Coughing and incontinence

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by Harrison1 on Wed Jan 13, 2016 4:25 pm

Coughing and incontinence

When I get a bad cough, I wet myself and I have to use sanitary towels even though I have no periods anymore and would like to know how I can stop myself from wetting myself when coughing please :(

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by B&BF on Thu Mar 31, 2016 3:47 pm

Re: Coughing and incontinence

Dear Harrison

It sounds like you are talking about stress urinary incontinence. There is great information on the Bladder and Bowel Foundation website, in particular this page https://www.bladderandbowelfoundation.o ... ontinence/ and https://www.bladderandbowelfoundation.o ... reatments/

We also have a helpline which you may wish to call for advice. Tel: 0845 345 0165
The Bladder & Bowel Foundation (B&BF)

Helpline: 0845 345 0165
General enquiries: 01536 533255

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