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I've been taking iron tablets for over a month now, but my stool is brown not black?

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Dr. Raymundo Romero
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: Its OK

Not everyone who takes iron notices changes in there stool color, not everyone gets constipated.
As long as your are taking them, thats important.

In brief: Its OK

Not everyone who takes iron notices changes in there stool color, not everyone gets constipated.
As long as your are taking them, thats important.
Dr. Raymundo Romero
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