What is API STRESS COAT?
API STRESS COAT is a tap water conditioner that eliminates harmful chemicals, and uses the added benefit of soothing Aloe Vera to reduce fish stress and promote healing of wounds and damaged tissue.
Is API STRESS COAT a dechlorinator?
Yes, API STRESS COAT removes chlorine and neutralizes chloramines and heavy metals found in tap water.
Is API STRESS COAT suitable for both freshwater and marine (saltwater) aquariums?
Yes, API STRESS COAT is safe for saltwater aquariums, but is not recommended for use if you have a protein skimmer.
Is API STRESS COAT safe for all fish, invertebrates, and aquarium plants?
Yes, API STRESS COAT is safe for all fish, invertebrates, and aquarium plants.
Does API STRESS COAT affect the biological filter or the pH of aquarium water?
No, API STRESS COAT does not affect the biological filter (natural aquarium cycle) or your water’s pH levels.
Can I use API STRESS COAT with other API products?
Yes, you can use API STRESS COAT with all other API products.
I accidentally overdosed my fish with API STRESS COAT. Should I worry?
No, API STRESS COAT will not harm your fish or plants.
How much API STRESS COAT should I use?
If you are using API STRESS COAT as a dechlorinator to make tap water safe, you should dose enough for the amount of new water you are adding to the aquarium. If you are using API STRESS COAT to help your fish recover from injury or a disease, dose enough for the amount of water in the whole aquarium.
Is API MARINE STRESS COAT for use in marine aquariums only?
Yes, API MARINE STRESS COAT is solely for use in marine (saltwater) aquariums. Use API STRESS COAT for regular freshwater tanks.
How often can I dose my tank with API MARINE STRESS COAT?
Use API MARINE STRESS COAT when your fish seem stressed, or after you’ve performed a 25% water change to dechlorinate water and soothe your fish. You can use more frequently if you wish.