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|85A||8 oz. bottle|
|85B||4 oz. bottle|
|85C||16 oz. bottle|
|85D||1 gallon bottles|
|85E||5 gallon bottles|
|85F||16 oz. bottle with pump|
|85G||1 oz. bottle (packed 12 to a display)|
|85H||2 oz. bottle on card|
|85B||4 oz. bottle|
|85Q||¼ oz. tube (packed 50 to a display)|
· Replaces the natural slime coating fish may lose in times of stress
· Removes chlorine from tap water
· Contains Aloe Vera, nature's "liquid bandage," to promote the healing of skin wounds and torn fins
· 1-ounce (30 mL) treats 60 gallons (227.10 L) of fresh or salt water
· Setting up an aquarium
· Changing water
· Aiding new fish to a tank
· Fish are damaged by injury or disease
All tropical fish secrete a protective mucoprotein
slime coating that covers the scales and skin. This slime coat acts
as a defense against invasion by bacterial, parasitic, and fungal
pathogens. Essential electrolytes necessary for osmoregulation are
lost through breaks in the skin and slime coating causing dangerous
stress. Open wounds and abrasions caused by handling, netting, and
breeding behavior are readily attacked by disease organisms resulting
in further stress and fish death. STRESS COAT is a special patented
formula containing a slime coat replenisher and Aloe Vera, nature's
own liquid bandage. This formula not only eases stress but promotes
the healing of damaged fish tissue.
STRESS COAT contains a special non-toxic polymer that is attracted to the skin of the fish forming a synthetic slime coat envelope. STRESS COAT also contains electrolytes such as sodium, magnesium, and chloride which helps reduce loss of electrolytes through the skin, gills, and damaged tissue. The Aloe Vera in STRESS COAT reduces inflammation of damaged fish tissue. Independent studies have proven that STRESS COAT aids in the healing and regeneration of damaged tissue. This formulation was proven so unique and effective that it was awarded U.S. Patent 4500510.
STRESS COAT is used worldwide as a tonic when actual tissue damage and stress has occurred as a result of disease or fish interaction. STRESS COAT also neutralizes chlorine and can be used in conjunction with Aquarium Pharmaceuticals AMMO-LOCK®2 to condition aquarium water and neutralize toxic ammonia in tap water. STRESS COAT is used and recommended by fish handlers to add to bags of fish during transporting.
To Replace Fish Slime Coating: to promote the
healing of skin wounds and torn fins, add two teaspoonfuls (10 mL)
of STRESS COAT for each 10 gallons (37.85 L) of aquarium water.
To Remove Chlorine: add one teaspoonful (5 mL) of STRESS COAT for every 10 gallons (37.85 L) of tap water.
To Remove Chloramine: use Aquarium Pharmaceuticals AMMO-LOCK®2. AMMO-LOCK 2 will instantly lock up the ammonia from chloramine as well as ammonia produced by decomposing fish waste.
STRESS COAT is not a medication and is not intended to be a substitute for any medication.