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i am 57 yr old male, have been fighting nocturia for better

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i am 57 yr old male, have been fighting nocturia for better than a yr, urology specialist i met with put me on daily dose on myrbetriq (50mg) and flomax (.4mg) three days ago, i continue to have numerous visits to the bathroom at night and even though keeping daily fluid intake to ~40ounces (water), and as little as 6oz of water at dinner ? why do i continue to get up so many times in the evening ? how do i fix this ? psa readings are in the very good range.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Y : Thanks for your question. If I don't respond to you immediately, it is because I am busy with a patient. I WILL get back to you ASAP.
Dr. Y : Do you have congestive heart failure or obstructive sleep apnea?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


no i dont have congestive heart failure in fact i am in very good health condition other than nocturia condition

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

no congestive heart failure or sleep apnea


 

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

why am i not getting answers as i followup on questions

Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 3 years ago.
Sorry for the delay as I was in the OR.

Do you have frequency of urination during the day as well?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

i relieve aprx 6 times during the day.

Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 3 years ago.
Have you had a urodynamics test to evaluate if your symptoms are due to bladder spasms from an overactive bladder?

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