kids cough medicine was the cure!!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by juleigh chicken lover, Nov 21, 2009.

  1. juleigh chicken lover

    juleigh chicken lover New Egg

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    hi just to say a big thanx to everyone who answered my last question...my cockeral colin looked like he was on his way out, he had a bad "cold" n lost his cockadoodle doo it was a sneeze and a cough...we decided to try trixelics kids cough medicine as a make or break, we got a srynige caught colin morning and night 3days later colin woke us at 6am singing loudly....[​IMG] [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. faykokoWV

    faykokoWV Mrs Fancy Plants

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    wow, great information, what is the generic ingredient in the cough medicine and what dosage did you use.
     
  3. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Wow! good info! thanks! trixelics? I never heard of that brand..
     
  4. Thanks for the info. I will go to Walgreen and look what the generic ingredients are in this for the group.
     
  5. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Note to self: If and when ANY of my roos lose their crow. Do NOT give them children's cough medicine.
     
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  7. tdgill

    tdgill Chillin' With My Peeps

    funny Mahonri !
     
    Last edited: Nov 22, 2009
  8. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Be careful giving birds human meds. Tylenol is a no-no, as is anything with benzocaine or lidocaine, which can kill them. And if he had a cough, he probably is not cured, just his symptoms relieved. Chickens get diseases that make them carriers, so if you see others coming down with what he had, that's probably why.
     

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