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Urine smells like pretzels

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 42 years experience
Fairly normal: This is not unusual, especially for some foods like asparagus. Increase your water intake, and urine will be less concentrated and smelly. You may s... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 42 years experience
Not uncommon: Depending on the food you ate, it's not uncommon that urine odor would reflect this. Your body has to process food into breakdown products so you can... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Johnny Roy
Urology 59 years experience
See my remaks: As a Urologist who has had the occasion to smell urine more than a thousand times,I hven't smelled a nutty on..But what is the urine ? It is the bypro... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
Dr. Christiaan Maureranswered
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Yes: I would suspect bacterial vaginosis.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Urine or vaginal?: Strong smelling urine usually isn't abnormal, generally due to eating strongly flavored foods. If so, it should improve with diet change and drinking ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Likely UTI: Symptoms of a urinary tract infection can include urinating more frequently than usual, burning/pain with urination, and foul smelling urine. If seve... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Escobar
Dr. David Escobaranswered
Family Medicine 9 years experience
Dehydration or Infxn: If your urine is very concentrated, it can have a pungent smell. Usually this is due to dehydration, but it can also be due to infection. If you are... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Possible UTI: Get checked out for a urinary tract infection.
A 60-year-old male asked:
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Bacon?: Wow that is an interesting one. Any other symptoms? Smell by itself is not so concerning and may be a reflection of what you eat or drink. If it pe... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine 16 years experience
Need to eval urine: Besides getting some more details (pain? Frequency? ), we'd probably want to check that urine for signs of infection (urinary tract, sexually transmit... Read More