On Tue, 12 Mar 1996 Aquatic-Plants-Owner at actwin_com wrote:

> From: sryan at skypoint_com (S. Ryan)
> Date: Tue, 12 Mar 96 20:04 CST
> Subject: Re: Aquatic Plants Digest V1 #314
> I am replying about medication in planted tanks. It's my first time and
> please e-mail me if I do it wrong. I reluctantly tried Maracide by Mardel
> Labs, because I was desperate. A trusted fish store employee recommended it
> as the safest ich med for planted tanks. I watched carefully and with much
> fear. Lo and behold, 5 days later the ich was gone and I swear the plants
> grew at greater than normal rate. I am not making this up and I was as
> surprised as you are! Anyone else have this experience?
> Robin using husbands address sryan at skypoint_com>

You're lucky....A medication called Furacyn killed most of my plants.  
Update:  My fish are all ok (so far).