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Hemorrhagic Septicemia fixed with Mardel Maracyn-Two but

Posted by mamcroberts NE Ohio (My Page) on
Mon, Nov 17, 08 at 9:06

I have recently used
Mardel Maracyn-Two to treat Hemorrhagic Septicemia on my one bala. It said the water would fog on the last days of treatment but would clear with new carbon. its been 2 weeks now and it is not clearing. any ideas on why ? I have tried many water changes and a light gravel sweep. the water was tested and there is in between 0.0 and .5 ammonia. But that seems to bounce in between there throughout the week.
thanks
Mike


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RE: Hemorrhagic Septicemia fixed with Mardel Maracyn-Two but

Does the test kit also test for Nitites and Nitrates? It nay just need more time for the "good bacteria" to catch up.


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RE: Hemorrhagic Septicemia fixed with Mardel Maracyn-Two but

yea. i had good bacteria b4 i used the medication and the nitrates and nitrite was close to 0 when i tested them. the aquarium is about 6 months old .. and i thought the Mardel-two wiped out the good bacteria? is that possible? it said it wouldnt do that..


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