Don't just "live with it" if you have an overactive bladder. Simple lifestyle changes and medications can make a big difference. To help you cope with OAB, WebMD editors searched through our best articles and OAB guides to pull out useful tips for daily living. Use these tips for better health and peace of mind.
If you’ve recently been diagnosed with overactive bladder (OAB), ask your doctor these questions at your next visit.
Are there medications I can take to treat my OAB?
What side effects might the medication cause, and what can I do to help manage them?
How quickly do the medications take effect?
What if the medications don't work for me? Are there other treatment options?
If my OAB gets better, can I stop taking the medication?
Are there foods or beverages I should avoid...