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Old 02-11-2012, 09:18 AM   #1
 
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ummm hey guys my sister has a 10 gallon aquarium and recently stocked it with a dwarf gourami and some tetras and about two days later the gourami was laying on his side on the bottom of the tank and breathing really heavy, we did a water change(over 50%) and he's still like this two days later, any ideas whats wrong with him?
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Old 02-11-2012, 05:44 PM   #2
 
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ummm hey guys my sister has a 10 gallon aquarium and recently stocked it with a dwarf gourami and some tetras and about two days later the gourami was laying on his side on the bottom of the tank and breathing really heavy, we did a water change(over 50%) and he's still like this two days later, any ideas whats wrong with him?

I'd imagine, if it wasn't cycled, that could be the problem, and even with a wc, the damage is done? If cycled, than I'm not sure. Do you know what the water parameters are? That would be helpful.

Hope he pulls through.

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Old 02-11-2012, 07:17 PM   #3
 
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no it wasn't cycled (I warned her to do so after losing some of my own fish because of an uncycled tank) but hes still alive just on the bottom on his side :(
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