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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Casey Ng
Dr. Casey Ng answered
16 years experience in Urology
No: In general most tea contain oxalate, one of the most power stone forming compound found in our daily diet.

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No it doesn't: Water in it good for stone prevention.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No it doesn't: In fact water in tea is good for stone prevention!
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No it does not: Tea is usually all water which is good to prevent & doesn't cause kidney stones.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience in Radiology
Possibly: If you have a tendency to form oxalate stones then food rich in oxalates like beets could contribute to stone formation.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience in Radiology
Oxalate Levels: Beet juice has high levels of oxalate. If you are prone to forming oxalate stones the beet juice could hasten the stone formation.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
More work up to do: If no protein in urine, need urology care with bladder scope (cystoscope) and may be ct. If protein is positive in urine, then you need nephrology car ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience in Radiology
No: As a mater of fact, the skin of the beet is very high in oxalate, excessive intake of which may lead to stone formation.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lane Childs
33 years experience in Urology
No: Lemon juice and lemonade are recommended for prevention of kidney stones. Lemonade increases urinary citrate levels. Citrate helps block the formation ... Read More
A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Kidney stones: Never heard that kidney stones would be classified by their color. More explanation from you would be helpful.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience in Infectious Disease
Oxalate stones: Are often the result of crohn's disease related to the lack of absorption of bile salts in the diseased ileum. You shouldn't have hydronephrosis if th ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Not likely: It is not likely that drinking red bull will increase your risk of kidney stones. However the chemicals in the drink may have other deleterious effect ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Not your best choice: Don't get your hopes up. Sodium bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) (baking soda) is a poor alkalinizer of the urine as the body turns it into carbon dio ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Sounds normal: All these are common and normal. Your urine is quite concentrated, probably due to limited fluid intake before it was collected; this probably explain ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
No: Not by itself.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramsay Kuo
25 years experience in Urology
Stone passable: If stone is described as punctate it is likely only a millimeter or two in diameter which makes it a good bet to pass if it moves into the kidney tube ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
It may, but the idea: Is to pass more fluids through kidneys to wash particles away. This may be achieved by just drinking excess of 2-3 liters (quarts) a day. Barley, caus ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emerson Knight
47 years experience in Urology
Calcium oxalate ston: the speed with which a stone forms depends on the supersaturation of your urine with substances that cause stones .black stones are usually calcium o ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
Since: one effect of kidney failure is inability of the organ to "concentrate" urine a light color is more common. If however there is loss of blood via the ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Casey Ng
Dr. Casey Ng answered
16 years experience in Urology
Yes: Yes.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Pigment: Pigment stones due to breakdown of heme/bile.

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