im confused

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by wokemz, Oct 14, 2010.

  1. wokemz

    wokemz In the Brooder

    Jul 10, 2010
    Im so confused, my chicks are very sick, i was wondering if i can mix coccidiostat & any antibiotics together in 1 drinker. Tnx
  2. Tanichca

    Tanichca Sparkle Magnet

    May 6, 2009
    Vail, Arizona
    Hope your birdies get better! [​IMG]
  3. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

    Jan 4, 2009
    Tempe, Arizona
    Sulmet is both an antibiotic and a coccidiastat. As is sulfadimethoxine (albon).
  4. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

    Apr 15, 2009
    Your post offers next to no useful info. Can you answer the questions posted at the head of this section? I copied the info for you and posted it for ease of use. We want to help you, but we can't because we have no background.

    Give us the following information. The more you tell us, the better we will be able to help you.

    1) What type of bird , age and weight.
    2) What is the behavior, exactly.
    3) How long has the bird been exhibiting symptoms?
    4) Are other birds exhibiting the same symptoms?
    5) Is there any bleeding, injury, broken bones or other sign of trauma.
    6) What happened, if anything that you know of, that may have caused the situation.
    7) What has the bird been eating and drinking, if at all.
    8) How does the poop look? Normal? Bloody? Runny? etc.
    9) What has been the treatment you have administered so far?
    10 ) What is your intent as far as treatment? For example, do you want to treat completely yourself, or do you need help in stabilizing the bird til you can get to a vet?
    11) If you have a picture of the wound or condition, please post it. It may help.
    12) Describe the housing/bedding in use

    We'll help you if we can.
  5. wokemz

    wokemz In the Brooder

    Jul 10, 2010
    Thank you CMV, I have cockerels of 7weeks. Behavior, always sleeping, dropping wings, neck alway inside, weakness & loss of appetite. Symptoms have been for 1week & few days. Other birds are gradually exhibiting the symptoms & i just isolate them. No broken bones & injury & i don't know for sure what may have caused the problem. I give them finishers mash, though they are 7weeks & the drink a coccidiostat (pantacox) & vitamin ( biovit). Last week i saw lots of sticky whitish poop, brownish poop, the normal gray & white poop, lots of bloody poop with long white worms in it, i even bought a dewormer(piperazine), but i have to deworm after 7th week, so they said. I've only used oxifuranvite, its an antibiotics & vitamin, i also use the drugs i mentioned above in thier water. If possible, i would love to treat completely myself else i really need help. I will upload the pictures soon. I use sawdust as the bedding. Thank you very much CMV, I appreciate.
  6. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Quote:Long white worms? That's your problem causing all this....I recommend you stop all meds and use the piperazine right now!
  7. wokemz

    wokemz In the Brooder

    Jul 10, 2010
    @dawg53, thanks i'll do that right away. Thanks again...

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