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post #1 of 6 Old 02-09-2008, 11:50 PM Thread Starter
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Help! Molly with Ich!

Hi,

I just noticed ich spots on one of my mollies.

Should I isolate this fish until I can get treatment tomorrow?

Aack!!! What to do!!!
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post #2 of 6 Old 02-09-2008, 11:52 PM Thread Starter
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Oh also, I just redid my tank yesterday.
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post #3 of 6 Old 02-10-2008, 12:14 AM
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Theres really no point in isolating the fish because your going to have to treat the whole tank.

What do you mean you "redid" the tank?

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post #4 of 6 Old 02-10-2008, 12:46 AM Thread Starter
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I took out the "Christmas" gravel, and I put in new gravel (after being washed and such). I also added a new plant.

Anyway, per website instructions I upped the temp a degree and added extra air.

The tank already had a bit of salt for the mollies.
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post #5 of 6 Old 02-10-2008, 04:43 AM
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How much salt did you dose? What salt did you use? Table salt should be fine and is cheaper than aquarium salt.

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post #6 of 6 Old 02-10-2008, 08:26 AM Thread Starter
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Its a 30 gal. tank with 1 tablespoon of salt per 5 gals. And, its the TipFin Conditioning Salt.
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