Vlogger Explains How She Overcame Her Bladder Issues

Many multiple sclerosis (MS) patients suffer from bladder issues. In this video from Mallery Schuplin, the MS vlogger talks about some of the bladder issues she’s been experiencing and how she has managed to solve them.

MORE: Read our seven tips to help you deal with MS-related urinary problems.

In a candid vlog, Mallery explains that she has been suffering from hesitation when urinating and was unable to empty her bladder. Mallery is feeling much more positive after visiting her urologist, as she’s now been prescribed a mild antibiotic that will help keep the urine that she retained sterile, and also prescribed the drug Flomax which is usually used in benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH) treatment. Flomax helps to relax the muscles surrounding the urethra making urination easier, which should help eliminate the hesitation problem.

MORE: Managing bladder problems when you have multiple sclerosis.

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  1. Teresa says:

    Hi my name is Tracey i have rrms i have bladder issues i retain urine this was discovered on scan following a hospital admission 12 years ago when a was admitted with an extremely swollen abdomen i was taught to catheterise i also had pins and needles in my arms and legs i could barely walk. I wasnt diagnosed with ms until sept 2014

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