|Re: Please help diagnose my betta fish!!!|
Subject: Re: Please help diagnose my betta fish!!!
by fcmf on 22/10/2019 7:57:19
It might be best to await advice from someone who has more knowledge/experience of bettas and their behaviour than I have.
However, the first photo looks to me as though the eye is enlarged, even taking into account that the scales have receded. My inclination is that he may have a bacterial infection and would be best treated with Waterlife Myxazin or eSHa 2000.
You would need to remove the snails into a separate container during and for a while following treatment, though, as the copper in medication can be fatal for them. (Use carbon to help deplete the medication in the tank once the treatment course is completely finished.)
Re Melafix, it would be worth having a read of this https://www.fishlore.com/aquariumfishf ... h-fish-and-melafix.75644/