Can you mix Corid and Tylan together?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Doodle777, Dec 13, 2014.

  1. Doodle777

    Doodle777 Chirping

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    I just learned that one of my flocks tested positive for MG. :(
    They may also have cocci.
    Can I mix Corid and Tylan together in their water?
    Any advice at the point is greatly appreciated!
     
  2. Doodle777

    Doodle777 Chirping

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    Anyone have any suggestion? Please
     
  3. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Free Ranging Premium Member 7 Years

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    Most medications are not meant to be mixed in the water with other medicines. How many chickens are you going to medicate? If it isn't too many, you can give Tylan 50 injectable by mouth once or twice a day. How old are the ones being treated? Some people have written about mixing Duramycin10 and Corid on here, but I still would be cautious mixing any two together. Maybe someone else will chime in.
     
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  4. Doodle777

    Doodle777 Chirping

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    I appreciate your input.
    Thank you!
     
  5. casportpony

    casportpony Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager 6 Years

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    I would not mix them together in the water, I would give one or the other orally 2-3 times per day, or treat with one in the water, then the other...

    -Kathy
     
    Last edited: Dec 14, 2014
  6. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member 10 Years

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    I read once that those were okay to mix. I'll have to look for the source.
     
  7. casportpony

    casportpony Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager 6 Years

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    They probably *can* be mixed together, but I would be afraid that too many medications in the water might make them drink less.

    -Kathy
     

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