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Black vomit and stool.

i was having alcohol continously for 3 days,last day i had alcohol with pepsi..that night i vomitted black colors of liquid,dark black like petrol the color of stool is also black .it has been 36 hours now..i have chest pain due to acidity also..what should i do?
Asked On : Wed, 27 Jan 2010
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  Anonymous's Response

The black color stools and vomit is due to the bleeding which is caused by the gastritis. Go to the ER and get the symptoms resolved.

Answered: Wed, 27 Jan 2010
General & Family Physician Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware's  Response
Hello Anoop;
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The black colored vomiting is due to bleeding from the stomach and is due to gastritis as a result of acidity.Even the dark colored stools is a sign of upper gastrointestinal bleed and you need immediate treatment.Please visit a hospital and get examined and treated immediately or you will lose more blood and become anaemic.Do not wait go to a hospital and get treated.

Answered: Tue, 12 Jul 2011
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