What size is your tank? 5 gallons
What temperature is your tank? 78 Degrees Farenheit
Does your tank have a filter? Yes
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? Yes
Is your tank heated? Yes
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? None
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Betta Biogold and Freeze-Dried Bloodworms
How often do you feed your betta fish? 2 times a day, alternating foods
How often do you perform a water change? Once a week
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 30%
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Jungle 'Start Right' and DeCHLOR.
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters?
Ammonia: 0 mg/L
Nitrite: 5 mg/L
Nitrate: 0 mg/L
Hardness: 125 mg/L
Alkalinity: 300 mg/L
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? Large Lump on the side, on the head.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? Not at all.
When did you start noticing the symptoms? 6 weeks.
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? I have tried many treatments including Jungle 'Lifeguard' and Seachem 'Kanaplex', but neither helped.
Does your fish have any history of being ill? Just some minor Finrot.
How old is your fish (approximately)? 1 year about