Enuresis - Bedwetting
Nocturnal enuresis – bedwetting at night is more common. Daytime wetting is called diurnal enuresis.
Involuntary passage of urine up to the age of 5years is somewhat common. If it persists even after the age of 5years, then it can be enuresis.
- Repeated bed-wetting
- Wetting in the clothes
- Wetting at least twice a week for approximately three months
- A small bladder
- Persistent urinary tract infections
- Severe stress
- Developmental delays that interfere with toilet training
Modern Urological treatment
If the child’s self-esteem is affected, treatment is necessary.
- Behavior Therapy
- Bladder Training
- Oral Medication: Not recommended for children under 6years of age
- Desmopressin Acetate – to control the amount of urine
- Imipramine – an antidepressant
Ayurvedic Urological treatment
- Oral medication
- Yoga & Pranayama