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Does bismuth subsalicyate cause stomach aches if not needed and black stool?

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Dr. Andrea Rodgers
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Black stools, yes

Pepto Bismol, (bismuth subsalicylate)( bismuth subsalicyate), does cause black stools.
It should not cause stomach pain. If your pain is persistent or worsening, see your doctor.

In brief: Black stools, yes

Pepto Bismol, (bismuth subsalicylate)( bismuth subsalicyate), does cause black stools.
It should not cause stomach pain. If your pain is persistent or worsening, see your doctor.
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