Originally Posted by DarkMoon17
On second thought, I just remembered that salt won't help you much with internal parasites (only external parasites)... You would have much more luck with Metronidazole and no salt. Metronidazole is sold as "flagyl" in veterinary hospitals and is also very cheap. You would have to pay more if you bought it at a pet store though. But any fish medicine that contains Metronidazole will help.
Thanks! The anorexia and scoliosis all point out to TB.. The stubby pecs is most probably just an effect of deteriorating health.
But I would try metronidazole and see if it works. Arrggh this just sucks. I hope they don't all die. What a waste of good bettas.