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I am on ferrous fumarate 210mg I notice my stool were now

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I am on ferrous fumarate 210mg I notice my stool were green now black
Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I'm low on iron side effects it say black stool
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: I have gallstone diabetes I am perfect normal but this worried me

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Do you have loose stools or constipation?


Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Constipation sometimes and loose stools
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
But recently took a blood test everything normal and my doctor very low on iron
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I type pls

Thanks for the details

The black colored stool is due to iron

It can change the color of the stool to black

So there is nothing to worry about in that

Please do let me know if you have any other question


Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Ok thank you

You are welcome

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