When should I be concerned about the color of my urine?

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Published: June, 2020

Q. When should I worry about changes in the color of my urine? What color is considered healthy?

A. If a person is well hydrated, the normal color of urine is a pale yellow. Someone who drinks large amounts of fluid or takes diuretics (water pills) can have almost clear-looking urine. A dark yellow color may indicate a need to increase your fluid intake.

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