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post #9 of (permalink) Old 10-06-2011, 12:05 AM
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Good luck; you have it bad. Been there, done that; have the shirt. Everyone has given you great advice. You do need an antibiotic (because the stuff you treating is not really algae), followed with a blackout. Fish will be fine, and your good bacteriea might take a bit of a hit. After you are done, keep an eye out for an ammonia spike. I had a mini-cycle sneak-up on me afterwards.
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