Do you mean melena which is blood in stools? Gastritis, bleeding ulcers, esophageal varices, prolonged use of NSAIDs; Mallory Weiss tear all can cause blood in stools. Eating black licorice, eating blueberries or taking iron pills all can cause stools to have a similar appearance like melena. Eating tomatoes or beets on a regular basis also can make stools appear red. Avoid eating spicy foods. Avoid eating fried food and junk food. For more queries contact your doctor. Keep me posted.
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