Does anyone know if dark stools can indicate bleeding, or do they have to be black? Today I had dark stools - not black -, maybe a bit tarry but not too bad. I've had black tarry stools before and I know that means bleeding, but can dark stools indicate some bleeding or only if they are black?
Dx'ed in 1999. No surgeries.
Current meds: 25mg Methotrexate. 20mg prednisone. Udo's Choice Probiotics (30 billion).
Betaine, digestive enzymes, Candicin (oil of oregano capsules), Beta Sitosterol.
Tried SCD, didn't work, now avoiding gluten and dairy.