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How normal is a urine pH level of 5?

How normal is a urine pH level of 5?

In normal range: The ph scale measures acidity and basicity. Higher ph means the urine is more basic and lower ph means it is more acidic. Normal range for urine can be between 4.5 - 8.0 according to most sources. Medication and various medical conditions can affect ph, including multiple issues at one time making deciphering the meaning of the ph without more info difficult. ...Read more

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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My urine PH level was 7.5 and the urine looked really cloudy what does thie indicate?

My urine PH level was 7.5 and the urine looked really cloudy what does thie indicate?

Akaline urine: may indicate risk or possible UTI. Though full dipstick or urinalysis is needed to reach any conclusions. The cloudy urine is associated with increased specific gravity and leukocytes may indicate concentration and UTI. Drinking plenty of fluids and treatment with ABX may be indicated in such a case ...Read more

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If I took a drug with a pH level of 3..aspirin for example...what would be my resulting blood and urine pH levels? 7.4 and 5.2 respectively?

If I took a drug with a pH level of 3..aspirin for example...what would be my resulting blood and urine pH levels? 7.4 and 5.2 respectively?

Same pH as B4 Dose: One dose of aspirin is not enough to alter your body's pH. The human body has remarkable ability to buffer to protect itself from rapid or extreme pH changes (as long as there are no underlying illnesses such as diabetes, renal dysfunction...) ...Read more

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Urine pH of 5 mean?

Urine pH of 5 mean?

Nothing: This varies with the amount of sulfate and phosphate produced by metabolism from your food and by unknown factors. ...Read more

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Urine pH is 5.5 is that acidic?

Urine pH is 5.5 is that acidic?

Yes: Acidic is ph less than 7, while ph of 7 and above is alkaline. Normal urine ph is 4.6 to 8.0. Normal value ranges may vary slightly among different laboratories. Some labs use different measurements or test different samples. Talk to your doctor about the meaning of your specific test results. ...Read more

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What does a urine pH of 9 mean?

What does a urine pH of 9 mean?

Basic: The ph scale measures acidity and basicity. Higher ph means the urine is more basic and lower ph means it is more acidic. Normal range for urine can be between 4.5 - 8.0 according to most sources. Medication and various medical conditions can affect ph, including multiple issues at one time making deciphering the meaning of the ph without more info difficult. ...Read more

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My urine pH was 9.0. What does this mean? Everything else was norm.

My urine pH was 9.0. What does this mean? Everything else was norm.

It's not normal.: There are several possibilities but a ph of 9.0 is very high. Possibilities include: diet breathing issues uti gi issues toxicities medications you're taking (including supplements and otc meds) renal issues like renal tubular acidosis you really need to have it checked again and compare it to blood work. ...Read more

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5.0 urine pH and trace occult blood. Is this normal?

5.0 urine pH and trace occult blood. Is this normal?

Depends: 5.0 urine ph probably not an issue. Trace occult blood should be investigated and explained. ...Read more