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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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Do vitamins make urine smell?

Do vitamins make urine smell?

Possibly: B-vitamins in particular can cause an unusual aroma in the urine. They also change the color of the urine for a short time after ingesting. ...Read more

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Why does my urine smell like vitamins when I'm not taking any?

Why does my urine smell like vitamins when I'm not taking any?

Vitamins do not: Smell. Do you mean that your urine smells like yeast? If so, it may indicate an infection. The odor could from other items in diet. It is not feasible to provide a more meaningful opinion without examining the urine.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Just started taking GNC vitamin and now my urine smells like sulfur?

Just started taking GNC vitamin and now my urine smells like sulfur?

Many vitamins: Cause smelly urine. Review with your physician if you really need this type and amount of vitamin. ...Read more

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Which vitamins or minerals in my diet would make my sweat smell similar to cat urine?

Which vitamins or minerals in my diet would make my sweat smell similar to cat urine?

Best way to find out: Is stop all; make sure smell is gone, then add them back one at a time. ...Read more

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What does it mean when urine smells like medicine or acid but I'm not taking any medicine or vitamins?

What does it mean when urine smells like medicine or acid but I'm not taking any medicine or vitamins?

Foods eaten can do: It so try different foods and drinks, drink more water, but some genetic abnormalities can do it too, see urologist or nephrologist for testing ...Read more

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Cloudy urine with no smell, no pain, no color and no other symptoms. What is this? Dehydration? I take plenty of vitamins.

Cloudy urine with no smell, no pain, no color and no other symptoms. What is this? Dehydration? I take plenty of vitamins.

Get UA w Reflex: Have your doctor send out your urine for analysis with a reflex to culture. If that comes back fine, you should be fine. Increase your fluids, water intake too, and check with your dr. As stated for eval of the cloudy urine. Good luck. ...Read more

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Since I have been taking natures bounty gummy vitamins w/biotin my urine has a very strong smell. Why?

Since I have been taking natures bounty gummy vitamins w/biotin my urine has a very strong smell. Why?

MVI (multivitamin) has B vits in it: Check the label and see what's in it, and the B vitamin doses. That could be causing it. Also, make sure you're hydrating well. If the urine is yellowish that means you need to hydrate more, and could be from the B's. Can always ask your doctor this too. ...Read more

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Can a multi vitamin make u smell urine more strongly?

Can a multi vitamin make u smell urine more strongly?

Yes it dose: The vitamins product are secreted in the urine which could give it the smell and certain color. ...Read more

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Six mo. Old's urine smells strongly- just being near her- of vitamins, is this normal? Urine is clear, she drinks and wets a lot, no fever.

Six mo. Old's urine smells strongly- just being near her- of vitamins, is this normal? Urine is clear, she drinks and wets a lot, no fever.

Probably normal: If she is taking vitamins it can cause a strong odor and color to urine but I would suggest having her provider check a urinalysis and culture just to be sure. Continue to keep her well hydrated as well. ...Read more

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I am taking cranberry vitamins and probiotic but my urine smells bad! No other side effect though. Why does it smell? I can smell it through my pants

I am taking cranberry vitamins and probiotic but my urine smells bad! No other side effect though. Why does it smell? I can smell it through my pants

May be...: Urine order is individually unique to reflect who you are, what foods, fruits, supplements, and beverages you consume, and how you dry the genital area after urination, but it's ok as long as urinalysis from properly collected specimen is normal and you're symptom-free. Also, note: all urine will smell "bad" after exposing to air for 30 minutes or longer. The longer, the worse. ...Read more

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I have a 7cm adrenal adenoma on my right adrenal gland I also have high BP all tests result ok my urine smells like vitamin what should I do?

I have a 7cm adrenal adenoma on my right adrenal gland I also have high BP all tests result ok my urine smells like vitamin what should I do?

See below: You should consult with a urologist or a general surgeon who has experience with adrenal disorders. 7 cm is large for an adenoma, and you want to make sure all other differential diagnoses are ruled out. Even if the diagnosis of adenoma is confirmed, surgery may be needed in some cases. ...Read more

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I've a 7cm adrenal adenoma in my right adrenal gland. I also have high bp, but all tests result ok. Lately my urine smells like vitamins. What should I do?

