Re: [RML] Gutworm

Merlin (merlin at
Sat, 05 Apr 1997 18:17:03 +1000

Not to mention the money they charge for telling you your fish is gonna die!


At 00:20 5/04/97 -0600, you wrote:
>I know these books get out of date quickly but the 1988 Tetra book
>The Manual of Fish Health (Andrews Exell & Carrington, (on pg 196 if
>you have it), states that Levamisole works nicely on internal
>nematodes. It doesn't give any help on dosage though and says to
>call a vet. I guess most vets would get a kick out of you bringing
>your fish in for an office visit...
>From: SBuckel at
>To: rainbowfish at
>Subject: Re: [RML] Gutworm
>Date: Friday, April 04, 1997 11:48 PM
> levamisole is toxic to fish - Ginny was talking about ivermectin.
>Ivermectin is the only billion dollar drug in the animal drug market.
merlin at