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Needing to pee at night cause stomachache? Sometimes when I get up in the morning knowing I had to pee in between sleep I get stomachaches 4 the day

Needing to pee at night cause stomachache? Sometimes when I get up in the morning knowing I had to pee in between sleep I get stomachaches 4 the day

Not normal finding: For peeing to cause stomach ache. Anxiety can cause this. Do check in with your doctor. Stress can cause many things. Do hydrate well during the day. ...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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Every night I end up having to pee 2-4 times per night only at night is it frequent. What could be cause?

Every night I end up having to pee 2-4 times per night only at night is it frequent. What could be cause?

UTI?: If this is something new, sometimes having urinary frequency (symptoms you described) can be a sign of a urinary tract infection. I would recommend following up with your doctor to have a urine specimen drawn. If this is not a new problem, I would consider evaluation for overactive bladder as well. Either way, close follow up with your PCP is mandatory. ...Read more

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I am taking pees in the middle of the night at least 2 times, do I have a bladder disease?

I am taking pees in the middle of the night at least 2 times, do I have a bladder disease?

Need to be examined: Getting up at night to urinate frequently can be a symptom of various conditions, so it is best to visit your doctor for a basic history, physical exam and perhaps a couple of simple tests. There are many causes for this including urinary tract infection, prostate issues, overstimulation of the bladder (by caffeine or drinking in excess) and diabetes. ...Read more

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I tend to blackout after getting up in middle of night to pee. What can cause this?

I tend to blackout after getting up in middle of night to pee. What can cause this?

Micturition syncope: Is the generic name of the phenomenon, but maybe you are reacting to a medication or your blood pressure may be precipitously dropping. See your doctor and get to the bottom of this. ...Read more

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I pee over 20 times a day sometimes 3-5 times in middle of night. Anything I can do or cause? Already slow down on liquids.

I pee over 20 times a day sometimes 3-5 times in middle of night. Anything I can do or cause? Already slow down on liquids.

Urinary frequency.: First, see your doctor. It is not normal to urinate this frequently. A host of medical conditions, most commonly diabetes, can present with having to urinate all the time, including the night. Stopping caffeine, nicotine, alcohol, and excessive fluid intake should help. A doc needs to examine you, take a complete history & order up some tests to nail down your diagnosis. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I continually wake up in the middle of the night to pee, and feel like I am peeing during the day more than usual. What could be the cause?

I continually wake up in the middle of the night to pee, and feel like I am peeing during the day more than usual. What could be the cause?

Diabetes?: Peeing a lot, and more than usual thirst can be signs of diabetes. It may of course be something else, like a urinary infection, or just drinking a lot of water as well. Best to see your primary care provider to check it out. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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There's a blood in my husband urine last night. Then when he woke this morning and pee no more blood in his urine. What is the cause of that urine?

There's a blood in my husband urine last night. Then when he woke this morning and pee no more blood in his urine. What is the cause of that urine?

Needs to be checked: Urinary blood in a 52-year-old man must be considered as sign of possible malignancy. He needs to see a urologist. Hopefully will be from a benign cause, but we won't know until he is worked up. Good luck. ...Read more

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Ever since I have gave birth four years ago I still have to pee all the time. I still wake up in the middle of the night to go to what can cause this?

Problematic: Orthodox answer is that mechanical trauma of childbirth loosens the pelvic floor and muscles that tighten urethra outlet tract coming from bladder. A urologist can test urinary outflow tract ; measure competence. Some woman have joint hypermobility syndrome with loose pelvic girdle ligaments ; they develop interstitial cystitis which, imo, results from pelvic region autonomic nerve impingements. ...Read more

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What can cause severe pain under my right rib and super severe pain in back kidney area especially at night and morning. Lite green pee also.

What can cause severe pain under my right rib and super severe pain in back kidney area especially at night and morning. Lite green pee also.

UTI vs porphyria: "light green pee" is an unusual symptom. The most common cause of fever and flank pain is a urinary tract injection (UTI) or kidney stone. If this has been ruled out by a urinalysis, one of the uncommon causes of abdominal or flank pain, esp with changes in urine color, is porphyia, which is a genetic problem with hemaglobin metabolism. Porphyria can have many bizarre symptoms and many types. ...Read more

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When I'm sleeping @ night I don't feel the urge to pee right away but when I finally do I have loads of pain in my righthip, and right side. Why?

See your doctor: This is never normal. See your doctor. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination, and possibly order tests to find out what's wrong. ...Read more

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I am twenty year old female I sometimes I hold my pee cause I don't feel like getting up at night and now if I snezze I leak pee n my draws help?

