Can raw eggs with no salmonella cause food poisoning?

If I ate like two raw eggs mixed with heavy whipping cream [that's been left outside for a while] can I get sick? Even with the eggs don't have salmonella? [sick like vomit sick...]

2 Answers

  • 1 decade ago

    How did you know the eggs weren't infected?? It's a definite possibility that eating the raw eggs with cream made you sick. Don't eat food that contains eggs, milk, cream, mayo that's been left out longer than 2 hrs - and surely don't eat raw eggs period! Most food poisonings are self-limiting, but if the vomiting and/or diarrhea continues for more than a couple of days without resolving, I'd go immediately to the dr.

    Source(s): <------(this talks about the 2 hr rule for food)
  • 1 decade ago

    there is no way of determining if the eggs have salmonella in them. but if u had them sitting out for awhile then you are taking a chance of them growing enough bacteria to make you sick. to be on the safe side of things, don't eat raw eggs.

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.