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Old 03-05-2014, 08:06 PM   #1
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Ammonia

How can I get rid of ammonia I have 2.0 ppm

I don't want my fish to die

Help ASAP PLZ

Any chemicals ?
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Old 03-05-2014, 08:14 PM   #2
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Yes. You need to do a 50% water change immediately. I'm assuming that you are using a dechlorinator such as Prime? If using Prime dose with water change. Ammo-Lock is another product you may use to bind the ammonia and render it harmless for 24 hours.
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Ammonia

I'm having the same problem and I've lost half of my live stock. The water changes and prime I added only increase the ammonia. Yesterday I did 100% water change and added bacteria but this morning the ammonia is still at 1ppm. Any other recommendations
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Where is the ammonia coming from?
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Start fish died 2 weeks ago and I remove the remains since then I can't seem to remove the ammonia.
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Why did the fish die?
How long did you have the fish?
How many fish are in your tank and what size tank is it?
What kind of fish are we talking about?
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It was a orange linkia star fish. It only lasted 7 days and I'm not sure why it died. I had 3 fish purple fire fish, 6 line wrasse and a diamond back goby. It's a 28g nano cube but the fish are all dead
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How long has the tank been running? Was it cycled? How often are water changes done? How often do you test?
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It was establish. The tank is 7 months old and yes it was cycle. I was doing 10% water changes very 2 to 3 week and I was testing it every 1 to 2 weeks and the parameters were normal. 0 ppm ammonia 0 ppm nitrate 0 ppm nitrite and ph 8.2 to 8.4. Salinity was between 1.025 and 1.026.
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The aquarium store keeps telling just to do water changes and add bacteria I'm using ATM colony marine but the water changes made it worst.
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