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How to treat black stools caused by medication?

my father has lung cancer as well as copd his lower back in the last three weeks has really started bothering pain wise they gave him Tylenol with codine and celebrex his stools are black in color since he has being taken these pills he also has a duodenum ulcer which med could he be on
Mon, 19 Dec 2016
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Hello dear.Your father has duodenum ulcer and he took celebrex.The black stools means that maybe he have bloods mixd with stools cause the ulcer,soo you have to see your doctor and to take advice from him.Good luck
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