Facts:

  • 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.

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