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Old 11-20-2009, 05:40 PM   #1 
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Ich medicine

So i got these tablet things that bubble up and make the water blue. Its called Ich clear tank buddies. It said to take out the carbon filter and im wondering how long itll be till clear again and i can put the filter back in and on. Anybody used them before or know about it?
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Old 11-20-2009, 05:52 PM   #2 
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They say to do so because

a) Carbon removes the medication from the water
b) Some medications will kill your nitrifying bacteria.

So when the course of medications is complete, simply do a full water change and pop the carbon back in to absorb all the rest.
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Old 11-20-2009, 06:35 PM   #3 
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Well how long does it take to complete?
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I have no idea, but it will say on the package.
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