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Experienced black liquid stool. Have been taking large amt of NSAIDs but also had a tooth extracted today. Need ER visit or can wait to see my pcp?

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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine
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In brief: If it truly is

Black stool you need an urgent evaluation.
This suggests that you are bleeding from your upper gastrointestinal tract, like an ulcer from your NSAID use. Don't wait to be evaulated.

In brief: If it truly is

Black stool you need an urgent evaluation.
This suggests that you are bleeding from your upper gastrointestinal tract, like an ulcer from your NSAID use. Don't wait to be evaulated.
Dr. Stephen Southard
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
I agree, go to the ER now.
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