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Advice on Tetra w/ missing eye

Posted By: RanaP <ranapip@excite.com>
Date: Tuesday, 29 January 2002, at 5:53 p.m.

I have a jewel tetra who has mysteriously lost an eye while I was at work. He seems to be in pretty bad shape. Very pale, not swimming ( I wouldn't either if I just lost an eye.) I have him in a breeder net and have squirted a little AquaSafe (slime coating stuff) around him. Should I move him to a tank by himself and treat with some antibiotics? My Q tank is in use, so I don't have another one cycled. Or should I leave him in the breeder net and treat the whole tank with Melafix? Other suggestions?
Thanks

 

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