API® STRESS COAT water conditioner makes tap water safe for fish by removing chlorine, chloramines and heavy metals from tap water, and contains the healing power of Aloe Vera to reduce fish stress by up to 40% and to heal damaged tissue and wounds. API STRESS COAT water conditioner also reduces electrolyte loss in your fish, and should be used when:
· Handling, netting, or adding fish to a bag for the trip home from the store · Starting an aquarium · Performing monthly water changes · When adding new fish to your aquarium
Our unique formula is scientifically proven to reduce fish stress and heal damaged tissue by forming a synthetic slime coating on your fish. STRESS COAT water conditioner also helps reduce fish susceptibility to disease and infection.
Add 5 ml. for each 38 litres of aquarium water. Double the dose to replace slime coat and to repair damaged skin and fins.
Add 5 ml. per 38 litres
What is API STRESS COAT™ water conditioner?
API STRESS COAT is a tap water conditioner that eliminates harmful chemicals, and uses the added benefit of soothing Aloe Vera to reduce fish stress and promote healing of wounds and damaged tissue.
Is API STRESS COAT™ water conditioner a dechlorinator?
Yes, API STRESS COAT removes chlorine and neutralizes chloramines and heavy metals found in tap water.
Is API STRESS COAT™ water conditioner suitable for both freshwater and marine (saltwater) aquariums?
Yes, API STRESS COAT is safe for both freshwater and saltwater aquariums, but is not recommended for use if you have a protein skimmer.
Is API STRESS COAT™ water conditioner safe for all fish, invertebrates, and aquarium plants?
Yes, API STRESS COAT is safe for all fish, invertebrates, and aquarium plants.
Does API STRESS COAT™ water conditioner affect the biological filter or the pH of aquarium water?
No, API STRESS COAT does not affect the biological filter (natural aquarium cycle) or your water’s pH levels.
Can I use API STRESS COAT™ water conditioner with other API products?
Yes, you can use API STRESS COAT with all other API products.
I accidentally overdosed my fish with API STRESS COAT™ water conditioner. Should I worry?
No, API STRESS COAT will not harm your fish or plants.
How much API STRESS COAT™ water conditioner should I use?
If you are using API STRESS COAT as a dechlorinator to make tap water safe, you should dose enough for the amount of new water you are adding to the aquarium. If you are using API STRESS COAT to help your fish recover from injury or a disease, dose enough for the amount of water in the whole aquarium.