Does anyone know why dark excrements?

lizper Member Posts: 199
edited March 2014 in Ovarian Cancer #1
Can anyone tell me various reasons of having dark excrements?


  • floridajo
    floridajo Member Posts: 480
    if the stool is black and tarry it means there's blood...a good reason to go see the DR!!!!! I hope all is well..sending prayers...Joanne
  • paula2
    paula2 Member Posts: 162
    certain products like gas-x and pepto bismo can make the stools dark. Also, spinach and dark greens. Look at what goes in for a possible dietary cause..if not, a doc should be alerted, at least they can tell you if you need further examination.