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Can you eat an egg from a chicken who is on tetroxy hca-280?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by vtara16, Dec 5, 2009.

  1. vtara16

    vtara16 Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 1, 2009
    North Hampton
    Does anyone know if we can eat eggs from a chicken who is on Tetroxy HCA-280?

    any help would be great.
  2. abooth

    abooth Chillin' With My Peeps

    Check the FDA website, I found out I could eat my hens eggs 2 days after we discontinued antibiotics.
  3. twin2ty

    twin2ty Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 17, 2013
    How did you find this? I looked, but didn't see where it indicated how long before you could consume the eggs.
  4. FryeFarm

    FryeFarm Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 4, 2014
    I have heard of this problem, you can go to the website of the maker of your feed and it should tell you how long it takes to flush the antibiotics out of your hens after being taken off that feed. I bypassed this all and got feed store crumbles that only have an added thiamine blocker with vitamins, what I read was that the eggs were fine to eat while phasing it out with layer. We've been eating them and have no problems, now they're almost completely on layer.
    Last edited: Sep 5, 2014

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