View Single Post
Old 03/04/2014, 08:19 PM   #92
Deinonych
Registered Member
 
Deinonych's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 4,191
Quote:
Originally Posted by boca rat View Post
I understood 10 days of copper treatment would take care parasites in any stage, no? This is a fresh HT BTW, not a display tank.
No, copper only affects the free-swimming theront stage. It does not affect the feeding (trophont) or encysted (tomont) stages. This is why keeping therapeutic dosages consistent is so critical, especially at night when the theronts are released.


__________________
Chris

Hope is not a strategy.
Display Tank: DSA 105 w/36gal sump/fuge 2x MP40wES PHs 2x Radion Gen2 Apex w/PM2 Fish Corals Rock Sand Water
Deinonych is offline   Reply With Quote