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Re: Treating With Prazi For Gill Flukes

Posted By: Joe Loach <jloach@onlinetoday.com>
Date: Monday, 22 September 2003, at 12:07 p.m.

I decided to use only one treatment of Prazi for the fluke problem (some folks suggested three treatments -- however, one vet said that one treatment would do the trick, even killing the eggs). My reason for not continuing treatment is that I lost four tetras (3 Lemon, 1 Rummy-Nose). All the B. sids and Sand Loaches did fine. I haven't had any losses of fish since making a large partial water change. Right now, there is no flashing by the fish. Due to my experience, I think this med should be used cautiously with Tetras. The good news is, Botias and Loaches may not be as sensitive to the med -- at least that has been my initial ex