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Urine (Definition)

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


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Does using furosemide have any benefit in passing an etg alcohol urine test?

Does using furosemide have any benefit in passing an etg alcohol urine test?

No: Taking Furosemide will increase the sodium, chloride, potassium in your urine as well as the amount of urine you make. To increase the amount of urine you make to the point that you dilute the concentration of alcholol in your urine would be dangerous and would risk serious dehydration as well as electrolyte losses. ...Read more

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Does aerobic exercise decrease the levels of etg in the urine?

Does aerobic exercise decrease the levels of etg in the urine?

Maybe minimally: It sounds like you are asking if aerobic exercise decreases the level of alcohol in the urine. Exercise may increase your metabolic rate and slightly speed up metabolism of alcohol, but generally the only way to decrease levels is time. ...Read more

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I had about 12 drinks on Friday between 2pm and midnight. I have an etg urine test today about 87 hours after my last sip. Odds of passing?

I had about 12 drinks on Friday between 2pm and midnight. I have an etg urine test today about 87 hours after my last sip. Odds of passing?

Good: If you have not taken any alcohol for 87 hours you have a good chance of passing the etg test.
Alcohol is a poison that never did anybody any good. It would be in your interest to abstain.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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How long does alcohol stay in your system and how does a etg urine test work?

How long does alcohol stay in your system and how does a etg urine test work?

Generally an: Hour for every drink you drink. So if you don't have the time to wait in a safe place after drinking or use dd. The etg test can still be positive 3-5 days after intake because it tests for longer acting metabolites.
Be really careful, if you are trying to stay a step ahead of the law. Testing gets better quickly. A woman should only drink 1 drink/day, and only if your apo e is not a 3/4 or 4/4. ...Read more

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Can miso soup cause false positive on etg urine test?

Can miso soup cause false positive on etg urine test?

No: If you have had a false positive for alcohol (ethyl glucuronide) or a drug abuse, and you know you did not use any drug, get a lawyer. Labs do make errors. There are a few problems with the ethyl glucuronide test. Or you may have an enemy who spiked your food. I'm sorry if this has happened. Good luck with this. ...Read more

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Can e cigarette liquids containing etoh cause a false positive on an etg urine test?

Can e cigarette liquids containing etoh cause a false positive on an etg urine test?

Unlikely: The alcohol is used as a solvent to dissolve the nicotine and other substances in the vapor liquid. It should evaporate while in the process of making vapor. ...Read more

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What are my chance of passing an alcohol etg urine test after one night of drinking heavily. It's has been 72 hrs since I consumed any liquor.

What are my chance of passing an alcohol etg urine test after one night of drinking heavily. It's has been 72 hrs since I consumed any liquor.

100% unless...: The typical urine tox screens are only + if someone is acutely intoxicated. It takes the healthy liver one hour to metabolize 1 standard drink (1 standard drink = 5 oz wine or 12 oz beer). There are a couple more tests, however, which can detect alcohol up to 5-7 days (Urine ethyl glucuronide test) and up to 30 days (Serum phosphatidylethanol test) after consumption. ...Read more

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Can deoderant containing alcohol cause a false positive on an etg urine screen?

Can deoderant containing alcohol cause a false positive on an etg urine screen?

Positive: Alcohol on skin can cause a positive etg and it would be positive not false positive. ...Read more

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I took a Non ETG urine test 42 hours after drinking about 4-6 shots of Jameson Irish whiskey, the test is For ethanol, not Ethyl Glurocyde. Pass or no?

I took a Non ETG urine test 42 hours after drinking about 4-6 shots of Jameson Irish whiskey, the test is For ethanol, not Ethyl Glurocyde. Pass or no?

Expect clean: Urine should be free of alcohol at 42 hours after the last drink.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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How long can etg be detected in urine? How long will it take for 2mg of clonazapam to be out of ones system

How long can etg be detected in urine? How long will it take for 2mg of clonazapam to be out of ones system

Etg ~ 80 hours: The average time for detection of etg following alcohol intake is about 80 hours. Please note that this an average and may not hold in an individual case. ...Read more

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Does etg stay more than 80 hour in urine?

