API Aquarium Salt – 32 oz


All natural salt made from evaporated sea water. Aquarium Salt can be used with tropical fish, goldfish and koi. Aquarium Salt will not change pH. Aquarium Salt should not be used as a substitute for marine aquarium salt.

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API Aquarium Salt – 32 oz

How the API Aquarium Salt – 32 oz Works:

Aquarium Salt may be used as a short-term bath to treat external parasites (Tricodina, Ichthyobodo, or Epistylis).  Add one rounded tablespoonful for every 5 U.S. gallons (19 L) of tank water.  To treat goldfish bowls add ½ teaspoonful for each U. S. gallon (3.78 L).

Note: Salt buildup could be harmful to your aquaponic plants. It is recommended that you use a separate tank or aquarium to expose your fish to salt.

  1. Dissolve 2 ½ cups (370 g) for every 10 U.S. gallons (40 L) of aquarium water.
  2. Carefully place the infested fish in the container for 5 to 10 minutes, and then put the treated fish back into the aquarium.
  3. The bath may be repeated in 24 hours if necessary.

Product Details:

All natural Aquarium salt is made from evaporated sea water.

  • Promotes healthy gill function.
  • Helps to reduce stress.
  • Reduces electrolyte loss.
  • Improves the efficiency of medications.
  • Reduces the harmful effects of nitrite.
  • Provides essential electrolytes fish need to reach peak coloration and vitality.

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