U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 30-year-old male asked:

I am urinating 6 times a day. i used to drink around 1 to 1.5 liter water on empty stomach in early morning. i am taking three cups of green tea every. my urine output is 500ml each time. is this normal?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Donald Lipkis
Gastroenterology 50 years experience
Not unusual: The greater the fluid intake the more you will urinate. In addition, if the green tea is caffeinated, there may be additional urine output due to the fact caffeine can act like a diuretic.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Sep 22, 2020


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.