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What can cause dark green loose stools. I have been on my normal diet. No abdominal pain or fever?

Rapid transit

Dysentery
Our liver and gallbladder secretes a green substance called bile. It helps digest our food that contains fat/oils. This green fluid is partly responsible for the brown color of our stool.There may be instances where this green fluid either is not well absorbed in the distal small intestine(ileum) resulting in rapid transit through the intestines(especially the colon ,where it may irritate)
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My child is 2 and half yrs,she has fever,vomiting ,rough cough and dark olive green loose stool,and stomach cramps.wat could it be.its been 5 days now?

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Time to visit pediatrician especially with fever. Need to determine the correct cause to give proper treatment
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I was told by my doctor that I have IBS. I have daily loose stools/diarrhea. Lately, my stool has been dark green or almost black. Why is that?

Diet and bile

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The color of stool is quite variable and most often just reflects the interaction of the food you have eaten and your bile. Dark green is often normal. White, black and tarry or frank blood should be evaluated promptly but most other colors are not important.
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Dr. Patrick Ferry answered:

What disease has very dark loose stool and bad heartburn?

Could be serious!

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You need to have a source of bleeding in your digestive tract ruled out. Get to a doctor ASAP!
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Dr. VAKAS Sial answered:

dark brown loose stool. what does it mean and should I be worried?

Possibly diarrhea

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You have have diarrhea. Also you should always be concerned for possible blood in the stool. See you primary care asap.
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Green and loose stool? Didn't eat anything with green dye! What's wrong?

Green is bile

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when your stool passes fast through the intestinal tract the green bile is the color you see in the stool, because the bile doesnt have time to get reabsorbed and give the darker colored stool you are used to. Yellow colored diarrhea is seen in even faster traveling stools. The darker the color, the slower the transit and greater reabsorption of bile.
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Dr. Rowan Paul answered:

I have upper abdominal pain, waves of nausea, morning sickness, loose stool with dark red blood. Blood seems to "pool" between movements.

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you may have a gastrointestinal bleed. It may be coming from an ulcer in your stomach or upper GI intestines. You need to see a doctor or go to the ER now if you are lightheaded, dizzy, have palpitations or have fatigue.stop any anti inflammatories, or aspirin immediately.
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Can loose stools change color of toliet water (dark brown/light brown stools)? Done stool test negative of blood but recently started liquid iron

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Iron supplementation typically report that their stools are darker, even without blood loss
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