nocturia


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nocturia

[nak′tür·ē·ə]
(medicine)
Excessive urination at night.
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16) We also measured the number of nighttime urinations using Question 7 from the IPSS questionnaire; nocturia was defined as [greater than or equal to] 2 urinations in a single night.
Nocturia was defined as micturition more than twice a night after falling asleep.
As nocturia is a fall risk, you also should remove potential tripping hazards, such as rugs, from the route to the bathroom, and install a nightlight.
The use of alcohol and frequency of nocturia were also similar for the two groups at the baseline level.
The claims of this patent cover the use of a broad class of thieno(2,3-d)pyrimidine derivatives, including DDP225, for the treatment of urinary frequency, urinary urgency, nocturia (nighttime urination) and enuresis (bedwetting).
Nocturia - Pipeline Review, H2 2011', provides an overview of the Nocturia therapeutic pipeline.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 17, 2017-This World Sleep Day Ferring Pharmaceuticals warns of the dangers of nocturia
Mirabegron improves nocturia and nocturia-associated quality of life in affected women
Key Words: Falls, lower urinary tract symptoms, alpha-blockers, elderly, nocturia.
Non-neurogenic overactive bladder (OAB) is a common problem characterized by urgency, frequency, and/or nocturia with or without incontinence.
When comparing men aged 30 to 39 with men aged 70 and older, the prevalence of nocturia (nighttime urination) more than three times per night rises from 3 percent to 21 percent, the prevalence of incomplete emptying rises from 6 percent to 22 percent, and the prevalence of a weak urinary stream rises from 0 to 57 percent.