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Experienced my 2nd kidney stone yesterday. How can I prevent passing another? I'm 26 years old, and yesterday I passed a kidney stone. This was my second experience with a kidney stone, as I also passed one about 15-months ago. As anybody that has experie

Experienced my 2nd kidney stone yesterday. How can I prevent passing another? I'm 26 years old, and yesterday I passed a kidney stone. This was my second experience with a kidney stone, as I also passed one about 15-months ago. As anybody that has experie

Diet modification: You can have your urine analyzed for kidney stone risk factors. My usual recommendations are 1) increase plain water to at least 2 liters a day 2) decrease sodium intake 3) decrease animal protein intake 4) add a teaspoon of real lemon juice to diet daily. ...Read more

Kidney (Definition)

The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more


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Can having a kidney stone delay my period?

Can having a kidney stone delay my period?

Here are some...: Kidney stones alone should not induce period delay, but their ramifying effects from severe pain, related procedures, or heavy use of pain drug may affect the general health leading to altering period pattern to a degree. So, don't assume but go to be checked so to define the real underlying issues. ...Read more

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Hii, I'm 23 years old. After marriageI have kidney stone it can delay my periods? This month my periods is late.

Hii, I'm 23 years old. After marriageI have kidney stone it can delay my periods? This month my periods is late.

Pregnancy test: Renal stone is not a cause of missed period. If you had sex since your last period, do a pregnancy test. If the result is negative repeat the test 4-5 days later unless you get a period by then. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully.
If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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If you have kidney stones, can your period be missed?

If you have kidney stones, can your period be missed?

Unlikely: Stones shouldn't change your hormone balance to skip periods. ...Read more

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If you have kidney stones removed do you miss your period?

If you have kidney stones removed do you miss your period?

No association: I have not heard of any association with kidney stones and periods. ...Read more

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What causes kidney stones, and is it normal to bleed heavier on your period if you have a kidney stone?

What causes kidney stones, and is it normal to bleed heavier on your period if you have a kidney stone?

Kidney stone: Kidney stone should not causes your menses to be heavier than normal. The most common causes of kidney stone is dehydration and diet. www. Peedoc. Com @drhtay. ...Read more

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Dr Knight, I was on FloMax (tamsulosin) for the period of time I was passing a stubborn 2mm kidney stone. Came off FloMax (tamsulosin) 4 days ago. Lots of bladder pain. Normal?

Dr Knight, I was on FloMax (tamsulosin) for the period of time I was passing a stubborn 2mm kidney stone. Came off FloMax (tamsulosin) 4 days ago. Lots of bladder pain. Normal?

Here are some...: A 2-mm stone should usually pass spontaneously and Flomax (tamsulosin) helps its passage but not 100%. Largely, some 75-85% of stones ...Read more

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Can I have a kidney stone removed when I'm on my period?

Yes: There are no contraindications to having lithotripsy surgery to remove a kidney stone when you are on your period. ...Read more

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I had kidney stones removal on aug 16 I was due for my period on 24 II am now 9 days late is common to be that late?

I had kidney stones removal on aug 16 I was due for my period on 24 II am now 9 days late is common to be that late?

Late menses: It is possible your hormonal cycles were disrupted a bit by the stone removal procedure; this does happen; you can wait it out or let your GYN know in case pregnancy is possible or in case a hormone manipulation is needed for you. ...Read more

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I got my kidney stones out and stent out in 4 days ago. I'm having my stent removed tomorrow, I'm on my period. Will it hurt?

I got my kidney stones out and stent out in 4 days ago. I'm having my stent removed tomorrow, I'm on my period. Will it hurt?

Somewhat: Removing the stent will cause some ureteral spasm and discomfort. I would recommend taking some Ibuprofen (if okay for you to take) about 45 minutes prior to removing your stent. The discomfort may persist for about 24 hours. Try drinking lots of fluids, most people are happy to get the stent out! ...Read more

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Can kidney stones mess up your period?

Can kidney stones mess up your period?

