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post #8 of (permalink) Old 05-15-2019, 05:01 AM
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If he is not moving and not eating the area has probably become infected. That is the problem with injuries such as these- they can easily get secondary bacteria and turn septic. I would treat with kanamycin- active ingredient in Seachem Kanaplex. You will need to change at least 25-50% water before each dose to keep the tank low in organics so that the medication isn't offset by organics in water.

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