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A 25-year-old female asked:

urine... with urine coloured just like water can that be a symptom?

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Dr. Omobola Oji
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Need clarification.: Symptoms are basically "what you feel"- pain, fever, sore throat, pain on passing urine. Clear urine is not a symptom.
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Hydration: Urine with little color is a sign of good hydration. If you feel fine, no problem.

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Urine is often very dark unless I drink a lot of water. Whats my problem?

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Dehydration: Your urine can look dark if you are dehydrated. Also, some foods and viatmains may affect the appearance of your urine. You should make sure you drink enough water to keep your urine a light yellow appearance.
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If someone is drinking enough water, should their urine look more like water than a yellow color? At a recent lecture, a dr. Stated that if we are drinking enough water, our urine should look more like water than a yellow color (with the possible exceptio

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Yes, : Yes, that was good advice. Hydration is very important to keep our bodies working optimally.
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A 36-year-old male asked:

In hospital w/supposed di. Currently on water depravation test. 4hrs in volume has lessened greatly and urine is concentrating. Dr suggests polydipsia?

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A 39-year-old member asked:

What if i only drink water, why is my urine still dark yellow?

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A 33-year-old male asked:

I drink a lot of water and feel tired a lot of the time, my urine is a dark yellow, is this normal?

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Dr. Robert Kent
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 12 years experience
Possibley: However, i would recommend you see your primary care doc to check issues like basic kidney function, thyroid, glucose/a1c, and electrolytes. They could be individual issues or they could be related something that might be causing everything, including diabetes, renal damage, or thyroid function. I know this answer does not clarify exactly what it is, but i hope the recommendation helps.Best of luck!

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