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3 yo had dark yellow urine. for last 1 hr i had him drink large bottle water to see if it lightens. he just went and it was completely clear worry?

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Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Urine color: The change in color of the urine likely reflects the increased fluid consumed. During fasting and decreased water intake urine will often be dark yellow in color. With increased consumption the urine will be lighter in color. This is totally normal.

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