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  1. He hasn't gotten better.

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I got Vladimir 5 weeks ago. His gil was inflamed once I got him home, and I was slightly lax in changing his water. But for the past 14 days I have changed his water ever 2-3 days. He has a 1-gallon tank with a light that I turn on during the day and a heater; the temperature is between 73-75...
  2. 1 Inflamed gill

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I bought my sweet Vladimir today, and he has 1 inflamed gill. I guess I didn't really think about it when I bought him, but now I'm noticing it. And it's just one inflamed gill, not both. He is in a 1 gallon tank, with a light, a heater, and the water has been treated with a conditioner. He...
  3. What to do for potential inflamed gills

    Betta Fish Diseases and Emergencies
    I've been doing some research about inflamed gills along with other diseases, and I've read that ampicillin is the best treatment for issues of this nature. Does anyone have any other advice on what could be done to treat inflamed gills? It supposedly will kill the fish after a small amount of...
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