Hikari® Stress-X™ is an effective way to replace lost slime-coat on freshwater and marine fishes while helping to reduce stress! It also removes chlorine and free iodine, detoxifies nitrite and heavy metals, boosts alkalinity and adds eletrolytes. Developed to provide the hobbyist with dependable water condition and fish stress reduction
Breaks down the chloramine bond and removes chlorine and free ammonia
Detoxifies nitrite and heavy metals (including copper)
Replaces lost or damaged slime coat with natural slime coat components
Boosts alkalinity and adds essential electrolytes
Will not inhibit bodily function when used regularly
Non-toxic to humans, pets and aquatic life
Use Directions Add 1 teaspoon (5 mL) per 10 gallons. Use when you notice damaged skin-slime coat or increased stress, or before adding new fishes, invertebrates, amphibians or plants. May be used daily, if needed. Excellent for use when shipping fish in bags.
Compatibility Compatible with all liquid and powder test kits. Incompatible with permanganate-based aquarium and pond treatments. Will not remove essential iodine (iodide and/or iodate ions) from saltwater. Compatible with chelated copper treatment. Does not interfere with fish or invertebrate respiration.