Nocturia Or Frequent Urination! Is It Normal?




Ananya Bhattacharjee
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Nocturia is the frequent need to get up in the middle of the night and urinate. This is a common cause of sleep loss in people, and especially among adults. Few researchers believe that one visit to the bathroom per night is within the normal limits, and two or more visits events per night may be associated with daytime tiredness. However, people who suffer from severe Nocturia may wake up to pee five or six times at night.

Causes of Nocturia

There are several causes of Nocturia, from lifestyle choices to medical conditions.

Medical Conditions

The most common medical conditions that cause Nocturia are urinary tract infection (UTI) or a bladder…

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