Eating Chicken Eggs after Girls have been treated with Corid.

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by jbean0713, Mar 12, 2017.

  1. jbean0713

    jbean0713 New Egg

    Apr 19, 2015
    Hello Everyone and Good Evening,

    I recently lost one of my girls. I believe it was to a parasite so for my remaining 2 ladies I am giving them a preventative dose of Corid. I have followed the appropriate steps and have put some in there 5 gallon heated water container:/. It will take them about a week to drink a good portion of it. Can I eat the eggs when the chickens are drinking the water with Corid in it and if not how long should I wait after the dosage is over to eat the eggs again. Any feedback would be awesome!:/
  2. PD-Riverman

    PD-Riverman Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 14, 2012
    Conway SC
    I do not have time to look right now but I was thinking corid should be mixed fresh daily-----you do not want to waste the medicine so only mix what they will drink in a day. You should be able to google how long you have to hold the eggs if its not on the pack.
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon

    corid has no withdrawal period for eggs.

    As an fyi, it's only effective against cocci. If that's not what killed your bird, it's not going to help your others.
  4. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    Last edited: Mar 13, 2017

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