In a recent randomized controlled trial, it was concluded that acupuncture yielded equally beneficial results compared to a pharmacological treatment, and can be considered as a safe and viable clinical alternative to conventional prophylaxis for the subjective improvement of overactive bladder symptoms in adult females.
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