I've a 7cm adrenal adenoma in my right adrenal gland. I also have high bp, but all tests result ok. Lately my urine smells like vitamins. What should I do?

Check w/doctor: An adenoma that large definitely needs a full evaluation and consideration for possible surgery if indicated. If you also have a history of a pituitary adenoma, you definitely need an intensive work-up by a qualified endocrinologist. I doubt that the urine smell is associated with your other potential problems. ...Read more

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Why do my urine smell a lot?

Why do my urine smell a lot?

Infection?: IS it something new?
any fevers along with it?
can be a urinary tract infection, you might need to go to a clinic to get urine tested. ...Read more

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Why does my urine smell sour?

Why does my urine smell sour?

Urine smell: If you get a whiff of something particularly pungent, you could have an infection or urinary stones, which can create an ammonia-like odor. Also foods such as asparagus can cause urine to have an unusual odor. See your doctor if you begin to feel ill, have symptoms or run a fever. ...Read more

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Why does my urine smell like metal?

Why does my urine smell like metal?

Check what you ate: Usually it is due to food intake. For instance, asparagus could change smell of urine among other reasons like onion and garlic. Also, some medicines cause urine smell change like penicillin. Explore more the details of your intake. ...Read more

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Why does my urine smell like butter?

Why does my urine smell like butter?

Diet: It is very common to have changes in the odor of urine as a result of what you eat - some foods causes very distinct odors! There are specific medical conditions that can cause changes in the odor of urine (for example, diabetics out of control will have an odor of ketones in their urine). I don't know of any medical condition causing the odor of butter in urine. ...Read more

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Why does my urine smell like onions?

Can be diet, etc..: This might be due to diet like from eating vegetables like asparagus, or it can be from a medical condition like diabetes which can cause a fruity odor in the breath and urine from ketone production. It may also be nonspecific. ...Read more

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Why does your urine smell like metal?

Why does your urine smell like metal?

Depends on what you: Eat or drink. Carbonated soda can cause a metallic smell, blood does too or infection of the kidneys. Would advise having yourself checked and drink plenty of water. ...Read more

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Why does my urine smell like burnt rubber?

Why does my urine smell like burnt rubber?

Food?: Strange smells in urine can be heralds of utis, but only when associated with symptoms. If it is just the smell, it may be something you ate; some people associate the smell of urine after asparagus with burnt rubber. ...Read more

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I have a bad urine smell, how I should cure it.?

I have a bad urine smell, how I should cure it.?

Water: A foul smelling urine is generally the result of dietary intake. Increasing water intake as well as seeing your doctor after keeoing a food intake journal will generally narrow down the problem. Urinary tract infections or other pathological causes are potentially present as well. When seeing your doctor, request a urinalysis and urine culture to assess the possibilty of infections. ...Read more

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Why does my urine smell like the food I have eaten?

Why does my urine smell like the food I have eaten?

Amino acids: Certain foods, especially broccoli and asparagus, contain Amino Acids that are processed quickly and appear in the urine...Smelling. You have a very sensitive nose if everything you eat smells in your urine. It is a normal body function...Sometimes a UTI can smell like broccoli when you have had none...Int hat case be seen and checked. ...Read more

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What makes my urine smell? Am I ill and don't know it?

What makes my urine smell? Am I ill and don't know it?

Probably not.: Certain foods, dehydration, bladder infections and mild vaginal cahnges including bacterial vaginosis can have an impact on the smell of the urine. It very well may be completely normal unless there are other significant symptoms related to this such as pain, bladder spasms, or urinary frequency and urgency. ...Read more

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Why does my urine smell so strong and sometomes like amonea?

Why does my urine smell so strong and sometomes like amonea?

It depends: Urine odor can be affected by how hydrated you are (how much you're drinking), and foods that you eat (e.g. Asparagus). Medical conditions can also affect it, such as infection. If you drink more water and it doesn't go away, or if you have other symptoms like fever, burning, or frequency, go see your doctor. ...Read more

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Does parsely make urine smell?

Does parsely make urine smell?

Probably.: You can try observing it yourself after eating parsley and share your results with us. Thank you. ...Read more

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