When your interstitial cystitis (IC) flares up, there's nothing you want more than for it to simmer down. Between the pain and the increased trips to the restroom, flares can seriously interfere with your life. Read on to learn more about what causes these symptoms and how you can return to life as usual.
Sometimes, despite your best efforts to keep your symptoms at bay, you may experience a flare. Many women with IC find that symptoms get worse during their period, possibly because of hormonal fluctuations.Find out what can cause a flare-up and how to manage the pain ›