What is Kegel Exercise?

Category: Exercises


Generic name: Pelvic floor exercises

Kegel exercises can be used to strengthen the pelvic floor muscles. The exercises are often performed to reduce urinary incontinence.

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Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
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None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Kegel Exercise

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently doing Kegel Exercise

Dosage Patients
1 other twice daily 1


Currently doing Kegel Exercise

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
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Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
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Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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