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So, A ryukin (Flipper) that I bought from LFS in december continues to flash. She is my first GF, but I've had many other types of fish and tanks. I want to treat with prazi. I've been treating with 3% salt for one week. I bought powder prazi on amazon. It states that dosage is 10gr/1000gal. My tank is 29gal. I have a small pocket scale.

I know this is basic math, but if I mess it up I'll kill my fish. Will somebody tell me the correct dosage, please. :help:

Flipper

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Its powder. No, not prazipro. I'm utterly computer challenged. I will try to paste a link. Thanks for looking.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Praziquantel-Prazi-25-grams-/330710011902

I was wrong. it was ebay, not amazon. I hope this worked.

Flipper

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Do you mean 0.3% salt?

Here is the math:

10 grams = 1000 gallons -----> 1 gram = 100 gallons ----> 0.29 grams = 29 gallons.

Since Prazi has a very generous safe curve, go ahead and use 0.5 grams to treat each time.

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Do you mean 0.3% salt?

Here is the math:

10 grams = 1000 gallons -----> 1 gram = 100 gallons ----> 0.29 grams = 29 gallons.

Since Prazi has a very generous safe curve, go ahead and use 0.5 grams to treat each time.

Thanks so much! You are a gem and a good teacher too. And yes...0.3% salt is was i was supposed to write.

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Thanks! What kind of gem? Can it be something somewhat expensive? :rofl Good luck with the treatment! :)

HMMM! I'm gonna say aquamarrine. Seems appropriate...does it not. Its also my birthstone. Its not one of the more fancy and expensive ones though. Sorry about that. :rofl

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