Possibly: A kidney stone per se will not affect the timing or nature of your period, but certainly the pain, anxiety, stress, and treatment (s) associated with passing a kidney stone could have an adverse effect on your period. ...Read more

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Can a kidney stone cause a miss period?

Not really: Keep menses diary. Normal menses is every 3-5 weeks (9-13 per year), lasting 1-8 days. Is normal variant to skip a period, see doctor if no menses in 2 months. Do home pregnancy test if in doubt. ...Read more

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Is there anyway to hurry up the passing of a diagnosed kidney stone? 4mm, I am a 34 year old female also experiencing my period (yes, it is my period)

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Not really...: There is no perfectly proven means to facilitate stone passage from kidney through ureter into bladder although the combination of increasing fluid intake so to make more urine and taking alpha-blocker (with tamsulosin as most studied) with more upright positioning + pain control still remains the key regimen. For 4-mm stone, the odd for spontaneous pass in 2 wks is 75-85%. More? Ask urologist. ...Read more

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Extreme and heavy period for 8 days and 6mm kidney stone. Passed a lot of clots, is it possible could have passed kidney stone as well 6mm and not know?

Extreme and heavy period for 8 days and 6mm kidney stone. Passed a lot of clots, is it possible could have passed kidney stone as well 6mm and not know?

Stone: It's very possible, in fact majority of people will pass a stone of that size without noticing it, especially women, because urethra in women is much shorter. ...Read more

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Can kidney stones cause a missed period?

No: Unless the extreme stress caused by pain could possibly cause it, u need to see your gyn for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Can flank pain from kidney stones be mild and move from left to right sides over a 3 week period.?

Here are some. ..: Stone-related pain stays on the same side and will not shift from side to side, except having concomitant pain related with joint, muscles, or nerves, which is not uncommon as we age. The degree of pain widely varies from no pain to unbearable excruciating pain depending on where and how the obstruction by stone is. So, see Doc to clarify possible confusion; that is not difficult to do. Best wish ...Read more

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I suffer from kidney stones. Oxalate. It seems every month when I get my period I also get a stone and severe pain. What is the correlation?

I suffer from kidney stones. Oxalate. It seems every month when I get my period I also get a stone and severe pain. What is the correlation?

Oxalate stones: Calcium oxalate is most common stone; reasons include: dehydration; excess calcium in urine; excess oxalate in urine; low citrate in urine. To improve: avoid spinach, rhubarb, strawberries, nuts, chocolate, tea, wheat bran, and all dry beans; increase OJ 8 oz twice/day; add ReaLemon extract: 5 tblspns /day; keep fluid 4 liters/day; only 4 oz meat/day; low salt; 4-5 fruit/d; menses might dehydrate ...Read more

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I have a kidney stone will it make your period last longer I came on my period I normally cramp bad this time I didn't cramp bad I went off and spot a?

Here are some...: Kidney stone is usually silent if not moving, and will not alter your period. As to spotting, it is good idea to figure where it comes from - genital or urinary tract. How to sort the related confusion is not that hard by following instructions on https://ebettercare. Com/feel-become-sick/. Then you gain insight on how to work well with doctors so to reach right diagnosis for right care. Best... ...Read more

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Can period/no bm make kidney stone pain worse?

Possibly: Constipation can increase pain. The other cause of increasing kidney stone pain is that one of you stones could now be in the ureter, causing increased pain due to obstruction. You should be reevaluated at this point with additional imaging/x-rays. ...Read more

Kidney Stone (Definition)

Solutes precipitate and combine to form stones formed of calcium oxalate usually around a nidus of uric acid. Other solutes that form stones are ca and mg phosphates, cystine, and uric acid staghorn calculi form in the presence of chronic urinary tract infections. Stones can be painful, may require ...Read more


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Delayed Menstrual Period (Definition)

The normal range of a menstrual cycle is 28-32 days. Generally a cycle is considered delayed if it goes beyond 32 days, however, this must be tempered ...Read more