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A 30-year-old female asked:

Urine has a very strong smell.it smells like a mixture or coffee and just a bad odor.i drink coffee regularly but i also drink water.what can i do?

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Strong brew: Hi NikitaM, it is not uncommon to smell coffe in your urine. Its the other smell that could be concerning. Maloderous urine can be an indication of an early urinary tract infection, or bacterial/candidal vaginitis. If you have discharge or urinary symptoms, see your doctor. Otherwise, if you dont want your urine to smell like coffee, dont drink coffee. And watch out for asparagus.
Last updated May 25, 2018


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