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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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Why do I feel constantly dehydrated? I am constantly drinking water (doc wants me to drink 60 ounces per day) still thirsty have dark yellow urine

Why do I feel constantly dehydrated? I am constantly drinking water (doc wants me to drink 60 ounces per day) still thirsty have dark yellow urine

Can see Dr. Again: With such symptoms, one can visit the doctor again to ask why there is so much thirst. It can be related to kidney problems, hormonal problems, dry mouth (sometimes auto-immune in cause, sometimes a side effect of medications), etc... Some blood and urine tests might be needed, to help figure things out. ...Read more

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What's the average amount of urine output per day?

What's the average amount of urine output per day?

1.5 to 2 liters/day: 1.5 to 2 liters/day is optimal to prevent stones. ...Read more

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How meany days would u need to take your perscribed amount of saboxne to get your urine level where they need to be? 3 8mg per 3 8mg per day

How meany days would u need to take your perscribed amount of saboxne to get your urine level where they need to be? 3 8mg per 3 8mg per day

SUBOXONE IN URINE: Suboxone will be detected in your urine regardless of dose if you take it regularly as prescribed by your doctor.
Urine testing done to assure compliance with treatment. Level of Suboxone in your system is evaluated by other means. ...Read more

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My urine has a very strong odor, all throughout the day. I drink 3x if not. More the amount of water they sat you should drink per day, but. Its still so strong. What could this possibly. Mean?

My urine has a very strong odor, all throughout the day. I drink 3x if not. More the amount of water they sat you should drink per day, but. Its still so strong. What could this possibly. Mean?

Hard to know: Without smelling it, impossible to say. Urine odor is often dependent upon what you have eaten. Ever smell urine after eating asparagus? It probably means nothing at all but if it continues to worry you, go see your family doctor and get examined. ...Read more

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How does 1 cigarette per day affect the cotinine level? If user quits 24 hours before swab or urine test.

How does 1 cigarette per day affect the cotinine level? If user quits 24 hours before swab or urine test.

Cotinine levelis: Metabolite of nicotine, if exposed to smoke, nonsmokers will usuallyhave less than 1 ng/ml. Heavy exposure is 1-10ng/ml, if you are smoking hard to tell but probably more than 10 and why do it, just stop and keep getting up if fall, try 800quitnow for free help/nicotine patch and try wellbutrin sr and or chantix. Would likely have. It could last in your body 1 week, maybe less since 1 cigaret ...Read more

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Protein in 24 hour urine is 490 mg per day what does it indicate?

Protein in 24 hour urine is 490 mg per day what does it indicate?

Protein in the urine: It can be a indication of early kidney disease. Glomerulonephritis, kidney disease from diabetics are the common culprits. Please see your doctor for further investigation. ...Read more

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My urine looks like oil separated from water and has a strong garlic like odor but is clear. I drink between 2600-2800mL water per day.

My urine looks like oil separated from water and has a strong garlic like odor but is clear. I drink between 2600-2800mL water per day.

Urine: No matter how much you drink your urine should not have oil in it. I would have your doctor check a urine specimen. Also get your BP checked. ...Read more

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The last two weeks having urinary urgency, up to 10-14 times per day of elimination. Last week, I've found tissue in my urine several times. No uti

The last two weeks having urinary urgency, up to 10-14 times per day of elimination. Last week, I've found tissue in my urine several times. No uti

ConsultMD&FollowUp: How do you know that you have no UTI. Did you consult your Doctor&had urinalysis &Urine Culture done. Are you passing lot of urine every time. Do you have any pain or burning when you pass urine? Are you taking any medicine or supplement or coffee/tea? Drinking lots of fluids? There are other causes of frequency of urination from Diabetes Insipidus to Diabetes Mellitus. I will consult Doctor&follow up ...Read more

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Abdomen pain started after around three months I started to drink a huge amount of water around 4/5 l per day with frequent urine pass. Why is this?

Abdomen pain started after around three months I started to drink a huge amount of water around 4/5 l per day with frequent urine pass. Why is this?

