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Oto Spot
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Alright folks,

Noticed one of my Otos has a white spot right on the top of his nose this evening. Anyone experience anything similar? Ammonia 0, Nitrite 0, Nitrate 20.


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Looks like it's a fungal infection, possibly following damage.
Pimafix and Melafix should sort it. You can use them together.
Just out of curiousity, what's the hardness of the water?
If at first you don't succeed....
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Enjoy your fish, shrimps and snails!
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Welcome to the site, hope you get things sorted for your fish. Keep us posted !
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(02-02-2019, 09:42 AM)plankton Wrote: Looks like it's a fungal infection, possibly following damage.
Pimafix and Melafix should sort it. You can use them together.
Just out of curiousity, what's the hardness of the water?

112.4 (Hard) is the hardness... gotta love South of England for it  Dodgy
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That won't help with recovery then, as most are wild-caught from very soft water......
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Enjoy your fish, shrimps and snails!
Ian

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Appreciate your responses. I’ll continue to treat and update here in case anyone is interested in the future.
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