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ick that won't quit....an opinion poll

Posted By: Beth Lenhoff <Lenhoffszoo@juno.com>
Date: Monday, 12 July 2004, at 2:34 p.m.

Just looking for an opinion or two. not that I can do anything one way or the other. The people here seem like a very intelligent and observant group, so I'd like a quick poll...here goes...I've noticed with my fish, twice now(when I first started my tanks back up, then recently with a new group in the QT tank), that some ich seems resistant to usual cures (Marcide, quickcure, Ridich, even combo'd with Aquarisol and no improvement?) In the last case I pulled out my bottle of "old Marcide" which I've held onto for emergencies and it worked, the first time, I riased the temp even higher...about 88 and eventually the fish rode it out, thoug