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Old 03-13-2012, 02:23 AM   #1
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Side Effects of Asparagus

Does your's?
I know this is common and many people I know have this pungent odor in their urine after eating asparagus. I know because they told me so. Yuk. But I love asparagus.

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Old 03-13-2012, 03:15 AM   #2
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Yes but I'm philosophical about it.
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Old 03-13-2012, 03:19 AM   #3
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i'm afraid to ask.

how so, bolas?
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Old 03-13-2012, 04:35 AM   #4
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Why Tom how kind of you to ask.......I use perfumed bath salts
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It is most likely contributed to asparagusic acid, a sulphur-containing compound that is found in asparagus.
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Old 03-13-2012, 06:26 AM   #6
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What does one say to that question. Honestly, some things should be kept private, don't you think? Or, ask your doctor.
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Old 03-13-2012, 07:29 AM   #7
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Yes, it's a fairly common thing.
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Old 03-13-2012, 10:12 PM   #8
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What does one say to that question. Honestly, some things should be kept private, don't you think? Or, ask your doctor.
No need to ask your doctor, just google it.
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Old 03-13-2012, 10:30 PM   #9
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You eat asparagus and your pee stinks. A fact of life and a small sacrifice for that delicious vegetable.
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I have eaten it for the last three nights....Stinky me.....
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