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Can Pain Medication Make You Urinate More Often
Not that I know: If you use opioids, it usually causes urinary retention-difficulty voiding. One relevent question is if you are voiding a higher volume or urine overall; or just small amounts more frequently, implying inability to fully empty bladder. Your answer may be more complex depending on setting. ...Read more
Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more
Sometimes: Some medications can cause your bladder to be stimulated and thus cause frequent urination. On the other hand, there are some drugs- either by design or as a side effect- that can cause urinary retention. To make sure, discuss your medications with your physician or pharmacist for a more detailed answer. ...Read more
Need tests, then med: For frequent urination a few tests are in order: a urine sample to rule out infection, then blood sugar test to rule out diabetes. If these tests are normal then the diagnosis of 'overactive bladder' can be entertained. Anti-cholinergic medications (e.g. Generic oxybutinin) may slow down bladder contractions but should be used with caution in glaucoma. ...Read more
Quite a few: You have to know what the etiology first before any medication. If you have an urinary tract infection, naturally you need antibiotics. If you have an overactive bladder, there are several in the market and your doctor can prescribe for you if appropriate, none of them are over the counter medication. ...Read more
See a urologist.: There are potentially correctible anatomic variations and anomalies that could predispose to infection. ...Read more
MULTIPLE CAUSES: The only way to remove protein from your urine is to discover the cause and improve or eliminate it. Certain things--fever, heat/cold exposure, strenuous exercise, emotional stress--can cause temporary rises in urine protein. But most of the causes--diabetes, chronic kidney disease, hypertension and heart disease, cancers, certain drugs, etc, are often permanent. No meds would help. ...Read more
My friend gets urine tested for her pain medication. Should she worry about taking meloxicam. Her next appt is in 20 days.
Not typical: Meloxicam is an anti-inflammatory medication that should not be part of a typical drug screen. ...Read more
Urine suddenly completely clear last 5 days. Seems more frequent/more volume despite drinking less liquids than usual. Not taking any medications.
I sometimes have sandy urine and occasionally get some cloudy urine I take medication for my prostate, are these things health or life threating?
Sir afyer or before urination may occuring light white cloudy drop may occur no pain please suggest best medication?
UTI vs STD: Consult with us to help solve this issue: you need evaluation for UTI vs STD before Rx given. ...Read more
I noticed my urine was green yesterday amd today and has a strong oder but I am not currently taking any medications what could cause this?
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Depends: Some otc medications could be helpful for allergy related symptoms, but you need to seek medical attention first to make sure you don't have an infection or other issues that may need different treatment. ...Read more
URINARY RETENTION: It depends on the type of surgery, drugs or other issues surrounding the same. Many men have bladder issues that they didn't know about pre-operatively. And they are worsened by the meds or surgery. Often, after a trial of voiding is failed, your doctor will recommend cathing yourself to try and cycle the bladder along with prostate and bladder neck relaxing medications. ...Read more
Many years ago had blood in my urine, dr. Said it was a uti gave me medication and never had it again.
I had a UTI about a week and a half ago, I am finishing my medication today and still have blood in my urine, is that normal?
I had a urine test and tested positive for methadone and I do not take methadone. Is there any medications that can cause a false positive?
Yes, a large nunber: Reports of false-positive uds results potential for false-positive uds results was identified for the following medication classes: antihistamines, antidepressants, antibiotics, analgesics, antipsychotics. Reports of false-. -positive uds results was identified for the following medication classes reports of false-positive uds results were found for 25 (21.5%) of 116 formulary medications. Th. ...Read more
Can a blood drug test tell the exact amount of my medication I've taken all month long or how far back can it detect? Why not do a urine test
Which drugs are: You referring to? If you can tell us specific drug being screened for - we can provide more information. ...Read more
Is there any medication that can prevent the urge to urinate? Because I get this urge too often and only a small amount comes out. Will lenditro help?
I have a problem that after passing urine, the droplets keep coming out for few minutes which causes severe hygiene problems. Medications and remedies?
Urethral milking. ..: Toward the end of each urination, try milking your urethra by sweeping/wiping urethra from the perineum (way behind sac) toward the scrotum / along the whole urethra for 3-4 times and shaking off the "last" drops before zipping in your penis, and see what may happen. This non-drug maneuver has helped many men annoyed by postvoid dribbling as what you have experienced. Best luck. .. ...Read more
Help! Can any diabetes medications give a positive reading for benzodiazepam in a urine drug test?
I am 30m, and wake up several times at night to urinate, vesicare (solifenacin) dosent help me, what other medication should I try?
Depends on diagnosis: There are a number of other vesicare-like medication that you can try. The nighttime urination that you struggle with could be due to any number of issues, so be patient with your doctor as they try to help you. If you are taking any herbal treatment, you may want to consider cutting back on their intake. Best of luck. ...Read more
I have a burning feeling at the tip of my penis and I forgot the name of the medication that relieves it that does not turn your urine blue.?
Hi, I am currently on prednisolone medication and it is making me urinate frequently. Is this normal? Please help as I find it annoying at night.
I am 23 weeks preggy n always have urine infection. Pls let me know how to cure this because I have been given a few medication n still it is coming?
So the condition is not serious if my blood test showed protein in the urine & Dr said to do another test in 6 months but prescribed no medication?
Proteinuria: Hi, how much protein did you have in ur Urine? Why are you taking Antibiotics, sometimes infections could cause some protein in urine. Also you have high blood pressure which if it's not well controlled could cause damage to the kidney and therefore Protein in urine, if the amount of protein is not significant in ur urine, repeating in in 3-6 months is a good plan. ...Read more
Constipation relieved after using medication for 2 days, it is normal now and feeling normal. Urine shows 5-6 epithelial cells and 2-3 wbcs, any prob?
Constipation: If your constipation has improved, then you likely have nothing to worry about now. If constipation is frequent, I would increase the amount of fiber in your diet for the long run. Consider a fiber supplement such as Metamucil. If you do, increase your fluid intake also. You should have a colonoscopy at age 50, or sooner if you have chronic bowel problems The, urine results were fine. Good luck. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with urine infection a few months try to get medication for it but the first one gave me flu evrytime I took it what medication to get?
UTI: I am not sure how a medication can give you the flu. Possibly it gave you flu like symptoms. In that case, you should call your doc and discuss it with him and get another med. That will depend on the results of the urine culture if one was done or your doc's preference if he is treating you without doing culture. ...Read more
Cause?: That really depends on the cause. If traces of protein are noted in an otherwise healthy person, it may be due to rigorous exercise. However, if you have high blood pressure, diabetes, kidney problems then medication is your best option. Talk with your physician about this for more guidance. ...Read more
Physicians ; UAs:
I believe that most of us here on health tap support the concept of sobriety and recovery and not taking dangerous and unnecessary drugs or prescriptions. We would prefer not to help you sneak through a required drug screening process.
If you are using methampthetamines please let this new accountability of having ua monitoring help you get into true sobriety and recovery. ...Read more
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