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Urine Is Dark
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
Dark urine, clit irritation. Gets intense when i pee. I pee a lot. What do I have? Can it be treated with over-the-counter meds?
I had a UTI and was on nitrofurantoin for a week. I just finished the treatment, yet my groin still hurts when i pee and my urine is dark. Normal?
No!: Although Nitrofurantoin is notoriously ineffective to treat many uti's, especially if prior antibiotic exposure has selected out resistant GI bugs that cause most uti's, your symptoms reflect a potential complicating issue of urologic stone disease that could be obstructing and can give groin pain when in the lower ureter. You need a spiral ct to exclude a ureteral stone with a repeat urine eval.! ...Read more
My urine is dark, I have pain in the abdomen on the right side. It did not take drugs .. What can it be?
If Toddlers urine is dark yellow but gets better with fluids, could it still be a liver or kidney problem? Or is it most likely dehydration?
I have the following symptoms itchy red skin, coughing, blocking nose, sore body , get dizzy at times and dark urine what could i be suffering from , tx?
See doctor: See dermatologist or regular doctor. You may have kidney disease. ...Read more
Urine of an abnormal color appears different from the usual straw-yellow color. Abnormally-colored urine may be cloudy, dark, or blood-tinged. Any changes in urine color, or the presence of an abnormal urine color that cannot be linked to the consumption of a food or drug, should be reported to ...Read more