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uncurable ick?

Posted By: xgen <chengwang114@hotmail.com>
Date: Monday, 14 March 2005, at 7:53 p.m.

I added two kubotai two weeks ago to my tank, then all of my loaches got infected with ich.

I treated with Rid-Ich for one week with 40% water change everyday before treatment. I have had sucess with Rid-Ich before, but this time ich got worse every day.

Then I switched to coppersafe, noticed it was too strong. I immediately did a 70% water change...waited one day and did 25% water change before adding super ick cure. No improvement at all...after two days, the smaller clowns started to died...

I increased the temp to 85 two days ago while keeping the treatment with super ick cure as I was really getting desperate. There is still no obvious improvement I can see...

I had 30 clowns before, now I think I have less than 10 with 5 of larger ones I have had for 9 months...and it is so strange that none of