What is Nocturia?

Nocturia is a disorder in which you wake up at night time when you have to urinate. It can Cause High fluid consumption, sleep disturbances, and obstruction of the bladder.
Nocturia is encountered by around 1 in 3 people over the age of 30. The number of individuals affected grows with age. It can be caused due to a behavioral habit or an underlying health condition.


  • Drinking too much fluid before bedtime
  • Behavioral patterns waking at night
  • Cardiac glycosides
  • Sleep disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Overactive bladder symptoms
  • Reduced capacity of Bladder
  • High blood pressure

Any practices, such as reducing drinks and drugs that alleviate the effects of overactive bladder, lifestyle changes, medication follow-up as healthcare provider consultation, include treatment of nocturia.