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API API Stress Coat Aquarium Water Conditioner

Water conditioner with healing power of Aloe VeraReplaces the natural protective slime coating fish need in times of stressRemoves chlorine, neutralizes chloramines, and detoxifies heavy metalsHelps to heal skin wounds and torn finsScientifically proven to reduce fish stress by 40% and to promote regeneration of damaged tissueUse Stress Coat whenever you are setting up an aquarium, adding or handling fish or changing waterMade in the USA
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will it hurt my invertebrates

along with my fish i also have-fresh water shrimps-clams-and-frogs
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No. Stress Coat is same for inverts.
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It doesn't hurt my ghost shrimp. I can't speak about frogs but this product is intended for fish.
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Can i use this in a Betta bowl?

someone told me i had to get the special betta fish kind. wanted to check and see if that's true
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I used this product for my betta fish and he has been doing perfectly fine. I have been using it for around a month and a half.
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This will work just fine. But they do make fish specific products for almost all fish types now
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My cat likes to drink the fish water with Stress Coat. Is that going to hurt her?

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Probably isn't good for her. I'd get a hood on your aquarium like you're supposed to.
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Do you deliberately give it to her? Or does she just take it for her self? As far as I know Whatever substance in the conditioner that is good for fishes, might not be good for cats.Whether it will hurt her or not I do not think it is safe for a cat to drink fish water. Especially because fishes carry many diseases
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Can I use API Stress Coat Plus in my saltwater tank?

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Yes. The label says it's for fresh and saltwater tanks. However, Stress Coat is not as effective as it used to be, so make sure you're using a reliable water conditioner along with it.
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I have a bottle of that product, at the very bottom of the label it says fresh or salt water. Personally I've used it for both with no adverse effects to my inverts, corals or fish; so by all means give it a shot.
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How much should I use when I only need to add 1 gallon of water to my salt-water tank

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One half of a millileter. Howver, Stress Coat is not nearly as effective as it used to be, so make sure you're using a reliable water conditioner along with it.
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Only one drop per gallon.
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How many drops should i use for a 2.5 gallon tank?

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Don't measure in drops. Measure in milileters like the label says. For each gallon, you'll need half of a millileter. So for a 2.5 gallon tank, you should use one and a half millileters.

However, if you're using this as a water conditioner to remove chlorine and chloromine, use something else. Stress Coat is not as effective as it used to be.
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My educated guess would be to add a 1/2 teaspoon. I have a 2.5 gallon tank too and I'm going to be putting a betta in it so that's what I'm going to put in.
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can use the water conditioner with my fish in the tank as the Biological aquarium supplement?

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No. This is StressCoat. What you're asking about is called StressZyme, also by API. I've never tried it as I don't like adding bacteria in that manner.
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Can you use stress coat and stress zyme together in a 20 gallon tank? Or will it do more damage than good?

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Can API Stress Coat be used in conjuction with Tetra EasyBalance Plus?

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