Viewer Comments: Stool Color Changes - Causes

Patient Comments & Reviews

The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Stool Color Changes:

Stool Color Changes - Causes

If your stool changed color, what was the cause?

Anonymously share your comment to help others.Patient Discussions FAQs

1
Comment from: Jeannie, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: October 27

I was taking Imuran for my Crohn's disease and I had pancreatitis and that pill damaged my pancreas caused my stool to change color.

Comment from: MG, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: June 01

I have colon cancer and my stool is changing in color; it has become black.

1

Must Read Articles Related to Stool Color Changes

Anal Abscess
Anal Abscess Anal abscesses include perirectal abscess and perianal abscess. Both types of abscesses need immediate medical attention. Causes of anal abscesses include indiv...learn more >>
Anal Fissure
Anal Fissure Anal fissures are small tears in the skin overlying the anus. Anal fissures are generally caused by constipation, or straining with a bowel movement. Symptoms o...learn more >>
Anemia
Anemia Anemia can be caused by many conditions and diseases such as iron deficiency, poor diet and nutrition, cancers, bone marrow problems, and more. Symptoms of anem...learn more >>

Patient Comments & Reviews

The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Stool Color Changes:

Changes in Stool Color - Medical Treatment

What was necessary and effective in resolving your stool color changes?

Stool Color Changes - Symptoms

What color is/was your stool? Please share your symptoms and experience.

Stool Color Changes - Diagnosis

How was your stool color changes diagnosed?



Viewer Comments are not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your physician or other qualified health provider because of something you have read on eMedicineHealth. The opinions expressed in the comments section are of the author and the author alone. eMedicineHealth does not endorse any specific product, service or treatment.

Alert If you think you have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.

Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.



Medical Dictionary