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Overactive Bladder is a common condition that affects an estimated
people in the United States1, 2
What is Overactive Bladder?
Overactive Bladder—which your doctor may refer to as “OAB” — is an umbrella term which includes the frequent and urgent need to empty your bladder. One of the most common symptoms of Overactive Bladder is a sudden urge to urinate, resulting in unintentional urine loss.
Overactive Bladder Symptoms
You may be suffering from Overactive Bladder if:
You are experiencing a sudden or compelling need to urinate with inability to hold urine or control it
You are experiencing an urgent need to urinate and have urinary leakage accidents or trouble holding urine before making it to the restroom
You go to the bathroom to urinate so often that it disrupts your life — typically to be more than 7 times a day
You are waking up more than 1 time per night because you need to urinate
Do you get sudden, strong urges to urinate?
Do you have accidental leakage before you make it to the restroom?
Do you use the bathroom more than 7 times a day?
Do you wake up more than 1 time at night to go to the restroom?
If you answered “Yes” to any of these questions, you may suffer from Overactive Bladder symptoms.
Your Journey to find the treatment solution that works for you
1CONSULT WITH YOUR DOCTOR
Discuss your symptoms
Baseline bladder diary
Undergo recommended diagnostic tests
Discuss treatment options
Bladder training and exercises
Prescription medications which include
Chemodenervation (Botox® injections)
Percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation
Overactive Bladder Patient Care Pathway
Your doctor and their clinical team will follow a patient care pathway, which is a roadmap of the different treatment options available to you. The pathway starts with conservative treatments and then moves on to the advanced therapies.
What is Sacral Neuromodulation?
Sacral Neuromodulation is a therapy that provides gentle stimulation to the nerves that communicate between the brain and bladder and/or bowel. This advanced therapy restores normal communication which results in symptom improvement.
The good news is that there are Overactive Bladder treatment options for controlling your symptoms.The Axonics r-SNM System is an advanced therapy option to treat your Overactive Bladder symptoms.This therapy is a clinically-proven solution to help people regain urinary control.
Coyne KS, Sexton CC, Thompson CL, et al. The prevalence of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in the USA, the UK and Sweden: results from the Epidemiology of LUTS (EpiLUTS) study. BJU Int. 2009;104(3):352-360.