Treatment Options Index

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  1. Humblefish

    Humblefish Dr. Fish Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Article Contributor Expert Contributor Louisiana Reef Club Partner Member 2018

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    This thread contains links to useful treatment options. Please click on the blue links below for more info. :)

    Treatment Options 102 provides a brief rundown of most medications & treatments.

    Acriflavine is a first aid antiseptic.

    Antibiotics treats bacterial infections.

    Chloroquine phosphate treats ich, velvet, brook & uronema.

    Copper treats ich & velvet.

    Copper test kit info

    Freshwater Dip (video here) provides temporary relief for brook, velvet, flukes & "Black Ich". Can be used to confirm the presence of Flukes.

    Formalin treats brook, flukes & "Black Ich". Provides temporary relief for velvet.

    Hyposalinity treats ich and gill flukes.

    Methylene Blue treats ammonia burn, cuts, injuries.

    Metronidazole treats intestinal worms, brook, uronema.

    Prazipro treats flukes, black ich, and some internal parasites (worms).

    Tank Transfer Method treats ich only.

    Vitamins/Herbal Remedies to boost a fish’s immune system, supplement dietary deficiencies, and improve overall health.

    *Salvage protocol for treating very sick fish*

    Great website with LOTS of information on all different kinds of medications:
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