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how many bottles of water should you drink in a day

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Westmoreland
35 years experience Family Medicine
Unsure: What i tell everybody is that we are all different. The test for me is to look at the urine upon urination. If the urine is clear like water you are ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Drinking water does : Water alone does not make you lose weight. It is the lack of eating food which makes the difference. Water simply gives you a feeling of a full stomac ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
IT DEPENDS: On your level of activity, but typically you want to drink 6 - 8 ounces of water with meals, and an extra 20-30 in between. Water you use for coffee, ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: It is fine if you like it. No issue if you are otherwise healthy.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
A bit excessive: 6-8 glasses of water daily is a suggested average intake for water for an average sized adult, so 6 liters would be more than this requirement. If you ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jodi Ritsch
26 years experience Family Medicine
Not too much: The amount you describe should be fine for the average adult. Good job staying hydrated!
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. W. james Chon
24 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Probably not: However, are you drinking 5 bottles of water because you are thirsty or because someone thought it was a good idea? Unless you have a history of kidn ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Connie Topliff
27 years experience Family Medicine
If your measurements: Are accurate & you're drinking 80+ oz water per day & only urinating 0-2 times per day (average volume per void is 8oz), the remaining water has to be ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes but: Most bottled water is really tap water put in bottles. There are many studies showing the composition of the contents of these bottles and you will b ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Only if you reduce calorie intake at the same time. You must also institute a low carbohydrate diet and control portion size. Water alone will not hel ... Read More

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