General Antibiotic Cure is a blend of pure erythromycin and pure doxycycline hyclate. No fillers to interfere with treatment. This combination has shown to be more effective than using each drug on its own.
Erythromycin is a common antibiotic used to treat a variety of bacterial ailments. Non-toxic to invertebrates. Doxycycline Hyclate is a broad spectrum antibiotic derived from oxytetracycline; and unlike other tetracycline medications doxycycline hyclate remains effective in any pH environment.
Common behavioral changes that indicate a bacterial infection include clamped fins, swollen eyes, gills held open, pumping gills and gulping through mouth, patchy coloration, change in swimming behavior, becoming shy or hiding, etc.
Effective against: Both gram positive and gram negative bacterial ailments, such as Columnaris, Fin and Tail Rot, Fin & Tail Rot, Septicemia, Mouth Rot, Popeye and other diseased caused by Flavobacterium columnare, Haemophilus piscium, Aeromonas punctata, Aeromonas hydrophila, and Cytophaga aquatilis bacteria.
Treatment: Begin with a 25% water change prior to each daily dose of 1/4 teaspoon per 20 gallons water. Continue treatment for 10-14 days, but may be stopped after 5 days if no improvement is noticed.