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Old 01-14-2019, 12:20 AM
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Taking out the aptasia with peppermint shrimp and attacking the red slime with manual removal and water changes is worth a shot if you want to salvage. Not sure if bacteria like vibrant is useful for redslime but would look into it as an option...
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Old 01-14-2019, 08:59 AM
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Hit it with red slime remover and do a few substantial water changes.

Unfortunately though...maintenance is the key to success...so if ur not gonna keep up on the at least a monthly water change, all the effort trying to get it back may be a waste of time.

I know probably not what u want to hear.

There's always contracting a service to come in and do maintenance for u.
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Old 01-14-2019, 01:35 PM
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Taking out the aptasia with peppermint shrimp and attacking the red slime with manual removal and water changes is worth a shot if you want to salvage. Not sure if bacteria like vibrant is useful for redslime but would look into it as an option...
Vibrant definitely isnt good for red slime. I tried using it for bubble algae, but all it did was cause a cyano outbreak in my tank. I would advise against using that stuff, although i do know some people say they have gotten it to work great.
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Old 01-14-2019, 02:39 PM
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I think the apthasia is gonna be a longer, slower battle than u anticipate.

If the outbreak is that full blown..I'd consider starting over.
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