bowel feces color change while pregnant?

I know this is sick but is it normal to have bowel movements that are green while you are pregnant? I was getting worried that it was'nt normal but people have told me that it is. Has anyone else had this happen?

3 Answers

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    Your digestive tract slows down, and you tend to produce more bile. This can cause a lot of different coloured poop, including grean. Also food colouring will effect you more. Blue and purple food colouring will turn your poop neon green. Eating a lot of green veggies can turn your poop green, so can iron suppliments from your prenatal vitamins.

  • 1 decade ago

    Your digestive system changes a lot and slows down some while PG. I always noticed a lot of color changes based on what I ate while PG. Also, the green color could be due to the increased amount of iron you are getting from you PNV's.

  • 1 decade ago

    nothing to worry..i am 6 weeks pregnant and have the same you have any iron supplements? Iron supplements can cause green bowl movement. most prenatal vitamins have iron. So, I think you have nothing to worry, except if you have severe diarrhea for more than few days…

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