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What causes pink urine?

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Posted on Mon, 14 Jul 2014
Question: WHAT CAUSES PINK URINE?
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Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil (12 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Could be due UTI.

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for your query,I assume that you have posted this query for your daughter.

I shall be happy if you can post me few more details to help me in making comments on her problem.
1) Does she have any urinary symptoms like frequency of urination ,urgency,burning urination etc.?
2) Does she have fever.?

Please get her routine urine test and urine culture done to find out the organisms causing this infection and antibiotics to which they are sensitive to.

Please give her broad spectrum antibiotics like Cefexine along with urinary antiseptic like Nitrofurantoin twice daily and urine alkaliser thrice daily.Later on switch on to appropriate antibiotics as per culture report.

Get the prescription of medicines from your family Physician.

Ensure she drinks more water.To keep her urine dilute

Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions ,
I shall be happy to help you
Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.

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What causes pink urine?

Brief Answer: Could be due UTI. Detailed Answer: Hello Thanks for your query,I assume that you have posted this query for your daughter. I shall be happy if you can post me few more details to help me in making comments on her problem. 1) Does she have any urinary symptoms like frequency of urination ,urgency,burning urination etc.? 2) Does she have fever.? Please get her routine urine test and urine culture done to find out the organisms causing this infection and antibiotics to which they are sensitive to. Please give her broad spectrum antibiotics like Cefexine along with urinary antiseptic like Nitrofurantoin twice daily and urine alkaliser thrice daily.Later on switch on to appropriate antibiotics as per culture report. Get the prescription of medicines from your family Physician. Ensure she drinks more water.To keep her urine dilute Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions , I shall be happy to help you Thanks and Regards. Dr.Patil.