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Old 09-09-2012, 03:01 PM   #11
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No. Do not dose any medicine in your display tank. The only medicines that have been proven truly effective contain copper, which will leach into your rocks/sand and prevent you from the tank ever being anything besides a FOWLR system. No snails, shrimps, nothing. They make these herbal ich treatments, but there hasn't been anything proven to be effective.

If you want to treat, do so in a QT tank and run your display fallow for several months like you were planning.
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Old 09-09-2012, 03:03 PM   #12
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+1^^^. Also don't move rocks around. They're stressed as it is.
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Old 09-09-2012, 04:11 PM   #13
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Ok. Good to know. Thanks for the advice. I am going to go w my plan to keep them in qt for 6-8 weeks before going back into the DT.
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