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Dr. Rebecca Boyd- Relieve Bladder Pain Now!

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Are you suffering with chronic pain or pressure over your bladder?  Do you feel like you have to pee frequently, usually in small amounts?  Do you feel like you have a urinary tract infection, but when you get tested, it’s negative? Painful intercourse?

More than 4 million women suffer with these symptoms of interstitial cystitis, so you are not alone.

Many women do get improvement in their interstitial cystitis with:

-Dietary changes

-Supplements

-Bladder training

-Physical Therapy

-Anti-inflammatories (Aleve, Motrin and others); Anti-histamines (Claritin and others); Tricyclic Antidepressants

-Pentosan (Elmiron) which specifically treats IC, but may take up to 6 months to see improvement

Some have even gone above and beyond in treatment:

Bladder distention (inserting a catheter into the bladder and stretching it water or gas)

Bladder instillation (inserting a catheter into the bladder and placing a medication or combination of medicines for approximately 15 minutes)

 

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