Cloverleaf Permanganate Answer

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  • For the treatment of open wounds
  • Treats Bacterial fin and tail rot and ulcers
  • Also effective as a swab for Argulus
  • 3 sizes available; 250ml, 500ml and 1 litre

Cloverleaf Permanganate Answer can be used as an antiseptic painted directly onto an effected area or used as a bath to treat individual fish. Permanganate Answer can also be used when introducing new fish to a pond as a preventative and is also effective when used as a swab against argulus.

Diseases and probable cause:

Damage - cause: Accidental when breeding, attacked by heron, sudden disturbance
Symptoms: reddish scrapping on body of fish, large open wound, missing scales.

Fin and tail rot - cause: Bacteria
Symptoms: blood streaking and rotting away reddish tips to effected area.

Ulcers - cause: Bacteria
Symptoms: open sores red looking generally on body of fish.

Argulus - cause: Parasite
Symptoms: argulus foliaceus is a species of crustacean in the family argulidae, the fish lice. It is sometimes called the common fish louse. A typical fish louse of genus argulus is very flat with anoval or rounded carapace, two compounded eyes, sucking mouth-parts with a piercing stylit, and two suction cups it uses to attach to its host. Found attached on the outside of the fish.

Cloverleaf Permanganate Answer Dosage:

Dip Treatment - Use 10ml per 200 litres (45gal) for 10-12 hours

Dip Treatment - Use 10ml per 40 litres (9gal) for 30 minutes

Swab Treatment - Use 10ml per 400ml

Organic Load Reduction Treatment - Use 10ml per 400 litres (90gal)

If adding to pond Switch off UVC for 10 days after each application.

Do not repeat treatment or use other medications for 10 days.

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