Signs and Symptoms of OAB

There are three symptoms associated with an overactive bladder:

  • Frequency (frequent urination, including at night)
  • Urgency (urgent need to urinate)
  • Urge incontinence (strong need to urinate followed by leaking or involuntary and complete voiding)

Publication Review By: Daniel Khouri, M.D., Stanley J. Swierzewski, III, M.D.

Published: 09 Jun 1998

Last Modified: 29 Sep 2015