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post #1 of 5 Old 05-01-2008, 12:41 PM Thread Starter
Moneywort TOXIC????

I heard from others here that moneywort can cause bloating in bettas. DOes that go for other fish for say... platys?

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post #2 of 5 Old 05-01-2008, 12:45 PM
I have never heard of such a claim, bettas or other fish.
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post #3 of 5 Old 05-01-2008, 12:51 PM Thread Starter
I heard that it rekeases a toxin into the water that can cause problems in bettas; bloating. Currenlty, im having trouble getting my betta to get unbloated and its been about 2 months now

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post #4 of 5 Old 05-01-2008, 01:22 PM
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I have never heard of this and have known many betta keepers who keep moneywort with them. Some even use it in breeding tanks because if how durable it is.
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post #5 of 5 Old 05-08-2008, 01:26 PM Thread Starter
I had a post on something like this on a different topic and some replied telling me about the moneywort. I forgot their online names but I'll see if I can find it

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