SMZ-TMP Bactrim?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by MotherhenXOXO, Mar 22, 2016.

  1. MotherhenXOXO

    MotherhenXOXO Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is SMZ- TMP also called Bactrim? My anemic chicken has been on this prescribed by a vet and I just read if anemic it should not be taken? Is this true?She has been more lethargic?
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Flock Master Premium Member

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    Yes that is the same as bactrim, a sulfa antibiotic used to treat many types of infections. In chickens it can treat coccidiosis, coryza, ear infections, and some intestinal infections.
     
  3. MotherhenXOXO

    MotherhenXOXO Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I read online that it is not to be used if anemic. Do you know if this is true?
     

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