Why is my pee neon yellow? - Mothering Forums

 
Thread Tools
#1 of 5 Old 10-21-2003, 03:26 PM - Thread Starter
 
QueeTheBean's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Phillies Country
Posts: 2,145
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I recently started taking a B complex vitamin in hopes of getting a little energy. My pee is bright neon yellow--sort of stratling to see. I'm guessing it is caused by the vitamin. Why is this happening?
QueeTheBean is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 of 5 Old 10-21-2003, 04:16 PM
 
Free Thinker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 2,485
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
It's the vitamin B! Mine is like that too. Usually only right after I take it (twice a day). The rest of the time it's normal??? I don't think it's hurts ya, I've been taking it for 2+ years.
Free Thinker is offline  
#3 of 5 Old 10-21-2003, 04:18 PM
 
ja mama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: OR
Posts: 1,482
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I thought it was the coloring they added to the vit B, either way that's what it is, and it happens to everyone that takes it.
ja mama is offline  
#4 of 5 Old 10-24-2003, 11:51 PM
 
Momma Aimee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: deep in South Texas and ready to go home
Posts: 9,304
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
it doesn't just have to be B-Complex.

I had the same thing happen when I started Rainbow Light Multi; and it continues on my Rainbow Light PreNatal.

Actually reminds me if I miss a does; I got potty and think "oh ye I forgot". Silly me.

I do not think it is the fake coloring; as far as I know Rainbow Light doesn't use the coloring.

But, yes it is safe. I have been on them over 3 years now.

Aimee

Aimee + Scott = Theodore Roosevelt (11/05) and 23 months later Charles Abraham (10/07)....praying for a little sister; the search starts May 2014
Momma Aimee is offline  
#5 of 5 Old 10-25-2003, 04:49 PM
 
Adrianna's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Posts: 6
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Bright yellow pee tends to be from excess vitamin B2 (riboflavin) being excreted. It just means that you are probably getting more than you need at a particular time. Rainbow Light Prenatals (like all other prenatals contain riboflavin, so it is pretty common for anyone on a multi-vitamin, prenatal or just straight B-Complex to see bright yellow pee
Adrianna is offline  
Reply


User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Online Users: 13,211

93 members and 13,118 guests
1blueheron , agilesheltie , AlaskAnne , Annaintoronto , AUvetmom , avocet , BlissfulMoM , bluefaery , Breastisbest2008 , bubbagirl , capretta , captainkitty2 , Carey9 , chickabiddy , Chipi , Daffodil , Dot-to-Dot , elliha , Emanresu , Fox-fern , frugalmama , funfunkyfantastic , girlspn , greenemami , happyhats , hillymum , ian'smommaya , IrenaF , japonica , JayaSky , JHardy , JLUK , Joyful Mama , katelove , Katherine73 , kathymuggle , lightheartedmom , LiLStar , louisa0987 , Love2 , LTurtle , MamaChick , marilyn612 , MissMuffet , monkeyscience , moominmamma , Mummoth , MylittleTiger , NaturallyKait , Nemi27 , Night_Nurse , oaksie68 , pennywhistle , persephassa , primalmom , Ragana , redsally , Reyhan , rocky , sabrosina , SandiMae , sarafl , shantimama , sidrajedi , Smokering , sofreshsoclean , Soseraphina , SparklePony , Springshowers , ssun5 , StepGirlfriend , TheBugsMomma , Tiffa , Tigerle , TourmalineMama , Tracy11360 , TrishWSU , TwinSapphires , typebug , wombjuice , zannster , zebra15
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.