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Old 05-08-2011, 02:09 PM   #1
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i have my yellow tang in a qt and i am useing cupramine.it says 16 drops for 10.5 gallons wait 48 hours then repeat.when i told this to the pet store he said don't do that it's too much.this guy has been giving me alot of differant advice than what i read on the internet so has anyone used this stuff or am i going to see my tang die?tonight it will be the forth day in qt and he looks better but still not eating
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If you are using copper treatments, you MUST have a copper test kit to ensure the copper is at the recommended theraputic levels (0.5 ppm or 0.5 mg/l). A Salifert, Red Sea or Seachem copper test kit will show you the correct levels in your tank. An API test kit will not work with Cupramine.
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Old 05-08-2011, 07:43 PM   #3
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he never even mentioned testing it he said keep it in there for 3or4 weeks.if he does'nt eat he will be dyeing sooner than that.it has been near a week since he last ate.it sucks ,he is the only store for 30 or 40 miles.i will never get one from the mail.i paid $40.00 for a copperband and 40.00 to ship.of coarse it arrived when it was 10 degrees out and arrived dead.they did say they would give me another but i would have to pay for shipping.$120.00 for a fish when i can get it for 35 at the store,never again
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Hello I am sorry I might not be in the right place but I'm knew to this and I am really worried about my fish I got a maroon clown fish today ge started looking kinda sick and has like a slimie coat and is not acting normal he looks like very weak I took him out of my tank and put him on new water and some oxygen to try to see whats wrong does anybody out there have a clue of what might it be :0( ?
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