Treatment for bacterial infections: Salmonella, E-coli, Streptococcus, Staphyloccus, Mycoplasma, Partayhoid and Cocidiosis in cage and aviary birds.
When Stargazing/Twirling is caused by a bacterial infection, Trimethaprin/Sulfa can be beneficial.
Trimethoprim (20%) Sulfaquinoxaline (13%)
Dosage and Administration:
Individual Bird: One drop in the mouth for 2 weeks.
Aviary: Mix 1/8 teaspoon of Trimethaprim/Sulfa to 2 cups of drinking water for 7 to 10 days.
For 1 Gallon: Mix 1 teaspoon of Trimethaprim/Sulfa to 1 gallon of drinking water for 7 to 10 days.
Mix: Trimethaprim/Sulfa fresh daily.
Remove all other source of drinking water during treatment.
Probiotic should be given for 2 days after Trimethaprim/Sulfa.
After giving Trimethaprim/Sulfa see that you give the bird multivitamins daily.