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Doctor insights on: How Does Alcohol Increase Urine Production

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Does alcohol leave body in urine ? I know body needs to break down over time but does it leave in urine also ? Thanks in advance for answers :)

Does alcohol leave body in urine ? I know body needs to break down over time but does it leave in urine also ? Thanks in advance for answers :)

Yes: at higher EtOH levels, about 5% of the total alcohol is excreted unchanged in the urine, where 90 % is slowly converted to aldehydes in the liver and excreted that way... ...Read more

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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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Alcohol takes how long to leave your urine?

Alcohol takes how long to leave your urine?

Alcohol and UAs: I tell my patients that with the new etg testing it can be a week or so. ...Read more

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How long does alcohol stay in your urine for?

Urine & Alcohol: If you are talking about drug testing and urine then it all depends on the type of test. The newer tests, the measure the enzyme in your liver stimulated by alcohol you are talking about a week or so. ...Read more

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How long does alcohol stay in your urine? Jus wanna know

How long does alcohol stay in your urine? Jus wanna know

It : It usually dissapates within a few hours but some of it's metabolites may be present for up to 80 hours. ...Read more

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Can you detect alcohol in you urine from a liquor base sauce?

Can you detect alcohol in you urine from a liquor base sauce?

No: Alcohol is metabolized ( digested ) in the liver and is not detected in the urine. Liquor or alcohol that you drink or eat in foods will not show up in urine. ...Read more

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I have a friend that has to take random urine tests for alcohol. Can they tell the age of the urine sample?

I have a friend that has to take random urine tests for alcohol. Can they tell the age of the urine sample?

Supervised: Collection. For medico-legal testing the collection is generally supervised and temperature of urine taken to ensure fresh specimen. ...Read more

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If i drank two 24 ounces of malt liquor which contains 12% alcohol what is the fastest way to get it out of my urine?

If i drank two 24 ounces of malt liquor which contains 12% alcohol what is the fastest way to get it out of my urine?

No way: The excretion rate of alcohol in the urine is a function of blood level. Liver can only metabolize at finite rate. Nothing speeds it up. Alcohol will be gone within 12-16 hours, however ethyl glucuronate will persist for up to 80 hours. If your urine drop tests for glucuronate, it will be positive. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more