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fenbendazole! i need help

So I have a 10 gal tank with cherry shrimp and 3 endler guppies.I have hydra Witch I wanna get ride of because of fry and shrimplets I know flubendazole is the profered method to treat hydra however my pet store dident have any so I just picked up the fenbendazole(will return it if can't use it). Is there anyway to safly treat my tank with fenbendazole?
How do I go about doing so? Please use detail in explaing how to go about using it.
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I believe fenben doesn't dissolve in water very well so it shouldn't have any effect on hydras or anything else.

Keep the water clean and they'll go away.


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I believe fenben doesn't dissolve in water very well so it shouldn't have any effect on hydras or anything else.

Keep the water clean and they'll go away.

Agreed you really need access to Flubendazole

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