Duramycin and eating eggs...

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by carolina chicky, Sep 8, 2009.

  1. carolina chicky

    carolina chicky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just finished up a week long dosing of Duramycin on my hens. They finished up Sunday. My question is about eating the eggs. I have been cooking their eggs for the last week and feeding them back to the hens but when can I start eating them?
    I read somewhere 3 days and also that I can keep feeding the eggs back to the hens until the 3 days is up, but won't that keep the Duramycin in their systems, thus making the eggs still unsafe for me to eat?
    I am giving them eggs and yogurt for the good bacteria. I am not sure if I sould stop feeding them eggs or what...anyone got any idea?
     
  2. shandiane78

    shandiane78 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hmm...I was told to wait two weeks after stopping treatment. I fed them back to the chickens for the duration of that time.
     

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