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Ick What next?

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Old 02-02-2013, 06:37 PM   #1
 
Ick What next?

I have 2 osars that have ick. What do I need to do? I have both fish in a 90g.
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Old 02-04-2013, 12:33 PM   #2
 
Look in the fish diseases section here.
Not sure how Oscars react to salt - one remedy is to add slat and elevate the tank temperature, otherwise you will need to purchase medicine and medicate as per the manufacturers directions.
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Old 02-08-2013, 04:49 PM   #3
 
i have had the most luck with raising the temp to about 82-84 and doing salt....within a week the ick should be gone are nearly gone.
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Old 02-17-2013, 09:54 PM   #4
 
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been here many times with africans and oscars, i have used citrusy's methond many times with much sucess without having to throw in all kids of cehms that turn my water colors and stain everything and kill my plants.
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