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it won't go away

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Old 11-26-2008, 02:23 PM   #1
 
it won't go away

three weeks ago i brought a peacock bass, and a few days later it got white spot, the thing is only one other fish has caught it. also i have been doin the treatment since i noticed it and it just wont go. what do i do.

on the first day i put 100 drops, and on the second and third i put 50 drops. i then stop untill a week later. i dont wont to put anymore in because i dont want to over dose the tank.
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Old 11-26-2008, 07:51 PM   #2
 
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Maybe you could try the salt and heat method... but I don't know how to start that, maybe someone else can help explain it. Although I don't know if your type of fish can have salt..
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Old 11-26-2008, 08:56 PM   #3
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What kind of medication are you using. Anything that contains malachite green should work well.
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Old 11-27-2008, 04:13 PM   #4
 
im using ESHA Exit whitespot and velvet treatment.
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Old 11-27-2008, 04:41 PM   #5
 
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hi
i've used that befor,and found it worked well.
did you turn up the temperature ?
if you want i'll post a link to a thread where a member used a certain
way of doing it,and was pleased with the results.
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Old 11-27-2008, 05:50 PM   #6
 
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Hi Willow-

Will you post that link so I can compare it to the one I'm using?? THANKS!!!

Last edited by aunt kymmie; 11-27-2008 at 05:51 PM.. Reason: typo
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Old 11-27-2008, 06:45 PM   #7
 
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http://www.fishforum.com/member-subm...as-style-6594/

sorry to take so long hun,was away from the computer.
i hope this helps.
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