Determine Your BPH Symptoms
Over the past month
Incomplete emptying – How often have you had the sensation of not emptying your bladder completely after you finished urinating?
Frequency – How often have you had to urinate again less than two hours after you finished urinating?
Intermittency – How often have you found you stopped and started again several times when you urinated?
Urgency – How often have you found it difficult to postpone urination?
Weak stream – How often have you had a weak urinary stream?
Straining – How often have you had to push or strain to begin urination?
Sleeping – How many times did you most typically get up to urinate from the time you went to bed at night until the time you got up in the morning?
Not at all
Less than one time in five
Less than half the time
About half the time
More than half the time
Your score was
1 – 7 mild symptoms | 8 – 19 moderate symptoms | 20 – 35 severe symptoms
Regardless of the score, if your symptoms are bothersome you should notify your doctor.