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Black bowel movement, grumbling noises in stomach, excess flatus. Had taken pepto-bismol earlier in the day, excess of pizza. Cause?

Hello. I just had a black bowel movement . I drank some pepto bismol this morning and I read that that may be the cause of it. I also just ate a lot of pizza without really eating much all day. My stomach has been making funny noises and throbbing. I also have some extra gas here and there. I have been indulging in alcohol a lot lately but not much in the past two days. What can it be? I m I worrying for nothing?
Asked On : Tue, 16 Oct 2012
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hi,as you have said that extra gases and funny noises, it is advised that you must get your stool re done because these symtoms are relating chronic amoebiasis ,infection of a flagellum called amoeba.after ruling this out ,you must see your gastroentrlogist for treatment and advise.meanwhile, avoid spicy junk foods
Answered: Wed, 17 Oct 2012
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