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A Popular Allergy Medicine May Help IC Symptoms

Do you struggle with increased IC flares and bladder symptoms during allergy season? Antihistamines are listed as Step Two treatment options in the AUA guidelines for IC/BPS. Why?  Because the bladder wall contains the same kind of mast cells that also generate typical allergy symptoms.  Hydroxyzine HCL (Atarax) and hydroxyzine pamoate (Vistaril) have helped many [...]

By |2019-01-30T21:24:03-08:00October 26th, 2018|Our Blog, Research, Treatments|Comments Off on A Popular Allergy Medicine May Help IC Symptoms

CUA IC/BPS Guidelines Finally Adopted – Canadian Patients Get Much Needed Guidance

CUA IC/BPS Guidelines Adopted Why have so many interstitial cystitis patients in Canada come to the USA for care? Despite the glowing reviews about universal health care, there is a sad IC truth behind the scenes north of the border. There is no national IC organization to advocate on their behalf. Only a handful of physicians in [...]

By |2017-01-20T16:34:08-08:00December 7th, 2016|Awareness, Diagnosis, ICN Announcements, Industry News, News, Our Blog, Research, Treatments|Comments Off on CUA IC/BPS Guidelines Finally Adopted – Canadian Patients Get Much Needed Guidance

Michigan Urologists Pioneers in Neuromodulation for IC & Pelvic Pain

Providing Relief From Bladder and Pelvic Pain Issues With Neuromodulation Source: Beaumont Health (Editors Note - Neuromodulation is a Step Four treatment option in the AUA Guidelines for the treatment of interstitial cystitis. There are two forms of neuromodulation: (1) post tibial nerve stimulation (aka Urgent PC) and (2) sacral/pudendal neurostimulation (aka Interstim). Because the [...]

By |2017-01-31T10:05:00-08:00August 20th, 2015|Conference Reports, Our Blog, Research, Treatments|Comments Off on Michigan Urologists Pioneers in Neuromodulation for IC & Pelvic Pain