Stop Parasite is effective and safe when used as directed. First it's necessary to make sure that your tank has a parasitic infestation and not some other type of infection. If there is any question, it's a good idea to use Erythromycin along with Stop Parasites for best results.
During the treatment cycle, eliminate all filtration which removes particles smaller than 25 microns. Stop the use of poly filters, Chemisorb, charcoal, UV and ozone systems. Protein skimmers may be left running.
Put 10 drops per gallon of water twice daily (once in the morning, once in the evening) into the tank for 5 days. Stop Parasites is acidic, so check the pH of the tank both before and after each dose and buffer if necessary.
NEW FISH -
When you bring new fish home, add 5 drops of Stop Parasites to the water in the acclimation container.
When buying new fish, ask the store clerk to add 5 drops of Stop Parasites to the water in the fish bag.
-Add 5 drops of Stop Parasites to the tank water twice daily for 4-5 days after new fish are introduced to prevent stress induced parasites in the new fish as well as the old ones.
-Stop Parasites is safe when used as directed, but Chem-Marin is not responsible for any damage caused by misuse of its products.
-Stop Parasites should be shaken well before use and kept refrigerated.
- Keep Stop Parasites away from children.