I am twenty year old female I sometimes I hold my pee cause I don't feel like getting up at night and now if I snezze I leak pee n my draws help?

SUI: This is stress urinary incontinence. May respond to kegel exercises, which involve squeezing buttocks together & thrusting pelvis forward 10 times slowly and holding it 30 - 60 seconds & repeat 5 times a day. Can be done standing, sitting or lying down. Also try placing a ball between your knees and squeezing knees together, hold as log as u can and then repeating. U may need gyn/urologist dr. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of frequent urination? I don't drink sodas. I drink tea and I go pee at least 6 times during the day and 4-6 times every night

What could be the cause of frequent urination? I don't drink sodas. I drink tea and I go pee at least 6 times during the day and 4-6 times every night

Urinary frequency: Several possibilities. If small amounts with urgency or pain, a urinary tract infection is likely. Possibly overactive bladder. If large aounts of urine, i.e. bladder usually is quite full, then diabetes is probably the most likely possibility. Seriously abnormal kidney function could do it. Or hormonal problems, especially one called diabetes insipidis. Some of these are serious; see doctor soon. ...Read more

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I drink a lot more water frequently my urine been very clear and been urinating more often is this a cause for concern? Diabetes? No middle of night pee

I drink a lot more water frequently my urine been very clear and been urinating more often is this a cause for concern? Diabetes? No middle of night pee

Clear urine: Your urine is clear, dilute, because your are drinking a lots of fluid. If you want to rule out diabetes, have your urine analyzed and I do not think, given your symptoms that you do. To cut down on your urine output, consume less water or liquids. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can holding your pee while pregnant cause miscarriage? I held it in last night when I fell asleep. I'm 18 weeks

No: The only thing that can happen to you is an increased risk of a urinary tract infection. In addition, you might notice that while pregnant if you hold your pee too long.... You'll suffer from something that typically happens to women 40 years older than you are.... You'll lose urine when you cough or laugh or sneeze, i.e. Pee your pants! Good luck and pee more often :-). ...Read more

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I'm 34.4 weeks pregnant and last night when I pee and wipe this clear booger looking thing came out. Is that the mucous plug? Do I have to worry?

I'm 34.4 weeks pregnant and last night when I pee and wipe this clear booger looking thing came out. Is that the mucous plug? Do I have to worry?

Cervical mucous: It sounds like cervical mucous. Unless you are having other signs of labor such as contractions and pain, this is probably nothing to worry about. Make sure you are not having bleeding, or are leaking fluid. And when you are unsure of something in pregnancy, always call your OB doctor. ...Read more

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I'm 19.doc put me on cipro (ciprofloxacin) for 30 days cause I pee 20 plus times a night and I have to strain to get pee out. I'm scared to take these 60 500mg pills?

I'm 19.doc put me on cipro (ciprofloxacin) for 30 days cause I pee 20 plus times a night and I have to strain to get pee out. I'm scared to take these 60 500mg pills?

Concern justified: I would be concerned like you are if you have to go to the bathroom 20 times a night and straining. A month of cipro (ciprofloxacin) won't cut it. Any male over the age of five with a urinary tract infection should have a work-up to determine the cause of the infection. Please call your prescribing doctor about your current symptoms or else, consider a getting a second opinion (have it re-evaluated). ...Read more

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Why do I have to pee so frequently?

Why do I have to pee so frequently?

Many reasons.: Urinary frequency can occur for many reasons, and finding the cause can often require a detailed patient history, physical exam, or other testing. Excessive fluid intake, caffeine and alcohol can make things worse. Diabetes can increase urine volume. Overactive bladder may give you the sense of urgency with little urine in the bladder. ...Read more

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Why do I have feeling like I have to pee but only a little bit comes out, help please!?

Urinary infections: The symptom of incomplete urination may be due to a urinary infection. You should see your doctor or a urologist. ...Read more

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I went to a specialty Dr cause I feel like I have to pee all the time and the test results said I'm fine but I still feel the urge to go it's a litte?

I went to a specialty Dr cause I feel like I have to pee all the time and the test results said I'm fine but I still feel the urge to go it's a litte?

Bladder irritation: If the tests have ruled out urinary tract infection, diabetes and bladder stones, you may either have a very sensitive bladder or frequent constipation. The latter fills the rectum which in turn compresses the bladder (irritation) and that simulates a full bladder which needs to be emptied ...Read more

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How will a vcug test be done on my. Do I have to pee while I lie down?

