Combination therapy with alarm and drugs for monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis not superior to alarm monotherapy.

@article{Naitoh2005CombinationTW,
  title={Combination therapy with alarm and drugs for monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis not superior to alarm monotherapy.},
  author={Yasuyuki Naitoh and Akihiro Kawauchi and Yutaka Yamao and Hideo Seki and Jintetsu Soh and Kimihiko Yoneda and Yoichi Mizutani and Tsuneharu Miki},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2005},
  volume={66 3},
  pages={632-5}
}
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the effectiveness of alarm-based combination therapy using desmopressin and imipramine for primary monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis. METHODS Of the 105 patients, 37 were treated with alarm monotherapy (monotherapy group), 35 were treated with desmopressin combined with an alarm (desmopressin group), and 33 were treated with imipramine combined with an alarm (imipramine group). The therapeutic effects were evaluated at 3 and 6 months. The relapse rates and predictive… CONTINUE READING