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Is black tarry stool a sign of pregnancy

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What causes green stool in pregnancy?

Im 37 weeks pregnant and today I have olive green stool! I haven't eaten anything new and im not taking any new medications! Is this normal or should I been concerned?? could it be a sign of labor ...
 

What causes blood in stools?

brown and a couple of darker brown parts (definitely NOT black or tarry) My second bowel movement about ...G/morning, I noticed what appeared to be a two toned stool movement this morning mixed with what ...
 

What causes black stool after pregnancy?

transaction number 0000  I have had a baby 11 days ago and have black poo I also had this during pregnancy is this normal? I have been put on iron tablets before and after pregnancy, given antibiotics due ...
 

What causes black colored stool?

Hi, I am 20 weeks pregnant and doing well. i am having black colored stool daily from last 1 week ... as prescribed by doctor. Please advice me if this is common during pregnancy or should i consult doctor ...
 

What causes black tarry stools?

I've had two episodes of black, tarry stools - never had 'em before? Is this serious? ...
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Can mucous in the stools signs for pregnancy?

Hi I hope that u r doing well My friend had anal sex some days ago with her husband (she is recently married) and now she is seeing some white mucus in her stool does that mean that she is pregnant ...
 

What causes black stool during pregnancy?

good afternoon doctor iam pregnant for 5month but past 3month my motion is black in colour is their cause any problem what medicine should be taken is good for baby health iam warried about my health ...
 

Cramping in 8th month pregnancy, black stools diarrhea

im 8 months pregnant and having alot of cramping sometimes painful im also concerned about black stools this morning and diaherra on and off should i be worried ...
 

What causes black colored stools during pregnancy?

AFTER 2 WEEKS. I HAVE ONE MORE DOUBT..MY STOOL COLOR IS NOW BLACK..IS IT BECAUSE OF FOLIC ACID THAT AM ...
 

Does fiber diet in pregnancy cause black stool?

I m currently 35weeks pregnant and have been taking an iron supplement but not regularly, maybe everyother day. I recently increased my fiber intake and i am seeing black/dark colored loose stool today ...
 

Is it normal to have black stool throughout my pregnancy?

getting black loose stool as I am taking elevit with iodine. Is it normal to have black stool throughout my pregnancy because it hasn t changed back to normal yet and I was also wondering what it means? ...
 

Loose stools, no cramping before menstruation date. Are these symptoms of pregnancy?

a sign of early pregnancy? :) Thank you so much for your valuable time! ... been having VERY loose stools for a few days now. Tests are negative, but then again with my last ...
 

Stomach ache with black stools

Hi, I have been having slight stomach pains and recently they have caused me to have this black tarry looking stool . I also started having trouble sleeping lately. I was also wondering if the stomach ...
 

Blood while passing stools during 12 weeks of pregnancy. Early signs of miscarriage?

t understand where the red blood has come from? I haven t bled before during my pregnancy. I am 30 years old and this is my 2nd pregnancy. I was pregnant about 4 years ago and miscarried at about 6 weeks. I would just like ...
 

What causes black stool while on iron supplements during pregnancy?

hello doctor I m in my 34th week of pregnancy... last week my gynec prescribed me orthoflex iron tablets to be taken thrice a day as my haemoglobin is just 9.9.. And I m experiencing black stool last 1 ...
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What does it mean when a pregnant woman has blood in her stool?
Hi, Blood in stool could be a sign of an infection or a problem in the digestive tract. At ties, blood from the vagina may stain stools and give a false impression. My first advice would be to look at the next stools to see if there is blood or not. should it continue to be present in stools, please seek medical evaluation and management. I wish you well and a safe pregnancy!
 
blood signal in stool
hello, black foul smelling semi solid stools can be caused by bleeding in GI tract. red blood is most commonly due to hemorrhoids
 
Ive been on effexor for about 5 days now and im starting to have dark tarry stools. Is that normal or should I be worried? Or is it just a side effect?
Hello! Black,tarry stools is a very serious sign.It indicates upper gastrointestinal bleeding and it is not a common side effect of Effexor. I suggest to consult a physician and get examined as soon as possible. Take care
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