DH peeing in the night!!

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doodlebug33 Sun 02-Feb-20 08:00:17

Hi,
Random question - my DH is 39 and for the last 18 months can't sleep through the night without getting up for a pee. He says it's normal for his age but I think he's young for this to start. I know men's prostate glands start to grow and cause more frequent urination but that shouldn't be happening for another 10 years!
What's a 'normal' age to not be able to last the night?

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FATEdestiny Sun 02-Feb-20 08:03:10

If he drinks a lot in the late evening, then it's to be expected.

If he doesn't, then it is unusual.

Fairylea Sun 02-Feb-20 08:04:49

Dh is 32 and always pees once or twice during the night. He’s had all sorts of tests done and they’ve all come back normal so I think it can just be normal for some people! He does drink a lot of tea and fizzy drinks though so I guess that doesn’t help.

Prokupatuscrakedatus Sun 02-Feb-20 15:18:59

Lots of things might be the reason, apart from the obvious connected with prostrate, kidneys, bladder:
I assume his heart has been checked and diabetes has been excluded?
Does he take medication for other things, sometimes it is a side effect.
Does he snore?
Are his ADH levels OK?

With a relative of mine it turned out to be the latter.

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