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Urinary Incontinence

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Jul 7, 2024.

What is urinary incontinence (UI)?

UI is loss of bladder control. UI develops because your bladder cannot store or empty urine properly. The 3 most common types of UI are stress incontinence, urge incontinence, or both.

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What are the signs and symptoms of UI?

How is UI treated?

Treatment options

The following list of medications are related to or used in the treatment of this condition.

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How can I manage my symptoms?

When should I seek immediate care?

When should I call my doctor?

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