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My first disaster!

Posted By: bigpow <bigpow-nospam@hotmail.com>
Date: Thursday, 28 October 2004, at 12:39 p.m.

I've been keeping fish for a long time, but I don't usually use any chemicals or medications...
The fish were fine - eating like there's no tomorrow, but somehow I felt that they were carrying diseases.

Last night, I thought... hmm, maybe I'll just dose 500mg of Tetracyclin into my 55-gallon tank, along with two tsps of Levamisole. That way I'll kill off the cyanobacteria (algae), cure internal bacteria & remove internal parasites of my fish.
(I had completely forgotten that I had also dose some AlgaeFix the day before yesterday)

I was way over myself!

This morning I woke up to see three rosy barbs upside down :(
One cherry barb was floating - lifeless

I immediately di