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Old 01-10-2015, 01:02 AM   #1
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I've got an icky question. Lol

So I treated for ick.
I have a fluval 404.
I do not have carbon in it. I have bioballs, floss, and those ceramic thingamabobs. Do I need to change out the water? Change the floss? Rinse the bioballs?

I mean how do I clean such a thing after ick?

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Old 01-10-2015, 09:07 AM   #2
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Did you treat with meds? If so you can do a standard cleaning in tank water and run some carbon for a week to remove any trace of the meds. Then remove the carbon and go back to normal maintenance.
If you only used heat just continue as usual.
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