Frequent urination: If you are drinking 4-5 liters of fluid a day, your kidneys are doing their job of excreting excess water. I suspect that your urine is quite light in color. If you drink, only two liters of fluids/day, your urine production should decrease. If not, see a doctor as your kidneys may be diseased or you have one that is causing this increased amount of urine. ...Read more

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Urea is 6mg/dl is it normal? And creatinine is 0.88mg/dl and biliruben, sgot sgpt all are normal and freequent urine per day 12 times?

Urea is 6mg/dl is it normal? And creatinine is 0.88mg/dl and biliruben, sgot sgpt all are normal and freequent urine per day 12 times?

Why tests were done?: Need to know Serum Sodium, Potassium and Calcium results as well as CO2, yes, provided values are normal except the frequent urination, what's your age and state of prostate check per your doctor? ...Read more

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After 3 days missed period +ve pteg test at home and urine. My gyna suggest me myfol 1time per day and duphaston3 time per day tablet. Is it safe?

After 3 days missed period +ve pteg test at home and urine. My gyna suggest me myfol 1time per day and duphaston3 time per day tablet. Is it safe?

Common: It is always good to go over the plan of care with your doctor and address your concerns before you leave. Your doctor has given you a vitamin and Progesterone supplementation. You may ask why you needing Progesterone supplementation. This is commonly given in certain pregnancy circumstances. ...Read more

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My mother age iz 50 yr. She hve a patient of depression and taking medicine. My mother hve excessive urine per day and sudden pain during urination?

My mother age iz 50 yr. She hve a patient of depression and taking medicine. My mother hve excessive urine per day and sudden pain during urination?

Infection in urine: Whenever there is a pain during urination, it is important to make sure there is no infection in the urine. Please take your mother to a urologist and have it checked out ...Read more

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I'm passing urine around 8 times per day (past 48 hrs) and normally I only go once or twice and I drink around one glass of water per day. The urine pale yellow-colourless. What are the causes?

I'm passing urine around 8 times per day (past 48 hrs) and normally I only go once or twice and I drink around one glass of water per day. The urine pale yellow-colourless. What are the causes?

You need to call ur: Dr. It seems that you may be having a infection starting. If it gets to feeling that you're having a burning sensation too, besides frequency, it will require possible medications. So you should be drinking several glasses of water a day to flush out the bacteria and keep well hydrated as infection can occur when you are only drinking one glass of water per day. Watch for chills and fever too. ...Read more

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The doctor said I have uti, and prescribed me ciprofloxacin. Once per day (4 days) but I think cipro wasn't effective, resulted with bubbles in urine?

The doctor said I have uti, and prescribed me ciprofloxacin. Once per day (4 days) but I think cipro wasn't effective, resulted with bubbles in urine?

UTI: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is fine, but certain bacteria that cause UTI are becoming resistant to cipro, (ciprofloxacin) in areas where there is a lot of resistence to cipro, (ciprofloxacin) it is best to choose a different antibiotic, the dosis is usually twice daily instead once daily given for complicated UTI for 7-14 days and for 3 days for uncomplicated uti. ...Read more

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I am vegetarian and drink about 1 litre of water per day, I drink smoothies for breakfast and lunch sometimes, my urine smells of Apple juice.

I am vegetarian and drink about 1 litre of water per day, I drink smoothies for breakfast and lunch sometimes, my urine smells of Apple juice.

Dietary choice: Dietary ingredients may be excreted in urine. Don't worry. Odors like asparagus cabbage or apple may be common. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Should I be concerned if my creatinine level in blood is 1.29 mg/dl and creatine level in urine is 65.5 mg/24 hours? I have a hypertension condition and take one nyphedipine pill and one losartan pill per day. I have a severe back pain.

Should I be concerned if my creatinine level in blood is 1.29 mg/dl and creatine level in urine is 65.5 mg/24 hours? I have a hypertension condition and take one nyphedipine pill and one losartan pill per day. I have a severe back pain.

Yes. You should be.: Although your creatinine level in blood is nit alarmingly high but elevated creatinine is a sensitive marker of kidney bit doing well. The high blood pressure is one of the main reasons for the kidney damage and the blood pressure should be appropriately controlled. You need to check if your urine has proteins in it.

Also make sure that you don't take too many nsaids as they damage the kidneys. ...Read more

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How many ounces of urine should I be producing daily?

How many ounces of urine should I be producing daily?

