Obstet Gynecol 2021 May;137(5):810-819
Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women's Health, University of Louisville School of Medicine, the University of Louisville School of Medicine, and the Department of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences, Louisville, Kentucky.
Objective: To evaluate the utility of adding triamcinolone acetonide to a standard bladder instillation solution for treatment of interstitial cystitis-bladder pain syndrome.
Methods: This was a single-center, randomized, double-blind trial that compared symptom response in women with interstitial cystitis-bladder pain syndrome who underwent six bladder instillations with triamcinolone acetonide or six instillations without. All instillation solutions contained heparin, viscous lidocaine, sodium bicarbonate, and bupivacaine. Read More