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  1. Large Bumps on Balloon Molly

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    We have a balloon Molly who has developed three bumps on her side - a large one and two smaller ones. They look like warts or something, they don't have any particular texture, no fuzz. They look like growths of some kind, maybe underneath the scales because they aren't discolored at all. She...
  2. Treating Fin Rot with Melafix & High Nitrates

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    One of my corydoras has fin rot on its tail and is acting lethargic. All levels are normal except for nitrates which are high (~50ppm)... I immediately did a 50% water change and am going out to buy some Melafix. Now I've read that daily water changes are important to bring the nitrate...
  3. Dosing Prime and Melafix

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Is it okay to add Melafix to a tank right after a water change and a dose of Prime? Do these treatments interact at all?
  4. Treating an infected fish in same tank as other healthy fish

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    Hello all, Looks like I stressed out my fish tank after so many changes. I have a red wagtail platy born in my 10 gal (lone survivor of his family) who has got cotton/fungal infection. He is about 2 years old. I added a snail an oto and 4 corys over a period of a week in place of 3 fan tail...
  5. new tank set up, advice please?

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    So far I've found this site really helpful and as I am trying very hard to make my new tank work, I really appreciate all the advice I've been given on here....and I need some more :P Ok first here's a brief overview of my situation. I have two tanks, a 5 gallon hospital tank and a 15 gallon...
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