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Austin's Mom 07-11-2001 07:09 AM

Bed Wetting
 
Hello everyone. I have a son who is 9 years old. He has been potty trained since the age of 2 1/2 but still wets at night. I was just wondering if there is a "common" age that they seem to quit. My pediatrician isn't concerned. But Austin is getting where he hates to put on the goodnite pull-ups. He says he's a big boy. Is there anyone who has had there child put on any medication for this? Well any insight or info would be appreciated. Thanks so much.

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Sheri

Tifferbelle 07-11-2001 10:20 PM

Audrey, age 7, is still wetting the bed too although she's been potty trained for a long time. Her doctor also says that it's not that uncommon even for typical kids. I guess it's true as my typical 5 1/2 year old nephew still wets the bed while his 2 1/2 year old sister remains dry through the night. I also have a cousin who wet the bed until he was almost 12. Even so, it is still very frustrating.

Austin's Mom 08-08-2001 06:11 PM

Hello again. Just thought I would update on Austin's bed wetting. He IS NO MORE!!!! Don't ask how, cause I don't know. We were on vacation last week and he just quite. It's been almost 2 weeks now and not even one accident. I guess he's body was just ready. I hope it stays that way. Good luck to all. It will happen, when it's time. God Bless!
Sheri

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Sheri


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