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    Quote Originally Posted by Rocksor View Post
    How long did it take for Gh too drop? If it was quick, this could lower the tds levels too quickly, causing a brief spike down in mineral loss from the fish. This can stress certain fish out, leading to the septicemia that you are seing.

    put some of the coral back in, like media bag, and raise the GH a little bit and see if the angel improves. Or you can try epsom salt at a rate of 1/2 teaspoon per gallon added over a 24 hour period. Measure the Gh about 1 hour after adding the pure epsom salt (magnesium sulfate). If you reach the same GH level as you once had it, before adding the full dosage, stop adding, and maintain that level fore 3-4 days to see if the fish improves.

    If not, I would look in to buying Seachem Kanaplex or Triple Sulfa for your PH.
    Do you think sulfaplex will work as well as kanaplex? Our local store currently doesn't have kanaplex


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    It works lsightly differently. I prefer kanaplex since it can be readily absorbed through the skin. But, I would try sulfa plex since you can get that now.

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