treated pullets for cocci, do I need to throw out the eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by frizzlefritz, Aug 22, 2010.

  1. frizzlefritz

    frizzlefritz Out Of The Brooder

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    HI all,

    I recently had a little outbreak of cocci in my two 6 week olds, and since my pullets were in contact with them I treated with will a mild dosage of sodium sulfamethazine, the pullets have yet to lay for me but if they do in the next week will I need to throw out the eggs ? [​IMG]
     
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    As far as I know, the only ones that shouldn't be eating eggs from a hen treated for coccidiosis is anyone allergic to sulphur drugs. Others may have more info.
     

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