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Beets turn stool red
A 40-year-old male asked:
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Not likely: Beat juice can turn your urine read if you drink enough of it can also cause you're stool to be red.Hey Dr can run tests on your school to see if it's... Read More
1.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 47-year-old member asked:
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Yes: That can certainly happen. Take care.
4.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 32-year-old male asked:
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Yes. So can bleeding: Blood in stool is a warning sign. Brisk bleeding warrants emergency care. Causes of bleeding may be predictable (e.G rectal trauma), & worsened by... Read More
3.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 25-year-old male asked:
Pediatrics 31 years experience
Yes: If you havent eating beets or other dark red foods in a week and your stools are still red then have your md check for blood.
5.4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 28-year-old male asked:
Integrative Medicine 24 years experience
Beets: It is common for many foods to change stool color. Beets can definitely make stool appear red.
3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 22-year-old female asked:
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
VARIES: It varies on the transit time but with very little intake likely 2 no more then 3.
4.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 60-year-old female asked:
Family Medicine 13 years experience
Yes: Beets do change your stool's color to a pinkish red. It can take a couple of days for it to happen. If it looks like blood, or doesn't resolve withi... Read More
5.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 39-year-old male asked:
Gastroenterology 51 years experience
Yes: Beets can cause the water around the stool to be reddish in color. And the same for the urine. Usually it has a bit more of a purplish cast than blood... Read More
4.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 27-year-old female asked:
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Yes, stool can be red for several days after drinking beet juice. If you have a reason to believe that the red is actually blood, have a fecal occult ... Read More
Answered May 17, 2021
A 38-year-old female asked:
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YES: Beets can color urine and stool.
2.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
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