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Old 10-21-2004, 09:05 PM   #1
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Batteling ICH!!

Ive Been battling ICH for two weeks now, I started 2 quarantine tanks a 10gal and a 20 week and a half ago, I did't think I had time to set up the biological filter part, so I had a powerhead and a NEW Whisper type filter. Well I've been doing water changes daily!!! 50% in the 10gal and 25% in the 20. I've been trying to keep the ammonia down, but I tested the Nitrites and they are through the roof!!! So all day I've been acclimating the fish to go back in the main tank.. I Have the whisper building bio in my sump and I also purchased a refractometer for HYPO treatment. SO, My plan is....I'm going to start all over!!! I hope it works!! I didn't think it was going to work with them being in an ACID BATH

Fish: Coral Beauty
Powder Blue Tang
Yellow Tang
2 Oscillarus Clowns

What do you guys think??????????????
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Old 10-21-2004, 09:19 PM   #2
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I had the same problem with my 20 gallon QT keep the Ammonia in check, thats why I don't buy a new fish unless I know I got the time. Anybody know how to fix this?
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Female Naso "Isabell" or "Izzy", Emperor Angelfish, Flame Angel, Red Sea Sailfin tang "Bambi", Maroon Clown "Nani", 5 Chromis, 1 Aglae Blenny "Bengi" , Yellow Watchman Goby, pr of Banggai Cardinals, Lyretail Anthia, Six Line Wrasse

1 cleaner shrimp, Coral Banded Shrimp, lettuce nudibranch, 1 sand sifter stars, 1 tiny red brittle star "red", 1 tiny red and white banded serpent star, 2 tiny banded serpent stars, small orange Linkia starfish, assorted hermits and snails. Corals: star polyps, A ton of different types of mushrooms, yellow zooanthids, brown-orangish and light blue paly's, orange ricordia.

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