EIHO AQUA COPPER is a special formulation to combat against external parasites. It is effective against ich, flukes (Gyrodactylus, Dactylogyrus), anchor worms, velvet (Oodinium and Amyloodimium) and protozoan parasite (Chilodonella, Costia, Trichodina, Brooklynella).
Most fish carry a small amount of external parasites. When fish are stressed or environmental conditions are poor, these parasites can in turn flourish, and affect the fish. AQUA COPPER contains chelated copper which will provide fast treatment against these parasites.
• Fish can have opaque patches of slime on body
• Flicking and rubbing against object
• Rapid gills movement and appear restless
• Ocassionally stays near to surface of water
• Dusty appearance (mini spots all over body)
• Eyes can appear sunken
1 cap (5ml) for 50L. Single dosage can provide effective concentration of copper ions over a period of 2-4 weeks. Remove activated carbon and turn off UV during treatment. Use copper test kit to measure level before adding the second dosage. The effective concentration of copper is 0.15 -0.20mg/l. Will harm invertebrates, snails, shrimps and plants. Do not overdose. Please ensure KH level is 2dkH or above before using EIHO AQUA COPPER.