No need to measure: If you have no health problems there is no need to measure your urine, mantaining a good water intake prevents dehydration specially in summer. The amount of urine you make will depend on how much you loose through sweat and stools. Your kidney is a good sensor and will maintain water balance. ...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?

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

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Good morning If I was drinking mildly yesterday. Would it show up on a urine test Tuesday...how many ounces of water should I drink?

Good morning If I was drinking mildly yesterday. Would it show up on a urine test Tuesday...how many ounces of water should I drink?

Probably not: Not likely to show up on test a couple of days later. Maybe won't even show up on urine test depending on test. ...Read more

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I'm a 27 year old male who wakes up 3-4 times a night to urinate. I average 96 ounces of mostly clear urine with a hint of yellow.

I'm a 27 year old male who wakes up 3-4 times a night to urinate. I average 96 ounces of mostly clear urine with a hint of yellow.

Smething wrong: With your calculations. If you have frequency at your age of 27 most likely urinary tract infection see your doctor for U C and Rx of antibiotics. 96 Oz is nearly 2700 cc times 3 to 4 a day ...Read more

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Urine twice a day what's wrong?

Urine twice a day what's wrong?

Infrequent voiding: It is unusual to void so little. You may have an issue with bladder innervation or other bladder issues, this also may simply be normal for you. You should consult a urologist.. ...Read more

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Urine many times in a day and in large amount?

Urine many times in a day and in large amount?

Polyuria: Frequent large amount of urine may be a result of several conditions, may be related to increased fluid intake, need to rule out diabetes first, diet related problems or may be hormone deficiency. Have it checked out through your physician. ...Read more

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What can cause more urine about 8 to 10 times a day?

What can cause more urine about 8 to 10 times a day?

Lots of things: The most common would be a bladder infection. Can also be an early sign of diabetes. Get it checked out. ...Read more

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Is it normal needing to urine every day at the same time?

Yes its normal: If you are urinating few times a day around the same time, its normal. It all depends on your fluid intake schedule. ...Read more

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If person goes for urine 5 times in a day, is this normal?

If person goes for urine 5 times in a day, is this normal?

Physiology: The human body responds to increased fluid intake with a diuresis that persists over time but gradually diminishes however the rate of urination, the volume of urine, and the density of urine which is created by your kidneys is determined by fluid intake and loss, and salt and electrolyte balance. So, yes. If you sense an unusual change in bladder habits, urgency, hesitancy, or burning see your MD ...Read more

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I can't pass urine more then 2 times in a day from last today?

I can't pass urine more then 2 times in a day from last today?

Increase water intak: Drink lots of water. It could be simply dehydration with hot summer weather arriving. Also have your doctor check renal function test such as BUN and creatinine levels soon. Do you have any chronic disease such as diabetes or are you on medication? Make sure you don't have acute kidney failure. Do you have prostate enlarged (BPH)? ...Read more

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Can you cause long term damage by holding urine in every day and what could the damage be?

Can you cause long term damage by holding urine in every day and what could the damage be?

Possible: If you are regularly holding your bladder beyond capacity this will cause bladder disterntion. Listen to your body, those signals that are telling you to urinate mean urinate. ...Read more

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Is it normal to find it hard to get the first urine of the day out? I have to push it out in little bits at a time. I am female, 33, 2 children.

Is it normal to find it hard to get the first urine of the day out? I have to push it out in little bits at a time. I am female, 33, 2 children.

Medication SFx?: Some medications may have the side effect of tightening up the urethra, making it difficult to void - amitriptylene and Cymbalta (duloxetine) are common ones for this complaint. If this has just been a recent development, then you might pee in a cup so your fp can see if this hesitancy is the beginning of a uti. It's a little strange that it's only happening in the morning, tho. ...Read more

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Been having foggy urine off and on 4 about 1 month now. Probably bout 5-8 episodes not n the same day though. All different days. Should I be concerned?

Been having foggy urine off and on 4 about 1 month now. Probably bout 5-8 episodes not n the same day though. All different days. Should I be concerned?

Yes and no: Various etiologies can cause "cloudy urine, " including urinary tract I infection, dehydration, increase urine sedimentation. Pain with urinary, increase urinary frequency, incomplete sensation after voiding can indicate urinary tract infection. Consult your physician is always a good idea if symptoms do not improve. ...Read more