Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
139 Doctors are Online

Drinking fresh lemon juice and apple cider vinegar. Could this be the cause for change in stool colour?

User rating for this question
Excellent
Answered by

Nephrologist
Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 4361 Questions
Question
I am drinking freshly squeezed lemon juice and braggs apple cider vinegar together in the morning, can this change the color of my stool from brown to like a orangish/ light yellow color, it never changed until i started drinking this combo?
Posted Thu, 12 Dec 2013 in Digestion and Bowels
 
 
Answered by Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha 8 minutes later
Brief Answer: Could be possible Detailed Answer: Hello Colour of the stool grossly depends on the colour of the food you eat and colouring agent used in it. However I need to new a few more details in order to help you better 1. What is the colour of this drink? 2. are you having loose stools , vomiting, loss of appetite ? 3. do you have any pain abdomen? Please get back to me , I am awaiting your reply Regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
 
Follow-up: Drinking fresh lemon juice and apple cider vinegar. Could this be the cause for change in stool colour? 2 hours later
The color of the apple cider vinegar is almost tanish/orangey in color. No loose stools, no vomiting and no loss of appetite, and very,very mild pain in the abdomen.
 
 
Answered by Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha 1 hour later
Brief Answer: apple cider vinegar Detailed Answer: Hello Thanks for the reply The discolouration of the stool is because of the apple cider vinegar don't worry about it, drink plenty of water upto 8 glasses a day. Discolouration of the stools will not be of any harm to you I hope I was of help regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
 
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Gastroenterologist

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor