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Nocturia (Night-time urination)

Nocturia (Night-time urination) - Symptoms

Nocturia (Night-time urination) - How to prevent?

Nocturia (Night-time urination) - Causes and Risk Factors

There are many possible causes of nocturia, and often a combination of more than one of these factors result in Nocturia.

Some of the causes of nocturia include:
  • Ageing
  • Pregnancy
  • Lifestyle habits
    • Excessive fluids intake
    • High salt intake
    • Drinking just before bedtime
    • Consuming alcohol and/or caffeine – especially evening time
  • Underlying medical conditions
    • Uncontrolled diabetes
    • Heart failure
    • Kidney and Liver problems
  • Sleep disorders
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
    • Insomnia
  • Medications
    • Diuretic agents
    • Mood stabilisers
    • Some blood pressure and diabetes medications
  • Urinary tract conditions
    • Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
    • Overactive bladder
    • Urinary tract infection (UTI)

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