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Medications / agents which may
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Black
AcetazolamideAlcohols
Aluminum hydroxideAminophylline
AmphetamineAmphotericin
AnticoagulantsAspirin
BetamethasoneBismuth
CharcoalChloramphenicol
ChlorpropamideClindamycin
copperCortisone
CorticosteroidsCyclophosphamide
CytarabineEthacyrnic acid
Ferrous saltsfluorides
FluorouracilHalothane
HeparinHydralazine
HydrocortisoneIbuprofen
IndomethacinIron salts
LevodopaMelphalan
MethlprednisoloneMethotrexate
NitratesPhenylephrine
PhosphorousPotassium salts
PrednisoloneProcarbazine
SalicylatesSulfonamides
TetracyclineThallium
TheophyllineThiotepa
TriamcinoloneWarfarin
Blue
Boric acid (ingested)Chloramphenicol
Methylene blue
Dark brown
DexamethasoneCocoa
Gray
CocoaColchicine
Green
IndomethacinIron
Medroxyprogesteronespinach
Yellow to yellow-green
Rhubarbsenna
Red / Pink
Anticoagulantsaspirin
blackberriesbarium
heparinlead
OxyphenbutazonePhenolphthalenin
PhenylbutazoneSalicylates
sennaTetracycline syrup
Hydroxocobalamin
Orange-Red
PhenazopyridineRifampin
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Aluminum hydroxideAntibiotics (oral)
Barium

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