Erythromycin Flake contains a popular antibiotic that works on a variety of bacterial diseases. Use in medicated foods can
Effective Against: Columnaris, Corynebacterium, Flavobacterium columnare, Fin and Tail Rot, Popeye, Haemophilus piscium, Aeromonas punctata, Aeromonas hydrophila, Cytophaga aquatilis kidney disease and other diseases caused by bacteria. Used in freshwater or saltwater.
Treatment: Feed 10-14 days, but may be stopped after 5 if no improvement is noticed.
As with using any antibiotic closely monitor water parameters. If the antibiotic affects the beneficial bacteria the cycle may wobble. This is very rare with medicated foods, but there is still a slight risk. If the cycle is affected begin small, daily water changes until cycle stabilizes again.
Non-toxic to invertebrates.