How will a vcug test be done on my. Do I have to pee while I lie down?

Here are...: Vcug is done under fluoroscopy (x-ray) to visualize if any significant urine backflow from bladder to ureter to kidney while voiding, usually for children with recurrent uti.

It's done by injecting contrast (dye) to fill the bladder through a catheter and then take x-ray while voiding but at the time of no uti. For detailing, ask attending radiologist or urologist.

Best wish. .. Always.
Best... ...Read more

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What cause me to feel like I have to pee all the time but I am not having any pain at all just a little pressure feeling?

What cause me to feel like I have to pee all the time but I am not having any pain at all just a little pressure feeling?

Male or female?: Sorry--can't tell from your picture, and answer depends on your sex. If female, possible bladder infection, possible std, possible pelvic mass, possible bladder problems. See your doctor. ...Read more

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What can I do?! I have noticed a weird odor coming from my vaginal area and I also feel like I have to pee a lot.?

Here are some. ..: Peeing a lot requires a timely attention to confirm if you've UTI, an emptying bladder, or a healthy calm bladder to hold urine. So, see urologist for such timely. Regarding weird odor down there, it may be just normally expected from incomplete draining the vagina & drying the introitus after each voiding by leaning forward to void and soaking any residual urine with soft tissue. ...Read more

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Why do I have to pee in a cup everytime I go to the doctors when im pregnant?

Why do I have to pee in a cup everytime I go to the doctors when im pregnant?

Assess for UTI: Your doctor wants to make sure you and your baby have the easiest, safest pregnancy possibly. Urinary tract infections in women are common, particularly in pregnancy, and can complicate the process. If you have a bladder infection, it is preferable to find out and treat it before you or your baby get sick. ...Read more

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I have to pee but nothing comes out. Do I have an ovarian cyst?

I have to pee but nothing comes out. Do I have an ovarian cyst?

No: The bladder is not attached to the ovary. If you cannot urinate you should go to the clinic or hospital to see what is causing it. ...Read more

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I have to pee every 2-3 hours. I'm not pregnant. What could be the cause?

I have to pee every 2-3 hours. I'm not pregnant. What could be the cause?

UTI: Frequent urination is frequently a symptom of a UTI.

See your DR for exam and UA.
If positive, you need to be on antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have to pee allot when I get up early for my new job. What can cause that?

I have to pee allot when I get up early for my new job. What can cause that?

Anxiety: If this occurs only when you are at your new job, it is most likely from being insecure or nervous about the new surrounding. If this problem persists when you are not at work after a month or two, consider seeing an urologist. ...Read more

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Can unisom cause urine retention? I have been taking 150mg of it for about a week, the stuff works. Though now I have to pee and can not!

Yes: It is likely the unisom. Unisom is for occasional sleep and should not be taken every day for a long time. You should stop and try to sleep on your own. If you can't, you should ask your doctor for prescription medication, as most sleep meds from the store will do the same thing. You could try melatonin from the store. ...Read more

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For a vcug test when I am done the test do I have to pee on the table because when my bladder is full its hard to move and I pee a little.?

For a vcug test when I am done the test do I have to pee on the table because when my bladder is full its hard to move and I pee a little.?

Here are...: Vcug is done to radiographically show if there is urine back-flow up to ureters/kidneys at voiding and / or any congenital blockage in the urethra, especially in prostate urethra. As to how peeing goes, the patient may not pee well simply from awkward lying position or indeed having blockage in urethra. So, doc involved should be able to explain either condition; ask and talk with doc. Best wish.. ...Read more

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Ttc for a year next month. Started taking prenatal vitamins. Why do I have to pee almost every half hour?

Ttc for a year next month. Started taking prenatal vitamins. Why do I have to pee almost every half hour?

Not PNV: There is nothing in a standard PNV that will affect urinary frequency, period. Are you taking a prescription vitamin or an OTC non-standard vitamin maybe? If "no" it is not the prenatal. Many other possible reasons for urinary frequency. Good wishes. ...Read more

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Why do I have a pain in my left overly. When I fell I have to pee & I miss my period. One month going to have 2 on the 20 of jan?

Why do I have a pain in my left overly. When I fell I have to pee & I miss my period. One month going to have 2 on the 20 of jan?

Here are some…: Having read your question for few times, I couldn't figure out its point and relevance. To help you decently, please collect and bring the information on the onset, degree, duration, interval, evolution, progress, and resolution of all symptoms over time to the doctor for analysis + exam + tests as needed so to deduce possible concerns for reasonable treatment and counseling. Best wish… ...Read more

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