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Clindamycin script ended week ago.Now certain food tastes/smell chemicals.(ammonia)perfume smells terrible. Foods are peanut butter soda some meat.Is this normal or reason for concern? Seems smell rel

Clindamycin script ended week ago.Now certain food tastes/smell chemicals.(ammonia)perfume smells terrible. Foods are peanut butter soda some meat.Is this normal or reason for concern? Seems smell rel

Some antibiotics: can temporarily alter the sense of SMELL which is ESSENTIAL for perception of TASTE! Hopefully this will be TEMPORARY. If this lasts for another WEEK ask your Primary Care Provider for a referral to a Board Certified NEUROLOGIST! Hope this helps! Good Luck! BE WELL Dr Z ...Read more

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I have been having a few vaginal issues. I have been having an itch, and this bad odor, sometimes fishy and sometimes it smells like ammonia.

I have been having a few vaginal issues. I have been having an itch, and this bad odor, sometimes fishy and sometimes it smells like ammonia.

Possibly BV: You might have a vaginal infection called Bacterial Vaginosis. I recommend seeing a clinician who can examine you, evaluate your discharge, order tests if needed, and prescribe you appropriate treatment. Take Care! ...Read more

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I am type 2 diabetic and my sweat smells like ammonia, why?

I am type 2 diabetic and my sweat smells like ammonia, why?

Get Checked: This is a very difficult question to answer with this much information. How long have you had diabetes? I have to wonder are you type 1 or 2? How hi are your sugars? This could be anything from early diabetic ketoacidosis (can get test strips in drug store), which should be treated in your doctor's office or ER to an odor from a particular food permeating your sweat. It needs to be checked. ...Read more

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What does it mean if human fecal matter smells like ammonia?

What does it mean if human fecal matter smells like ammonia?

See answer: high protein intake can be one cause. Also, recent antibiotic use causing a change in the bacterial environment in your bowels responsible for breaking down and releasing increased amount of hydrogen sulfide. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Vagina smells like ammonia. No other symptoms . What could be the cause?

Vagina smells like ammonia. No other symptoms . What could be the cause?

Vaginal odor: There are several causes of bad smelling vaginal discharge and testing is needed to determine the cause and treatment. The most likely is bacterial vaginosis. Bacterial vaginosis is an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacteria. It causes a watery discharge with a fishy odor. It is not sexually transmitted and your partner does not require treatment. It is treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean when your urine smells like ammonia?

What exactly does it mean when your urine smells like ammonia?

Infection Possibly: Strong urine odors can arise from foods, medications, alterations in your metabolism or infection. An ammoniac smell to the urine can occur with dehydration. However, there are certain bacteria that can create a similar pungent smell. If the odor is associated with urinary symptoms such as urgency, frequency and burning, it would be best to have the urine checked for infection. ...Read more

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Im having a vaginal discharge that smells like ammonia what can this be?

Im having a vaginal discharge that smells like ammonia what can this be?

Bacterial vaginosis: Bacterial vaginosis will sometimes have this type of odor. A healthcare professional will need to prescribe medication to treat this. ...Read more

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I am vomiting and it smells like ammonia. Is that something I should worry about?

I am vomiting and it smells like ammonia. Is that something I should worry about?

See your Dr: Vomiting is always serious. Sometimes ammonia vomit is due to serious kidney trouble. How many times? How long? Pain? Diarrhea? etc. See a Dr now. Stop wasting time on the internet. ...Read more