API General Cure Powder, treats a wide variety of parasitic diseases including velvet, fish lice, hole-in-the-head disease (Hexamita spp. & Spironucleus), gill & skin flukes (Dactylogyrus & Gyrodactylus).
With active ingredients, metronidazoles and praziquantel, this medication can be used alone or in combination with antibotics kanamycin and nitrofurazone for a very effective, broad parasitic, fungal and bacterial infection treatment.
For use in both freshwater and saltwater aquariums. This medication will not color the aquarium water.
Directions for Use (Packets): For best results, remove activated carbon or filter cartridge from filter and continue aerations. For each 10 gallons (38 L) of water, empty one packet directly into aquarium. Repeat dose after 48 hours. Wait another 48 hours then change 25% of the aquarium water and add fresh activated carbon or replace filter cartridge.
Directions for Use (Bulk): For best results, remove activated carbon or filter cartridge from filter and continue aeration. For each 20 gallons (75 L) of water add 1 scoop (1 tsp.). For larger systems, for each 240 gallons (908 L) of water add 12 scoops (4 Tbsp.), or for each 960 gallons (3,634 L) of water add one cup. Repeat dose after 48 hours. Wait another 48 hours then change 25% of the aquarium water and add fresh activated carbon or replace filter cartridge. Will not discolor water. Safe for use with live plants.
Active ingredients: 250 mg Metronidazole and 75 mg Praziquantel per packet. For aquarium use only. Keep out of reach of children. Not for human consumption or for the treatment of fish intended for human consumption. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. May cause irritation.
Package contains 10 powder packets.