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Eye Cloud - Treatment for loaches?

Posted By: Gareth Dominy <gdominy@canada.com>
Date: Friday, 22 November 2002, at 11:20 a.m.

Well, it would appear that 2 of my loaches have developed eye cloud. This seems to have developed over the last month (seems to co-incide with the tank crash that happened a while ago). THankfully its just one eye in each loach, but I feel pretty bad about it.

I haven't had to treat for eye cloud, ever. What would be the best way way of clearing this up? My water conditions are fine, so I suspect that this is bacterial. That being the case I am going to treat my whole tank (ugh!)

Now, Melafix "claims" to cure eye cloud, but I am reluctant to believe that. Does anyone have any experience that can help me out with? If Melafix can cure it that