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Jager Give You Dark Stool
Maybe...but: Yes (as answered previously on healthtap), depending on amount of blueberries consumed, other ingestants, & transit time of your gut. However dark stools may also & more significantly indicate bleeding from some site in the GI tract, or ingested blood. Please don't ignore this possibility. A check of hemoccult or equivalent should be performed, & if positive a GI work-up should be undertaken soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Brother suggests black cookies like oreos can make your stool dark asnight.My stool is black as black could be. Ate about 40 in 3 hours.This possible?
Black stool usually: Means melena, which means bleeding from upper GI tract. I suppose black food can make your stools black if you eat enough of it, but don't take that chance. Get your stool tested for occult blood. If you are bleeding from your GI tract, it is something serious. Get to emergency dept now. ...Read more
Check ingredients...: If your multivitamin is high in magnesium, you're getting a laxative effect equivalent to taking milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide). Alternatively, some pill vehicles can cause loose stool, even if the pill ingredients do not. In any case, stop taking the supplement & if diarrhea persists, another cause must be sought. ...Read more
Wat would cause my bowel movements to be green. Like a dark puke green color. Soft muchy fluffy. Always easy to pass. Use to be brown hard.
Speed and veges...: The color of stool is usually the product of what we eat and speed of intestinal transit. Eating lots of green veges is associated with higher fiber content diets which decrease transit time in the intestine (ie faster) resulting in a greenish hue to the stool due to bile vegetable pigments. No worries. Good luck! ...Read more
Is dark green clay consistency poop in a 2 month old constipation? We have to help him poop also with stimulation and or juice.
Do eating a bag of grapes always give you diarrhea! I've yet to have a loose stool is something wrong?
It's normal for you: Everyone digests and metabolizes food differently so food that may typically affect people one way can affect others differently. As long as you are eating a variety of fresh, healthy, wholesome foods, don't worry. ...Read more
I am so confused about how bloody tarry stool looks like...compared to black stool. Aren't they the same thing?
Be cautious: If you have black stools and are not sure if these are tarry black, treat it as if it were black tarry stool and get a sample tested for blood. ...Read more
How do you tell the difference between dark brown stools and black stools and are dark brown stools normal?
Black is bad: Black stools are completely black or black green. Dark brown stools are fine. The color of the stool is very dependent on the diet a diet rich in red meat will have dark brown stools but they should not be black. Blackstilt can be seen when there is blood in the digestion track or from senna cathartics. ...Read more
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