How many days should be epson salt in the leg if it is an infection

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by ballers, Dec 8, 2014.

  1. ballers

    ballers Hatching

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    How many days should be epson salt in the leg if it is an infection​
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life

    Are you talking about soaking the leg in Epsom salt? if your sure it's an infection you may need to use oral antibiotics too. please post a pic or explain better.
     
  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

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    I use Epsom salt compresses on the leg until it is all healed up. And I agree that if the leg feels warm, then oral antibiotics are needed. A vet is always a good thing especially with infections. I understand if you cannot get to a vet, though.

    I make the compress (warm water, Epsom salt, soak a rag in that and wrap the leg) three times a day if possible.
     

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