Kinds of medicines to use
Potassium Permaganate (pp): Flukes, Columnars, bacterial gill
disease and fungus.
Penicillin: Fin Rot, Cloudy bulging eyes, Mouth sores, Bacterial
infections and Septicemia
Tetracycline: Gill disease, Bacterial infections (tail rot, ulcers,
sores, dropsy, popeye) Columnaris, Aeromonas, Pseudomonas and
Ampicillin: Bacterial infections, Popeye, Swollen Body, Kidney disease,
Fin rot, Flaxibacter infections and Septicemia.
Melafix: Heals open wounds & abrasions, treats fin and tail rot,
eye cloud, mouth fungus and promotes regrowth of damaged fin rays &
Life Bearer: Gill Flukes, as well as Fish Lice, Anchor Worms and
QuickCure: Ich, Chilodonella, Trichodina and Costia.
Anchors Away: Very effective treatment against Anchor worm
(lernea) and Fish Lice (argulus).
Nox-Ich: Treats Ich.
Maracyn: Body Fungus, Columnaris, Fin and Tail Rot, Popeye, Gill
disease, secondary infections, Bacterial Infections and Fungal Diseases.
Maracyn Two: Fin and Tail rot, Popeye, Gill disease, Dropsy,
Bleeding or Red Streaks, Secondary and Internal infections.
Praziquantel (Prazi, Prazi-Pro): Gill and Body Flukes, and
Internal Worms like Tapeworms.
Dimilin: For the control of Anchor Worm (Lernaea) and and Fish
Nitrofura-G; Red Streaks, Fin and Tail Deterioration, Open Sores,
General Bacterial Infections, Gill Diseases, and Fungal Infections.
Chloramine T: If dosed properly and according to your water
hardness, it is very good at helping to cure baterial gill disease
(symptoms are swollen and/or pale gills), body fungus and bacterial
Acriflavin: Treats Ich, Costia, Chilodonella, and Tetrahymena.
Metronidazole: Treats Spironucleus and Hexamita. Used in some SBD
cases that are considered to be of bacterial origin.
Parasite Clear (Jungle Labs): Treats Flukes, Tapeworms, Ich,
Costia, Chilodonella, Tetrahymena, Ergasilus, Epystilus, Argulus,
Spironucleus, and Hexamita.
more to come