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Old 05-04-2012, 11:54 AM   #11 
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Poor little guy. :( Have you tried soaking his food in garlic juice? Crush up fresh garlic, add a bit of tank water and mix, and then soak some of his food for several minutes. Garlic is a good appetite stimulator. You can also use the juice from a jar of already minced garlic.

Ideally, I'd like to give the AQ salt time to work but if you want, you can look for Seachem Kanaplex (it's hard to find and usually has to be ordered online) or you can try API Furan-2 to treat a bacterial infection.
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Old 05-05-2012, 10:02 PM   #12 
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I will try the garlic tomorrow and see if that helps his appetite. I would like to keep using the salt, but if he doesn't show any improvement soon, I guess I will have to try something else. The API sounds like a plan. Thank you for your help Sakura. I appreciate it greatly:)
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Old 05-05-2012, 10:50 PM   #13 
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Sure thing. I hope we can get him feeling better, poor guy.
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Old 05-07-2012, 09:10 AM   #14 
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I decided to get the API yesterday as he isn't improving. So I did the first treatment yesterday. I tried the garlic idea, but he still wasn't interested in eating it that I could see. Guess time will tell this week if he gets any better.
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Old 05-09-2012, 07:36 AM   #15 
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Kim Chi died last night after weeks of battling whatever it was that he had. Thank you to those who replied to this thread with help for him.
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Old 05-11-2012, 06:38 PM   #16 
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I'm so sorry, newf. :( You did everything you could and I'm sure Kim Chi was appreciated all the love you showed him.
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