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post #1 of 5 Old 05-04-2007, 05:40 PM Thread Starter
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ok i added 1 bag of bio spira to my tank today and was wondering what do i need to do its a 30 gallon tank that has ammonia levels high 8.0. what do i do if nitrites or nitrates spike please help before it happens
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post #2 of 5 Old 05-04-2007, 05:41 PM
You need to wait 24 hours. If its is still high, then add another.
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post #3 of 5 Old 05-04-2007, 05:50 PM Thread Starter
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no no no i added bio spira to my tank to help it cycle faster. and i also have fish in there soo i was wondering if i should do a water change if my nitrite and nitrates spike or should i just let it complete
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post #4 of 5 Old 05-04-2007, 06:03 PM
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No, you should do water changes. 20% every day or two will help reduce your levels if they're too high.
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post #5 of 5 Old 05-04-2007, 06:46 PM
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No, you should do water changes. 20% every day or two will help reduce your levels if they're too high.

Right, I guess I misunderstood.
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