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Is it normal having black stools after drinking hard alcohol?

NO

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Alcohol can cause gastritis or other kinds of GI bleeding. Stools could be black because of passing old blood. Please see your family physician for evaluation and help. This will only get worse with inattention and continued alcohol use.
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Dr. Eric Kaplan answered:

Black stools after drinking. Is this a common side effect?

Black stools

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after drinking is an ominous sign for a gastric ulcer or gastritis, aggravated by the alcohol, leading to bleeding. The blood turns black when exposed to acid in the stomach and hence makes the stools black. Stop drinking!! and go see a gastroenterologist to make the diagnosis and get you on a treatment plan before you do some serious damage.
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Dr. Kenneth Smith answered:

black stools after a night of drinking red wine?

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Not caused by red wine cause for black stool can be GI bleeding stomach duodenum. Now alcohol could precipitate. Also bismuth found in product pepto-bismol.
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Dr. Eric Kaplan answered:

Could pepto bismol cause black stool 2 days after drinking it?

Yes

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but if you see black stool and have not taken Pepto recently, this should be evaluated by a GI doctor.
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Dr. Ronald Krauser answered:

Can daily drinking of prune juice cause black stool?

No

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No it does not. A black stool may result from GI bleeding. Contact your doctor now.
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can dranking too much mallox are malanta are any antiacid cause black stool?

Melena--get checked!

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Black stools may result from iron supplements, foods you eat (like a lot of spinach), substances (like PeptoBismol), but most significantly suggests bleeding. When blood is denatured by acid in your stomach, as from ulcers, stools will turn tarry ("melena"). Unless you ingested blood from nose bleeds, bleeding gums, then you may have a signficant stomach source of hemorrhage. GET CHECKED NOW!
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Dr. Mary Efremov answered:

Is black stool always blood, or could some foods or drinks cause it?

Iron, petobismol

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it is reasonable to see a doctor who can check the stool for blood, or give you special cards to collect the stool for a test.
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After you drink black coffee, is it normal to have a black stool?

I don't think so.

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If you have black, sticky, malodorous stool that might be due to gastrointestinal bleeding (melena). If this is the case - please seek prompt medical attention.
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1st time ever I had black stool. I take vitamins and drink coffee a lot. Why is it black/ dark brown color?

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Hello. Black, tarry malodorous stool (melena) can sometimes be related to gastrointestinal bleeding. If this fits the description - it is best to have it medically evaluated.
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Dr. Alvin Stein answered:

My father I law drinks a 30 pack every other day. 15a day. Fell last night walking to bathroom, and complained this morning for having black stool.

blood in the stool

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is an indication of ulcers or polyps or cancer or an alcoholic burning a hole through his intestinal tract. Alcoholics Anonymous when he is ready to acknowledges that he is sick. It is impossible to stop that could've destructive behavior when in the short run the bleeding needs to be taking care of. Take him to a Dr.
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