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Metal Smelling Urine
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
Are there any studies to confirm or debunk the efficacy of urine and/ or hair testing for heavy metals?
Im taking metronidazole and clindanycin. Is it abnormal that my urine become tea color? I drink few waters bec.If this metalic taste
no,: You are probably not drinking enough and therefore, your urine is concentrated. This can cause it to have the tea color. It is best for you to hydrate, especially when taking antibiotics. This will help your system not only flush them but make you feel better as well. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›