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Old 07-06-2013, 08:16 AM   #11 
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I would suspect that the AQ salt is why his scales began protruding. AQ salt will cause fish to retain fluid and swell. Epsom salt does the opposite, it relieves swelling. With this taken into consideration I would recommend removing the AQ salt from his water and just using the meds.
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Old 07-06-2013, 01:58 PM   #12 
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Originally Posted by MelanieComb View Post
I think you're right about it being ten gallons, I must have been thinking of something else lol. All that sounds like a good plan, I assume I should change his water before I add each new dose?
Sorry about so many questions, I haven't dealt with this before, haha
Yes. Do a 100% every 3 days. just re-add the medicine! =)
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need help now!, scales sticking out

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