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My Urine Is Orange Red
If my urine is bright orange with red tent what does that mean? I do not take any medication or Vitamins.
Red tinted urine: You may have trace blood in your urine. A urinalysis can confirm this. It is important to check this right away, because blood in your urine can be dangerous and a source must be identified. Also, you can get a blood test for bilirubin levels, since abnormal bilirubin levels change urine color. Some foods like carrots, blackberries, beets, and rhubarb can turn your pee a pink color. 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
Is it a bad sign when your urine is orange from vitamins? Does that mean too many vitamins were taken?
If toddlers urine is orange from vitamin supplements, how long after stopping supplements should it go back to normal color?
My urine is orange and I am concerned if I have liver failure due to from my past hep c and my heavy drinking and while taking Minocycline? Or could it be something else?
I'm currently taking rifampicin (capsules), but some days the urine isn't red-orange. Is this normal or a sign of bad absorption?
Can be: If you are taking your medication properly you are great. The lack of discoloration is not a worry. All the best. Read more
I'm on pyridium for a uti I know it says it will turn your urine orange but when I went this morning it was more like dark red like blood is this norm?
Pryidium: I'm on pyridium for a uti I know it says it will turn your urine orange but when I went this morning it was more like dark red like blood is this norm? ANS: the more concentrated your urine is the more red/orange it will be. I would take picture of it and send to your team and see what they see. Eating beets or drinking beet juice can also give red urine that looks like blood but is beeturia. Read more
Taking pyridium (phenazopyridine) for bladder spasms. In the past my urine was just a little orange but today it looked dark red. Is this still normal?
I have sharp stabbing pain in lower pelvic area before and after I urinate, also urine is dark orange nearly red and smells, been going on for months?
UTI or stone: Sounds like a urinary tract infection. May have some blood present causing the red/orange discoloration. A small stone in the bladder could cause - but those usu. Cause very severe pain, that passes after a day or so. They sell otc UTI test kits at the pharmacy that are pretty reliable, and if it shows nitrites - then it's pretty definite for a UTI which needs anti-biotics. Can try cranberry pills. Read more
Drank a beets, carots&orange fruit juice and now urine is pink/light red/orange! No pain/burning/bad odor. Secondary amenorrhea so not period. Check up?
My father taking akt 4 tablet for tb, now he is doing orange urine and red stools. Our doctor said no worry. Is it normal have orange urine & red stools?
Your father is taking rifampicin (rimactane) capsule along with other 3 drugs. Rifampicin is metabolized in the liver, excreted in the bile and urine; can cause orange urine, sweat and tears. These are normal, not to worry.
Side effects can be: influenza like symptoms, itching, rash, low white cell count, joint pain and hepatotoxicity. But the benefit is more than the side effects. Read more
Medications that can turn urine orange include rifampin; sulfasalazine (Azulfidine); phenazopyridine (Pyridium); some laxatives; and certain chemotherapy drugs.
In some cases, orange urine can indicate a problem with your liver or bile duct, especially if you also have light-colored stools. Orange urine may also be caused by dehydration, which can concentrate your urine. Read more
Orange urine: This is commonly seen after women take an over-the-counter bladder spasm medicine called pyridium (phenazopyridine) for UTI symptoms. Some high-dose vitamins or supplements could do it too, or if you eat excessive amounts of foods with beta-carotene (like carrots). Or, if you are dehydrated, that makes your urine more concentrated and it appears amber or orange. Read more
Many possibilities.: The color of urine will depend on hydration status, ingested foods, vitamins, medications, & certain health conditions. Food: beets, blackberries, artificial food coloring. Vitamins: b complex, multivitamins. Medications: Pyridium (phenazopyridine), certain laxatives. Medical conditions: hemolytic anemia, rhabdomyolysis, light blood in the urine due to injury, infection, or tumor. Read more
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