Does etg stay more than 80 hour in urine?

Usually not...: Studies have shown that etg will remain detectable in urine for 24-48 hours after moderate consumption and 48-72 hours after heavy drinking. See http://alcalc. Oxfordjournals. Org/content/42/4/317.Full studies have shown that contact with alcohol in mouthwash and hand sanitizers can give false positive results more than 80 hours after consuming alcohol. ...Read more

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How long would 6 shots of vodka be detected in a 6'1 245lb males urine (both ETG and non ETG)?

How long would 6 shots of vodka be detected in a 6'1 245lb males urine (both ETG and non ETG)?

24 hrs and 80 hrs: Non-ETG may be positve for about 24 hours and ETG can be positive up to 80 hour after the last drink.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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I have to have a urine test today and they do etg testing and I had 3 drinks with one shot in them and it's been almost 24 hours?

I have to have a urine test today and they do etg testing and I had 3 drinks with one shot in them and it's been almost 24 hours?

Detection limit: ETG will be present in your urine. It will depend on the the level that the laboratory or your employer considers evidence of drinking. ...Read more

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Will an unrefrigerated urine sample cause an EtG test to test false positive?

Will an unrefrigerated urine sample cause an EtG test to test false positive?

No: ETG detects a metaboloite of alcohol. The modification occurs in the liver. If glucose is present in the urine that could get fermented into alcohol, but not into Etg as that requires an action by the liver. ...Read more

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I had two tall boy high gravity beers on saturday night, then went in for an etg on tuesday afternoon at about 5 pm. My urine was heavily diluted. Ok?

I had two tall boy high gravity beers on saturday night, then went in for an etg on tuesday afternoon at about 5 pm. My urine was heavily diluted. Ok?

Is what ok?: I will document a dilute urine as a "refusal to submit to test". If that's ok, than its ok. Btw- etg results are usually given corrected for any apparent dilution. ...Read more

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What is urine epis?

What is urine epis?

Epis: This means epithelial cells [epis]in the urinalysis normal is 0-4, 3 types renal tubular[in the kideny] transiitional[in the bladder] and squamus[vaginal lioning and near opening of urethra, usually can mean bladder infection or inflamation or even cancer if alot, kideny disease would show more renal tubalar ...Read more

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What is urine made of?

What is urine made of?

Mostly water.: Urine is 95% water. The remaining constituents, in order of decreasing concentration are: urea, chloride, sodium, potassium, creatinine, & other dissolved ions, inorganic and organic compounds. The kidneys make the urine, first by filtering the blood, then by adding waste products and extracting essential compounds. ...Read more

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What makes me urine alot?

What makes me urine alot?

Intake, cystitis: From infection or ic, urinary concentrating defect from kidney problem or insufficient anti-diuretic hormone. Advise discuss with your dr, . ...Read more

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What is urine composed of?

What is urine composed of?

Water, waste, salts: Urine is made from blood filtering through the kidneys. Waste which are several chemicals generated from what you eat are eliminated, also excesss water and salts such as sodium and pottassium are also regulated. Acid base balance is also one of the many functionsof the kidney acheived from making urine. ...Read more

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What causes urine ergency?

What causes urine ergency?

Irritation, fullness: Urinary urgency occurs whenever there is irritation of the bladder or the urethra (that drains the bladder), or if the bladder is spastic, either because of muscular spasm, full bladder that may not empty completely, or nervous damage. The most common cause in a woman your age is urinary tract infection, while in older women they may simply have bladder spasms. See your doctor for a urine test ...Read more

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How is urine actually produced?

How is urine actually produced?

Filtered in kidneys: Through the filtering units called glomeruli. The water passes through the thin capillaries out into the filtering space in the kidneys' filtering units. The water carries with it the waste chemicals and passes through tiny tubules the collect together making bigger ones and finally exit the kidney as a large one called the ureter that ends in the bladder that stores the urine till voiding occurs. ...Read more