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  1. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Hi Everyone, I have been battling a planaria infestation in my tank for quite a while now and I am going the fenbendazole route to hopefully get rid of them. I have moved my nerite snails to another planted tank as I have been using Planaria Zero to treat the planaria infestation (without much...
  2. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    QUESTION: After putting Fenbendazole in my tank, how long till I can put back my 2 Nerite Snails? Is there a required number of water changes? BACKSTORY: I have green Hydra so I'm using Fenbendazole. I plan on transferring my Nerite Snails before dosing Fenbendazole. I have read that...
  3. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    I have an issue. My tank is small, it's 2.5Gal, but only 1.5Gal is water The largest residents in my tank are my 25 dark blue neocaridinas and my single zebra nerite. I also have about 100 each of bladder and mini ramshorn snails, 250+ limpets(my favorites), 20ish Malaysian Trumpet snails, 40-70...
  4. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    So I had a bit of a hydra problem due a bloom in the cyclops population in my tank. Took care of the problem (new plant melt) and cut off feeding for three days. Now the abominations have gone photosynthetic! I have no problem with fenbendazole bombing the little suckers, but what is the long...
  5. Fish
    Hi Guys, I'm brand new to the forum and after reading a few articles here I think you may be able to help. I own one 12G fluval edge which I adore. I had it stocked with 10 guppies, real plants, a small butterfly pleco and a zebra snail. All was well. No algae, healthy fish for months...
  6. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Hi all, two months ago I treated my 5 gallon shrimp tank with fenbendazole to overcome a planaria bloom. I knew from reading up other forum posts on this site that fenbendazole is toxic to nerite snails, so I removed them into a separate holding bowl for them to wait in until it was safe for...
  7. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Today I am treating my 75 gallon Planted OEBT/RCS tank for Hydra. I have read a lot about it and a lot of people (like me) are very nervous to do this. DO AT YOUR OWN RISK. I am starting the Fenbendazole treatment today. I went to PetSmart and bought Safe-Guard Canine Dewomer for about $14...
  8. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Well here is my experience... I had a little problem with planaria maybe 3 months ago... and I used the Fenbendazole system as described here on my 10g tank.... after 3 days, all planaria was gone but it had taken with if most of my brigs snails and ALL of my nerite snails also died. All I...
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