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dark poop?

My ds had quite a few strawberrys & blueberries yesterday & today he has very dark almost black stool...is this normal? i figure its probably from the berries...

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.Kelly.

Asked by .Kelly. at 4:34 PM on Aug. 17, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • yeppers its fine...usually its a sign his iron has increased....it will return to normal soon :)
    blueeyedgrl2377

    Answer by blueeyedgrl2377 at 4:35 PM on Aug. 17, 2009

  • it's probably from the blueberries....... like if they eat alot of sweet potato they will have orange poop (i know that one from experience LOL)
    princessbeth79

    Answer by princessbeth79 at 4:59 PM on Aug. 17, 2009

  • yep it's ok I took my son in to the er, once because we thought his poop had blood in it. It turned out to be the juice he had that morning so don't worry, he might just be getting something out he had the day before.
    Tigeress444

    Answer by Tigeress444 at 5:48 PM on Aug. 17, 2009

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