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What can you drink with a bad kidney besides water

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
See below: I have never heard that soda water causes stones, but I do know you can get calciferous stones, so if you are drinking a heavy mineral water i guess i ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
43 years experience Urology
Myth: There is no adverse effect to the kidneys by drinking water at night other than perhaps having to get out of bed to urinate more often. The kidneys do ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Bobbitt
31 years experience Dentistry
Water is healthy: Drinking water and plenty of it throughout the day (as long as it is not contaminated) is good for the kidneys. They don't need a rest--especially at ... Read More
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Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Water at night: The only problem with drinking water at night is that if you drink a lot of it you may wake up and have to urinate sometime during the early morning h ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Hot urine: Perhaps you're describing a urinary tract infection. Regardless, you need to see your Family Doc to investigate why there's more going in then coming ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: See your doctor. He/she will perform an examination and possibly run tests to find and identify the stone.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
38 years experience Family Medicine
Water and kidneys: If your kidneys are healthy the 2 glasses of water taken at night will not harm them, although you may find that you will need to get up before mornin ... Read More
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Dr. Patrick O'Neill
23 years experience General Surgery
Kidney stones: You sound like you have kidney stones (nephrolithiasis). You need to be seen by a urologist and you need to be tested to determine the cause of the s ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
See a doctor: You may have stones or urinary tract infection- not kidneys.
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A female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Not necessary, but..: Water drinking has been a longstanding controversy. For the details of its related issues, welcome to peruse the article in http://formefirst.com/wate ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: You will just develop a very dilute urine and probably get more thirsty if you continue this. You need about 6-8 glasses of fluid daily, more if hot ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: Not real-true kidney damage. If your BUN and creatinine were just a little high because you got dehydrated, you'll get them back to normal immediately ... Read More

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