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    What Increases Your Risk

    Many things have been linked to an increased risk of urinary incontinence in men.

    Physical conditions or lifestyle

    Medicines and foods

    • Caffeinated and carbonated drinks, such as coffee, tea, and soda pop
    • Alcohol
    • Prescription medicines that increase urine production, such as diuretics, or relax the bladder, such as anticholinergics and antidepressants
    • Other prescription medicines, such as sedatives, narcotics, and calcium channel blockers
    • Nonprescription medicines, such as diet, allergy, and cold medicines

    Diseases and health conditions

    WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

    Last Updated: September 09, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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