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Old 02-01-2011, 01:53 AM   #1
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Blue Tang Open Wound Copper

My Blue Tang has ick and also has a an open wound not related to the ick. I believe another fish caused the wound. I want to copper this tang in a QT. Will the copper make the wound worse? Will the tang suffer being in copper with an open wound? Thanks

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Old 02-01-2011, 02:43 AM   #2
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I would be very leary of treating a tang with copper anyway let alone with an open wound. I believe hypo would be better and safer esp. if wounded.

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If I'm not mistaken Copper is fine with an open wound. For the wound, Nitrofurazone can be mixed with copper.
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