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Cause Of Fishy Smell
This has been the first instance of this happening to me so I was wondering, what would cause a fishy smell when I pee? It was also orange.
Food and meds: Orange urine can be caused by medications such as azulfine, rifampin, pyridium, (phenazopyridine) and some laxatives. Foods such as beets, rhubarb can cause redish urine. Dehydration can concentrate urine and make deeper color. Fishy smell usually is caused by vagina infection. If this continues should consult your physician.. ...Read more
Besides UTI what could cause often urination, fishy smell urine and pain before and after urination and sharp pain in the lower abdomen?
No STDs or bacteria infec. Hubby ejaculates inside me causing fishy smell next day. Why? Never has happened in prev. Relationships.
Yes or not...: To begin with, semen has its unique smell which may vary over time so it's hard to state if the fishy smell is antibiotics-related or not. But to fill your curiosity, you may watch yourself in the future. In my mind, I wonder if its smell is clinically significant in daily medical care. But, it's still nice to ask. Best wish... ...Read more
What causes Odd smell in women during sex? And how do I make it go away.? Dome people call it fishy smell
Bacterial vaginosis: ...is the main cause of increased vaginal odor. BV is an overgrowth of mostly normal bacteria. The odor often is fishy and most common during or after sex. Trichomonas, an STD, causes the same odor, and BV sometimes goes along with gonorrhea or chlamydia. See a doctor; it should be easy to diagnose and treat, but needs a prescription antibiotic. Discuss STD testing as well. Good luck. ...Read more
My wife has a fishy smell coming from her private area she is a very clean person what is the cause of this?
Bacterial vaginosis: Occurs from a disruption in the normal bacterial levels within the vagina. Can be treated with antibiotics. ...Read more
My Bf penis has a fishy smell for couple days been together for 7 years he's a very clean guy we want to know what could be the cause tried cannestan..
Any discharge?: Usually fishy smell from a female may indicate Bacterial vaginosis or hygiene issues. In a man could be hygiene or infection. Suggest evaluation ...Read more
Married 10yrs recently had uti that was treated. Only during sex there's a fishy smell, 2 times. What could cause this? No smell unless sex.
Typical BV symptoms: The main cause of strong vaginal odor is bacterial vaginosis, an overgrowth of mostly normal bacteria. The odor is often fishy and especially noticeable after sex. Trichomonas, an STD, is possible (if at risk). UTI antibiotics can trigger BV by suppressing protective bacteria. It is easily treated with metronidazole. See your doctor (preferably gyn) for diagnosis and treatment advice. Good luck! ...Read more
Hi lately when I pass wind I have funny orange leakage out of my anus and when I wipe it smells fishy I also have a haemorrhoid what is the cause?
Oily orange rectal discharge and diarrhea due to consumption of indigestible wax esters found in oil fish and
escolar. Oil fish (a species of snake mackerel) is often mislabeled and sold as Butterfish, Codfish and Tuna. Escolar (snake mackerel).
Consumption causes explosive oily diarrhea. **Sushi restaurants often mislabel escolar as "white tuna If so Report this to heath authority ...Read more
My period blood smells a little fishy lately. Without my period I have no smell at all. What is the cause of the smell?
Possible infection: A fishy odor may indicate an infection. Best to see a health care provider for examination. ...Read more
For 14 months I have a fishy vaginal smell, thick white discharge, and vaginal tearing/cuts every week healing in 1-2 days. What is the cause?
BV?: These could be symptoms of bacterial vaginosis which is a benign infection treated with antibiotics or other infections. I suggest see your primary doc for eval, culture and treatment. 14 months is too long to sit on this. ...Read more
Can smegma under penis skin cause my husband's semen to smell fishy? Have to say, he's not always hygienic but I never noticed fishy smell before.
Poor hygiene: Leads fo a fishy smell. Keep nim clean. ...Read more