Recent change inurine color

Patient

Q: Just today, and never before that I can remember, my urine has been almost a light, beef broth brown. Usually it is pretty clear or sometimes after vitamins can get temporarily greenish. I'm 62 and since early adulthood at least have urinated often. I'm just getting over a cold and 2 days ago took Pepto Bismoll for an upset stomach which turned my stool dark. I've also been under a lot of stress for some months - yet otherwise today I feel pretty good.

Symptoms:  Just as above
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