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I Have Flu Like Symptoms And My Urine Is Brown
I've had flu like symptoms and every time I cough or sneeze, I urinate. I started noticing here lately that my urine is brown. I drink a ton of water.?
Urination: It could be something as simple as dehydration causing a change in color of your urine, however there are certain kidney diseases that occur during or after flu/upper respiratory illnesses that need to be ruled out. Iga nephropathy and post strep glomerulonephritis are key. You should see your primary doctor and have urine tested for blood and have your blood tested to see how your kidneys are. ...Read more
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
28yo female flu like symptoms heavy cycle over 5yrs lower back pain cycle 2wks ago blood found in urine today by e.r p.a normal kidney analysis?
I've been taking Celexa (citalopram) 40MG and I don't feel good. Headaches, neck pain, flu like symptoms, urine retention, and IBS. Will this go away?
Here are some. ..: Nowadays, over and unnecessarily medicating has been commonplace to meet the demand of political correctness and money-making; almost 1/3 of medical visits are for iatrogenic disorders; and less often people will talk about healthy lifestyle without overindulgence and obsession as the foundation of all healthcare. So, see and work closely together with her/him to maximize benefit of medical care. ...Read more
Small red bumps/blisters on outer labia. Is it an ingrown hair? It burns when urine hits them. I had a fever and flu like symptoms? Is it an std?
It is 19 days since the last day of my period and I've had brown spotting for 4 days now. Also had flu like symptoms and so tired. Possible pregnancy?
My husband has had flu like symptoms for 3 days. Been treating it with thermaflu today he has developed a red rash with brownish black center.?
Rash; flu: Is the rash spread widely over his body or localized to a patch? Does it look like scabs? He may have chickenpox or developed shingles (reactivated chickenpox virus) from the stress of the flu infection. Should see fp asap for evaluation & treatment to prevent possible pneumonia or pain from shingles. Did he have a flu shot this year? ...Read more
I have coughed up green and now brownish-grey phlegm and have felt flu like symptoms for over a week, is it possibly pneumonia?
I developed flu like symptoms yesterday. This morning, I coughed up clear phlegm with brown spots. I am asthmatic. Normal?
Had flu-like symptoms (tiredness, mild ache) 2-3 days ago; that subsided but still intermittent cough w/thick yellow-brown phlegm. What should I do?
Sounds viral: Drink plenty of fluids and get eight hours of sleep every night! Eat healthy and take some decongestant/ expectorant if allergy medicine does not help with coughing from Postnasal drip. See doctor if condition worsened, you may have a bacterial infection that requires antibiotics. ...Read more
Flu-like symptoms, severe lower abdominal pain, and black/brown period blood are some reoccuring symptoms. What is wrong?
See your doctor: With these symptoms, you need to be seen by your doctor for a complete evaluation. ...Read more
My urine has been foamy for a number months, I have abdominal pain frequently, and am currently developing flu like symptoms. Are these related?
See your doctor: Foamy urine can be a sign of protein in the urine and needs to be checked out. It's pretty easy for your doctor to test your urine for protein right in the office with a "dipstick" normally there is no protein in your urine. The list of things that can cause this is long but includes diabetes and inflammation of the kidneys as well as diseases that cause abnormal proteins to be made in your body. ...Read more
Unprotected sex on ovulation periods came only 2 days ffg day had spotting, back pain, not feeling hungry, cramps, hot urine, flu like symptoms, pregnant?
If you have any concerns, do a home pregnancy test. If the result is negative repeat the test 4-5 days later unless you get a period by then. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully.
If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
2 month late period for first time. No stress or STD. Had stomach flu like symptoms. Neg. Urine test. Full boobs adom. Pressure. What could be wrong?
Late period: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more
Hello, I have RLQ pain and Disdended abd x4 days. Had flu like symptoms for one month. Had a C-section 3 mo ago. Thought it was appendicitis, had a CT that did not show appendix. Swollen lymph nodes in abd were shown, labs ok, blood in urine. Horrible nau
It is when someone has inflammation in the abdomen with swollen lymph nodes. It takes time to recover. Recommend rest.
If you are able to tolerate food, walk, urinate without issues. supportive care is the best strategy. Tylenol (acetaminophen) for fever and lots of water are best recourse for your malady ...Read more
Could be flu or not: It's normal to be concerned about your health, and to worry why you feel bad. The possibilities are numerous--ranging from acid reflux (i.e., heartburn) or a peptic ulcer to pancreatic or biliary disease & even stress. Alarm signs include weight loss, bleeding, recurrent vomiting, significant tenderness. Whatever the cause, you're appropriately anxious about it and should seek help from a doctor. ...Read more
How common is toxoplasmosis in humans from a cat? Cats tested positive for coccidiosis now I have flu like symptoms and fever.
What causes you to have flu like symptoms and feel ill a few days to a week before your menstral cycle?
Likely unrelated: Your symptoms are most likely unrelated to your menstrual cycle. It is possible you have a respiratory virus if you are having flu-like symptoms. If rest and plenty of fluids do not make you feel better within a couple days, you might consider visiting the doctor. Could also be hormonal rhinitis? Or allergies. ...Read more
Abdominal infection?: Any of several problems could do this -- appendicitis, other intestinal problem, or pelvic inflammatory disease (PID, fallopian tube infection). PID is an STD, usually due to gonorrhea or chlamydia, but of course only if at risk for STDs (e.g. new partner, partner with other partners, etc). No matter what the cause, this needs medical care ASAP -- especially urgent if any fever. Get care today. ...Read more
I have flu like symptoms and itchy skin all over...I suffer from eczema in patches but this itching is different its all over and I am getting hives..
Is there a risk of getting a brain eating amoeba from a hot tub at a hotel or swimming pool? I have flu like symptoms and I'm scared it's the start.
I have flu like symptoms and am itchy all over my legs. So much so, im bleeding from itching. Can this just be really bad allergies?
Itching and a cold: It is not unusual to see itching and rashes, such as hives, in association with viral infections. This is thought to be due to the transient development of circulating immune complexes, an amalgam of antibodies and viral particles which form as the body fights back and clears the infection. These complexes can trigger the release of chemicals, such as histamine, causing itching, not an allergy. ...Read more
Flu symptoms...: For flu-like symptoms, home treatment includes rest, drinking plenty of fluids and fever reducing medicine like acetaminophen or ibuprofen. However, if it has been a few days and it is not getting better, you need to find out the cause of your symptoms. There are many conditions that cause flu-like symptoms and the treatment varies, depending on the cause. See your doctor for diagnosis/treatment. ...Read more
Flu remedies.: For patients that have your situation, I recommend they stay well hydrated and get plenty of rest. Think which symptom bothers you the most and look for an otc medication that can best help with you those symptoms. Pharmacist can be a good resource for your regarding which otc med is right for you. Some of them can be quite effective! Make sure your getting adequate nutrition and proper vitamins. ...Read more
Allergies don't: Usually make you feel like you have been run over by a mac truck - the way the flu can. Flu symptoms can include fever, chills, sore throat, cough, headaches, nasal congestion marked aching of muscles and joints ; significant fatigue. When present, nausea, vomiting and loose stools are more often seen in children. ...Read more
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