Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Freshwater > Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 06-21-2020, 03:39 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Newbie
 
Join Date: Jun 2020
Posts: 1
Wasting disease killing my fish

Hi guys,

I’ve got multiple tropical community tanks, and over the last 4 months I have had more losses than I can count.

It started just after I introduced 3 new fish into my 200L community tank. I initially put it down to an ammonia issue, but after a week or so passed, my water perimeters stayed within normal limits, but fish kept dying I started to worry.

I have now lost around half my tank from the 200L, I’ve got one of my old angels in a 50L (devastated) and as of today I’ve lost killi fish in a third 50L tank.

I must admit my biosecurity isn’t great between tanks, I use the same cleaning gear between them (oops I know bad).

On thing I notice before the fish die is they start to waste away, they lose their fat pocket and look a bit sickly, before suddenly dying. I have no idea what the next step is, if it’s a bacterial infection (TB for example) where do I got to test for this or what do I do.

I guess my question is, please help me figure out what my next step is. I have already lost so many animals and it’s heartbreaking to have to keep seeing them die or having to euthanise them. Any help would be appreciated!

Thanks!
__________________

__________________
Jesk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-27-2020, 01:38 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
coralbandit's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Saratoga,NY
Posts: 6,939
Flubendazole 10 % powder
Postage is to increase in 2020 soon.
Best for eliminating Hydra. Treats protozoa wasting disease, serious treatment for Velvet, enternal and external parasites, 1/4 teaspoon of 10 % powder
treats about 20 gallons of water for most parasitic Protozoa. Eliminate Carbon filtration during treatment. Change most of the water after 10 days.
Will not harm plants, Prolonged use will kill most all snails. .......
Taken from Charles page ;
Levamisole, Flatworm Exit active ingredient Flubendazole & other chemicals for the aquarium
__________________
Mr.bandit is my YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcS...zPAhmB9QK0UvMA
https://www.aquabid.com/cgi-bin/aucti...er&Coralbandit
^^These are my weekly sales^^ GOT RAMS ???
coralbandit is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
disease, fish, sea, sting

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Molly Wasting Disease idol1 Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 3 08-09-2017 12:00 AM
Wasting disease trouble katana Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 18 03-07-2016 06:39 PM
Let's talk about "wasting" disease RackinRocky Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 5 12-05-2014 06:45 PM
Is wasting disease always TB? RightTurnClyde Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 11 07-04-2014 08:47 AM
Wasting Disease Questions Bill2183 Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 4 02-19-2004 09:52 PM







» Photo Contest Winners







All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:57 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.