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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

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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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Pain at the side and back pain all at the right side with feeling tired and frequent urinate , is it kidney infection or kidney stone !!

Pain at the side and back pain all at the right side with feeling tired and frequent urinate , is it kidney infection or kidney stone !!

Back/flank pain: Very possibly a urinary tract infection and/or kidney stone. You should get evaluated by your primary care doctor to determine what's going on & have the proper tests. If left untreated it could lead to sepsis (blood infection) and/or kidney failure. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel ill and tired after passing a kidney stone?

Is it normal to feel ill and tired after passing a kidney stone?

Yes: Akin to just getting beaten up & may take a day or so to feel fully resolved. If persists beyond, should get checked by dr for infection or other issue. ...Read more

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Why do I feel tired and sluggish after passing a kidney stone?

Why do I feel tired and sluggish after passing a kidney stone?

Meds: When you passed the stone did you get pain meds? if you did effect can linger on. Also when u are passing a stone, you may have increased sympathetic activity due to pain, and can feel drained after that. if the symptoms linger, talk to your MD. ...Read more

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Do kidney stone make you tired?

Do kidney stone make you tired?

No: No- but they are incredibly painful when they move from the kidney into the ureter! the meds used to relieve the pain may make you tired. ...Read more

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Why am i so tired when I have a kidney stone?

Why am i so tired when I have a kidney stone?

Pain meds?: If you are taking pain meds, they may cause tiredness. The ordeal of dealing with a painful kidney stone may exhaust you. The kidney stone itself should not. ...Read more

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I have right side pain very tired feels like kidney stone CT scan none gallbladder taken out also. But really does sometimes feel like it blood urine?

I have right side pain very tired feels like kidney stone CT scan none gallbladder taken out also. But really does sometimes feel like it blood urine?

Can't feel blood ...: In urine, but can see it (grossly), or get tested for it (dipstick test), or seen under the microscope. Can't tell here what you have, might not be urinary, could be GI or gyn. Ct for kidney stone is often without contrast, so other details may not show up. Follow up with md. ...Read more

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I know I have kidney stones and I have been feeling pain and very tired well kidney stones make me feel this way?

I know I have kidney stones and I have been feeling pain and very tired well kidney stones make me feel this way?

Yes: kidney stones can be very dangerous,specially if they are large and have normally sharp edges , with normal body movements or during workouts,they can move around causing injuries and irritation to the surrounding tissues,causing pain,along with renal obstruction can give you that general feeling of tiredness and fatigue, See a doctor ASAP for treatment options. ...Read more

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I have a history of kidney stones. I have been feeling very sick (if that makes sense. nothing in specific just not well.), tired, very nauseous.

I have a history of kidney stones. I have been feeling very sick (if that makes sense. nothing in specific just not well.), tired, very nauseous.

Get examined : If you are nauseated and feel fatigued see your MD for a full history and exam. Pregnancy must first be ruled out in a woman of childbearing age. Bowel movements normal? Any vomiting? Abdominal pain? Pain with urination? Be seen soon and good luck. ...Read more

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Hot & irritated feeling in lower back for 2 months on and off. Been to dr, says its kidney stone. Would the pain last this long?

Kidney stone: A kidney stone that hasn't started its descent down the ureter can cause months of pain. The pain is typically an aching pain and doesn't resemble the sharp and severe pain associated with passage down the ureter. After excluding other sources of pain, your urologist can discuss minimally invasive strategies to treat the stone. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms for kidney stone? I've been feeling some pain in my left kidney area and i'm scared that might be it.

What are the symptoms for kidney stone? I've been feeling some pain in my left kidney area and i'm scared that might be it.

Kidney stones: Stones residing in the kidneys often have no symptoms. When symptoms do occur with nonobstructing stones in the kidneys it usually is a dull ache in the flank and perhaps microscopic blood in the urine. ...Read more

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I had a kidney stone removed in dec on left side niw right is feeling dull pain, would they have checked both kidneys then?

Yes,...: Nowadays, standard imaging study is ct scan with or without contrast, which will show 3-dimensional projections of both kidneys with highest accuracy than ever, of course, no test yields 100%. At to dull pain newly developing on right side, it's hard to say if it's stone-related or not without detailed history, physicals, and new imaging study since non-moving non-obstructing stone has no symptom. ...Read more

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Have been feeling constipated recently. My left side near kidney been feeling sharp pain when I move. Could it be kidney stone?

Maybe but unlikely: Hi Munal, A kidney stone usually causes pain whether you move or not. I think you need an examination by a doctor. Good luck, Dr. Long ...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