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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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Does urine have a strong odor?

Does urine have a strong odor?

Many Reasons: Urine is a filtered byproduct from our blood and stored in the bladder until release. Urine's odor can change with certain foods like asparagus or coffee but also with infections. If you are experiencing other symptoms like abdominal pain, pain with urination, urinating more frequently, or significant change in urine odor and color, then I would recommend evaluation by healthcare provider. ...Read more

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What causes my urine to have a strong odor?

What causes my urine to have a strong odor?

The following: Concentrated urine can have strong smell, happens with low fluid intake. Infected urine from UTI classically has bad smell. Certain foods, especially asparagus give urine very distinct stong odor. ...Read more

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What can make your urine have a strong odor?

What can make your urine have a strong odor?

Some foods and meds: Anything that is excreted in the urinary tract can cause your urine to smell. The classic food that causes a strong smell in the urine is asparagus. Some medications, especially antibiotics (e.g., penicillins) can also cause a strong smell in the urine. ...Read more

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Why does my urine sometimes have a strong onion odor?

Why does my urine sometimes have a strong onion odor?

Urine odor: Urine odor is usually due to something you have had to eat. For instance many people right after the have asparagus have a strong odor to their urine. ...Read more

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I have a strong unusual odor to my urine and it is also cloudy could this be serious?

I have a strong unusual odor to my urine and it is also cloudy could this be serious?

Likely not serious: Normal if U consumed asparagus before urinating. Also if urine is very concentrated due to low fluid intake. Worth getting a urinalysis, if foul smell continues, to rule out UTI. Most UTIs are not serious. ...Read more

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Urine has an odor similar to that of burnt food. It is also slightly tinted brown. This only happens after strenuous exercise.

Urine has an odor similar to that of burnt food. It is also slightly tinted brown. This only happens after strenuous exercise.

Get it checked: This could be blood and protein in the urine. You have your doctor test your urine, possibly as a 24 hr test to capture the urine after exercise as well to help determine if it is serious or not. ...Read more

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What could be wrong with my body if my urine for several months now has had a strong unusual odor, and is cloudy? Can it be serious?

What could be wrong with my body if my urine for several months now has had a strong unusual odor, and is cloudy? Can it be serious?

Probable infection: Of the urinary tract. It is extremely common in women and usually not serious, but this has been going on for awhile so you need to get a urinalysis and culture and get started on some treatment. You can see a HealthTap concierge doctor or see any clinic for this. Good Luck! ...Read more

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I am experiencing cloudy urine (quality: strong odor).?

I am experiencing cloudy urine (quality: strong odor).?

In healthy males: A cloudy/strong odor usually is based upon 1. your level of HYDRATION (cncentrated urine smells more and is more "cloudy") Your diet also influences urine odor (asparagus a good example)
Hope this info helps!

Dr Z ...Read more

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My urine has strong vaginal fishy odor, what is this caused by?

My urine has strong vaginal fishy odor, what is this caused by?

Infection: Check for urinary infection and bacterial vaginosis-completely treatable. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Cloudy urine with strong odor?

What is the definition or description of: Cloudy urine with strong odor?

Here is. ..: Cloudy malodorous urine is annoying, but could be normal at certain time of life resulting from concentrated urine & what consumed. Any doubt on such? Be evaluated to confirm no UTI at least. How to get the related things for good medical care done correctly? Follow instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html & in self-explanatorily selected categories in ForeMeFirst. Com. ...Read more

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Cloudy urine with strong odor all week. Any of you possibly know what I should do?

Cloudy urine with strong odor all week. Any of you possibly know what I should do?

Infection: This may be a bladder infection. A quick visit to your doctor should get you an answer. A urinalysis can be done in the office easily. ...Read more

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I've blood in my urine that causes strong urine odor?

I've blood in my urine that causes strong urine odor?

Blood in urnine: You need to see your doc ASAP. He/she will let you know what is happening and help you. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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When I drink coffee my urine has a strong odor why is that.

When I drink coffee my urine has a strong odor why is that.

See answer: Food, drinks and vitamin supplements can change odor of urine. Eating asparagus and drinking coffee are two of them. Asparagus leaves distinct smell to those people who have a particular gene that allows one to smell it and urine frequently smells like coffee after drinking it. Vitamin b6 is most common vitamin to alter the normal odor of urine. The more concentrated the urine, the easier 2 smell. ...Read more

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Why might my urine have a strong odor? I drink a lot of water.

Why might my urine have a strong odor? I drink a lot of water.

See answer: Changes in the urine -- its color, odor, and consistency -- can provide important clues about the status of your body. Your urine can reveal what you've been eating, how much you've been drinking, and what diseases you have. Common causes of malodorous urine include dehydration (dark urine), UTI (cloudy urine), food (asparagus), diseases (diabetes), and some medications, vitamins, and supplements. ...Read more

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I am experiencing cloudy urine (quality: strong odor). I have IC could it be that?

I am experiencing cloudy urine (quality: strong odor). I have IC could it be that?

Unclear, but...: Before being diagnosed to have IC, I am sure you had been treated with antibiotics. If so, have antibiotics helped you improve UTI-related Sx - dysuria, frequency, & urgency, but bladder irritation still persists? Then you might have IC with superimposed UTI. So, go to be checked for sure. To put all related things together correctly, go to <a href="http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html" rel=" ...Read more

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This last week my urine has had a strong odor &i'm concerned. I've noticed it happens about 2 x a day but other times I pee normal, what could it be?

This last week my urine has had a strong odor &i'm concerned. I've noticed it happens about 2 x a day but other times I pee normal, what could it be?

Pee U: There is some missing information here. Is it only odor, or is there color change? Are you on any medications? Sometimes medications and supplements can make urine very pungent, as can some foods, like asparagus. You may want to see your physician to rule out any possible problems. ...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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I leak and have strong urine odor, is there a problem I can fix?

I leak and have strong urine odor, is there a problem I can fix?

Maybe: Perhaps, the first thing i'd do is to rule urinary tract infection. This can be simply done in any doctor's office. There may be other issues, such as urinary incontinence that can cause leakage. A vaginal infection (if you are female) may sometimes contribute to your symptoms. ...Read more

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My urine has been having a strong odor. It smells like baby urine? But I drink lots of water so what could this be?

May be normal: Typically your urine can smell secondary to infections if it is malodorous but you also have associated burning or discomfort when urinating known as dysuria this may be urine infection and you should be treated with an antibiotic. However, if it is just odor it may not be abnormal would be worthwhile getting a urine analysis sometimes foods or drinks can cause this type of issue. ...Read more

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I've been waking up thirsty and have notice over the past few days that my urine has been cloudy with a strong odor. Dispates throughout the day.

I've been waking up thirsty and have notice over the past few days that my urine has been cloudy with a strong odor. Dispates throughout the day.

Hydrate: Drink a plenty of water, avoid energy drinks and sodas, if you start having any burning, or the urine continue to be cloudy or have a bad smell to or, or start having any fever see your doctor for possible need for antibiotics. Meanwhile sting a lot of fluid and cranberry juice. ...Read more

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I've been having an increase in appetite. And my urine has been having a strong odor. My heart is bothering me, it doesn't hurt though. Whatcouldihave?

I've been having an increase in appetite. And my urine has been having a strong odor. My heart is bothering me, it doesn't hurt though. Whatcouldihave?

Hard to say.: Symptoms are too vague to give any reasonable answer, but they seem disparate. Increased appetite and dehydration with rapid hr could be impending hyperglycemia due to diabetes, but this won't get any better. If this all disappears I wouldn't be too concerned. ...Read more