Some times a fish will clear up in 2 or 3 days. It is possible that a fish will still show signs 7 to 10 days later. But yes, the fish should be getting relief from new attacks even if it is still showing outward signs.18 Jun 2018
Does Cupramine treat ich?
Cupramine, a copper-based treatment from Seachem, treats not only saltwater ich, but also other ectoparasites in freshwater and saltwater tanks. Repeat the treatment, and leave at this concentration for 14 days. Test the water for copper levels before redosing the tank.9 Mar 2021
Will Cupramine kill beneficial bacteria?
No, it will not. Fully cycled aquariums typically make it through treatment with Cupramine™ with no impact on the beneficial bacteria colonies at all. It is worth mentioning, though, that Cupramine™ (like most medications) will slow down the growth of new beneficial bacteria colonies.
Is Cupramine safe for fish?
Cupramine™ effectively eradicates Oodinium, Cryptocaryon, Amyloodinium, Ichthyophthirius, and other ectoparasites of both freshwater and marine fish. It is highly effective and safe in freshwater as well as marine water.
How long does it take for carbon to get rid of Cupramine?
1, so looks like the carbon in a bag in a HOB filter takes about 3-5 days to remove copper.21 Feb 2016
A: Cupramine may slightly retard the bacteria but overall it is safe to use and won't adversely affect the nitrifying bacteria.
Does Cupramine kill beneficial bacteria?
FAQ: Will using Seachem Cupramine™ kill off my beneficial bacteria colonies? No, it will not. It is worth mentioning, though, that Cupramine™ (like most medications) will slow down the growth of new beneficial bacteria colonies.
What does Cupramine treat?
Cupramine is a superior copper treatment option for eliminating a variety of external parasites such as ich and velvet. Cupramine effectively eradicates Oodinium, Cryptocaryon, Amyloodinium, Ichthyophthirius, and other ectoparasites.
What type of copper is Cupramine?
I am rapidly losing faith in Cupramine, which is ionic copper. It appears "old school" chelated copper (exs. Coppersafe, Copper Power) is actually safer, more effective and has a wider therapeutic range (1.5 - 2.0 ppm) to work with.3 Jun 2016
What copper level kills ich?
We use Cupramine® copper treatment and maintain a concentration of . 30 ppm for at least three weeks. Some stubborn Cryptocaryon infections require increasing the level to . 35 ppm.6 Jan 2022