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Red stools after eating red beetroot

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Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Doctor I had beetroot juice n after 10 minutes I passed stool ....I saw it was completely red in flush....is that means the beetroot juice I had is waste of money....? ... View answer

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Dr. Ratnakar Kini MD

Hi i ate beets three days ago still have red stool. i went to the doc. they cheked my stool was negative of blood. i am scared anyways because it not going away. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ratnakar Kini ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

Hi, i am having bloody red stool for past 4 weeks, earliar i was also diagnosed with ulcerative ... & urger to go for stool passing everytime i eat even little. The stool is mostly liquid... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( General Surgeon)
Dr.     Imraan Hussain MD

to the bathroom on the third trip to the restroom. He came out and said he had a "red poop this time dad". I went in and he had already flushed the toilet...but the residual in the bowl was a good bit red ... View answer

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Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

rather than sausage like) but after about a minute a light red liquid appeared to settle on the bottom of toilet bowl. No red in stool as far as I could see and when I wiped only light brown... View answer

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

hi, i ate beetroot on tuesday and yesterday (thursday) i got red coloured light red in my stool. today friday, I am getting the same I think its the beetroot, but i am worried as its now... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I have eaten some beetroot crisp last night and I am worried as my stools have a lot of red in them and the water in the bowl is red. I had a colonoscopy lasy Monday as my bowel motions have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Sumanth Amperayani MD

he did nor eat .He just drink a lot of apple juice diluted with water, otc medicine. After one week, he is fine but still is eating almost nothing. I have noticed his stool is very red-... View answer

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Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

This morning I went to the bathroom and discovered my very loose stool was dark red and maroon. I have had a green stool in the past as the result of eating or drinking anything with grape.... View answer

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I ate roasted beetroot on Saturday and Sunday. On Monday, when I passed stool I noticed bright red ... in the stool? When can I eliminate beetroot being the cause of the red... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

If the bright red stools re appear in the stools get evaluated for per rectal bleeding causes.

Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

hi yes , red stools may be related with beets but if it is repeated once more you need to do occult fecal blood test.

Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

Hello, You must get yourself examined by a surgeon so as to know the real cause for it. Thanks