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Suffering from black Motion during pregnancy

HI,I am 26 year old. Right now 23 weeks pregnant . i am having daily black motion which is normal and not a loose motion from last 10 days. Daily taking Iron & calcium tabs. What might be the reason for this black motion. Is it necessary to meet doctor for performing motion test. Please advise
Asked On : Thu, 7 Apr 2011
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The motions are black when they contain iron or blood.You are having normal motion & not loose or diarrhoea so in your case is because of the Iron tablet you are getting black stools.Just in case if you want to satisfy yourself with a second opinion you can ask your doctor.No need to worry as you don't have symptom of any problem;it is surely because of Iron tablets.
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