Urology Today.net

Site updated at Thursday, 12 May 2016

Common Urological Problems

Spinal Cord Injury

FDA approves Botox for loss of bladder control

U.S. drug regulators approved Botox from Allergan for treating a specific type of urinary incontinence on Wednesday.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Botox—made popular as a treatment for smoothing facial wrinkles—can also be injected into the bladder to treat people who lose bladder control because of neurologic conditions such as spinal cord… FDA approves Botox for loss of bladder control   

Botox Injections Now Used for Severe Urinary Incontinence

When you think of Botox injections, you probably think of getting rid of unwanted wrinkles around the eyes or forehead, but recently the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved using the injections to help patients with neurological conditions who suffer from incontinence, or an overactive bladder.

Botox injections paralyze the bladder muscle to… Botox Injections Now Used for Severe Urinary Incontinence   

hypercalcemia1 - sacrum1 - bladder cancer8 - prostate adenocarcinoma1 - genetic predisposition1 - risk of infection2 - adrenocortical carcinoma1 - renal cell carcinoma5 - proximal tubule1 - cihi1 - pelvic diaphragm1 - upper urinary tract2 - addition1 - kidney injury risk1 - aggressive bladder tumors1 - thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura1 - cystocele3 - anca-associated vasculitis1 - turner syndrome3 - aggressive treatment1 - regular hemodialysis1 - dana-farber cancer institute1 - crura1 - renal fibrosis1 - surgery1 - cause of infertility1 - niddk1 - vitamin k1 - mammogram1 - biomarker1 -