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Bed wetting, 35 years - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   I'm a 35 year old male in excellent physical condition but everynow and again I wet the bed. Twice in the last couple of months.

I did have bed wetting problems as a kid but just seemed to grow out of them when I was about 18-20years after use of nasal spray and some other medicine.

It might sound strange to explain but it happens when I'm dreaming and in my dream I go to the toilet and that's when I wet the bed, it's almost like my brain tells my bladder I'm at the toilet and I can pee when infact I'm alseep and dreaming I'm at the toilet.

I have consulted with physician, homeopathy specialist but no remarkable result, I am tying to wake up every night with the use of alarm clock midnight, early morning, I could woke up with the clock alarm, even after passing urine at the early morning at toilet, I went into deep sleep and same dream came as if I am in toilet and bed gets wet again.
Now I am getting very much frustrated and helpless as what to do, what type of specialist should I consult
Any thoughts or comments would be appreciated.

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Doctor :   Let me read what you have typed
Doctor :   Are there any other symptoms? Since when are you having this?
User :   I have undergone USG of kidney and blader but all OK, I can say it was not cured totally but was almost cured at 18-24 age, for last few years it is increasing gradulaly
Doctor :   Do you have any others symptoms like increased sugar, BP or cholesterol?

User :   No, but I usully have deep sleep, need at least 8 hrs sleep otherwise I don't feel fresh, and late riser
Doctor :   Are you on any medications? Did you get your hormonal levels checked?
User :   as soon as I went into sleep, I went into very deep sleep and started to dream anything and everything which may not even through my me during day time
User :   taking some homeopathic medicine, hormonal levels checked- no
Doctor :   There are many causes of Adult Bed wetting as Bladder infection, weakened muscles, prostate problem, diabetes etc. When did you get your sugar levels checked?

User :   two months back it was 95 at fasting
Doctor :   I will advise you to get a complete examination of prostate and bladder done by a urologist and also some investigations as Prostate Hormones, Bladder function study to see the main cause of it.

User :   should I consult some psychologist
User :   or psycriatist
Doctor :   First you need to get yourself examined by a urologist to find the root cause of the problem

Doctor :   It may be that your bladder muscles are weak and you may be advised exercises and medications accordingly.
User :   I feel this may be more of mind problem, whenever I started to feel that the problem is curing and feeling relax, it reoccures
Doctor :   Have you followed what i have said?
User :   yes, I could
Doctor :   There could be various causes so get yourself ewxamined and investigated
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