Is API SUPER ICK CURE safe for snails?
API SUPER ICK CURE is safe for snails, but it is recommended that you use half the normal dosage.
Should I remove my filtration media before using API SUPER ICK CURE?
Products that are designed to remove things from your aquarium, such as filter media, will also remove dosed medication from your tank. For best results from medication, remove your filtration media as you dose with API SUPER ICK CURE.
Is API SUPER ICK CURE safe for freshwater shrimp?
API SUPER ICK CURE is for use in freshwater aquariums only with tropical fish and marine fish, not shrimp.
Will API SUPER ICK CURE kill my live rock, and should I shut off my UV sterilizer?
API SUPER ICK CURE is not appropriate for use in reef aquariums, or aquariums with live rocks. Your UV Sterilizer will not be affected by this treatment. For best results, remove activated carbon or filter cartridge from filter and continue aeration.
Does API SUPER ICK CURE work for turtles?
API SUPER ICK CURE is specific to the fish parasite Ich. Turtles are not affected by this parasite. However, API SUPER ICK CURE will not harm your turtle if it is used in aquarium with a turtle present.
Is API SUPER ICK CURE safe for use with aquatic snails?
No – remove aquatic snails before dosing.
Will API SUPER ICK CURE discolor an acrylic tank?
API SUPER ICK CURE medication and many other API medications will discolor aquarium water. It is important to remove any ornaments or fake plants that you may not want to stain prior to dosing. Do remember that the discoloration is part of the medication, so do not try to remove colors until the end of the treatment. The discoloration will naturally fade with time and light exposure, but can be eliminated more quickly by performing frequent partial water changes and adding API ACTIVATED CARBON or API BIO-CHEM ZORB to the filter media.