Normal person within 2 to 3 hours to excrete acidic urine
pH below 5, usually 4.
At any time, a combination of high-purine foods, insufficient fluids, insufficient opportunities to urinate, and overly acidic urine
might cause the formation of urate uroliths.
Researchers have found that patients with the metabolic syndrome tend to have highly acidic urine
, which increases the risk of developing kidney stones.
A diet low in the minerals that form the crystals and produces an acidic urine
to help dissolve them will usually stop the problem.
In calcium oxalate stone formers, an acidic urine
is desirable, but urate stone formers should achieve an alkaline urine to prevent uric acid crystals from forming stones.
One theory has been that cranberry juice creates and acidic urine
that may discourage or even kill bacteria.
30% cases of LUT were alkaline and 25% cases had acidic urine
Urine analysis revealed bilirubinuria (+ ++), glucosuria (++), proteinuria (++), ketonuria (++++), isosthenuria and acidic urine
1] Various clinical conditions promote acidic urine
, including chronic diarrhea, excessive purine intake and gouty diathesis (idiopathic low urine pH).
A Dogs have acidic urine
, which can burn grass if it's always done on the same patch, so you must train him to go further afield.
People with type 2 (non--insulin-dependent) diabetes have highly acidic urine
, a metabolic feature that explains their greater risk for developing uric acid kidney stones, according to a study at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.