MEDICATIONS THAT DAMAGE THE BIOFILTER

Here are articles focused on medications and dosages and not on a single, specific illness.

MEDICATIONS THAT DAMAGE THE BIOFILTER

Postby Fred Goodall » Wed Sep 05, 2007 8:06 am

MEDICATIONS THAT DAMAGE THE BIOFILTER

By Jim E. Quarles
22-04-99

Herewith is a table of chemicals and their effect on Nitrifying bacteria. I hope it proves useful to some of you who have doubts on this subject.
Image
Image


*Safe if kept at minimum therapeutic level ( .15 to .25 ppm for copper salfate, somewhat higher for chleated copper depending on type.

**Not at normal therapeutic levels. Can be used at low levels. Erythromycin, can be safely used at 1 ppm for Cyanobacteria ( Red and Hair Algae ) control.

Acknowledgment:
The late Edward Cassidy.
User avatar
Fred Goodall
Administrator
Administrator
 
Posts: 6862
Joined: Sun Nov 14, 2004 1:28 am
Location: california

Return to Medications and Dosage Articles

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests

cron