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Ich!! This is frustrating...

Posted By: Jay <jayhui@webspan.net>
Date: Wednesday, 15 April 1998, at 9:21 p.m.

..and more stressful than for the fish, apparently. I am the guy who said long time ago one of my loaches had a major ich problem, well it seemed to go away slightly but then now all three of my clowns have some spots. Arrgghh, been treating since April 3rd!!! using Quick Cure at 1/2 dose which means 10 drops in my 20g. it's 99.20% formadahyde and .75% Mech-Green. I turned the temp up to 80 and have been adding salt. I upped my water changes to about 25%/week doing a 15% water change on monday and a 10% on thursday. Should I try different medicine. They seem almost normal, they eat and stuff, except they are often rubbing themselves which is understandable.

They have a bunch of hiding sp