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could red wine turn stools black?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I just taught: Myself something. In reviewing this, it is reported that drinking red wine can cause dark stools. However, if stools are black, tarry and foul smelling - then please get this promptly evaluated (to ensure it is not from GI bleeding).
Answered on May 6, 2020
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