testing question

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    imdaring love my reef

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    waht kind of test do I use to test the iodine level??? Or should I just does the tank with iodine?
     
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    yote Ceritfied Mantis Hunter Moderator

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    I dont test for iodine,But I dont dose my tank with it either.
    Regular water changes will take of that for you.
     
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    RyanG ^*Eternal Dumbass*^

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    Yep listen to yote. Iodine will be replentished with regular water changes. Test for magnesium instead its as important as calcium and alkalinity.
     
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    The only time I test for iodine is when I get lazy on water changes.
     
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    good to know thanks
     
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    dont ever dose your tank with something you dont test for
     
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    Bifferwine I am a girl

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    I agree with all of the above. Not worth dosing for and not worth testing for.
     
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    juat so you know for the future there is iodine and iodide and they have two different tests for them so if you do decide to test for it make shure you have the right test also.
     
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