A 43-year-old female asked:
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I am having stomach burning sensation, now black loose stools. Should I be concerned ?

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Maybe.: Black stools can be a cause of bleeding in your gut. Sometimes it can be due to something you ate, or things like Pepto-Bismol (bismuth salicylate). With your burning sensation in your stomach, it is very worrying. Please get checked today. No alcohol, caffeine, spicy foods for now.
Answered on Feb 19, 2016

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