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Re: Myxobacteriosis-do you know about this?

Posted By: Nikki <akastes@yahoo.com>
Date: Thursday, 21 March 2002, at 11:41 p.m.

is your tank overstocked or going through a cycle? I would recommend getting a product called Prime by Seachem and using the emergency dosage to detoxify the water.Water changes and gravel vaccum every 3 days, do the water change right before the medication is due to go in on that day. You need to clear up the water quality issue at the same time or no amount of medication will work. Keep the lights low, if you are overstocked, remove some of the fish to reduce the stress on the biofilter, use a Qtank for the loaches if you have one. Use cycle if you have any, some say it works, others dont but it wont hurt. Some stress coat may help if t