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Hi,
My Betta fish Pete has been having white patches for months now and it grew from when he first had it.
He is in a 2.5 gallon tank alone. Water is changed regularly at least once a week, and since he’s been having what’s look like fin rot and fungus infection, water is changed twice a week and Indian almond leaves always added to the tank.

at first I’ve been treating him with BettaxFix and also seasalt but the white patches still there after finished 2 bottles.
Now he’s on API Body and fin powder cure. I change his water per the direction.
Please see pictures if there’s any else I could do.
* Pete himself is very active and eats fine. Just the patches are there and don’t seem that they will be gone anytime soon. He has a white lump near the fin on one side, a small grey patch on the other, and his too fin is turning white.
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Answers to the template:
Housing:
How many gallons is your tank? 2.5 Gallon
Does it have a filter? Yes.
Does it have a heater? Yes.
What temperature is your tank? 78-80 degrees.
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? N/A.
Does your Betta have tank mates? No.

Food:
What food brand do you use? Betta Biogolf pellets and freeze dried bloodworms.
Do you feed flakes or pellets? Pellets.
Freeze-dried? Yes, bloodworms.
How often do you feed your Betta? How much? Twice, 5-6 pellets at the time and bloodworms once a week.

Maintenance:
Before
your Betta became ill how often did you perform a water change? Once a week.
What percentage of water did you change? 50%.
What is the source of your water? Tap water with water conditioner.
Do you vacuum the substrate or just dip out water? Vacuum.
What additives do you use other than conditioner? What brand of conditioner? Just conditioner. Seachem Prime brand.

Water Parameters:
What are your water parameters? None.
 
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