API Triple Sulfa Powder is a special formula of three sulfa medications to effectively treat bacterial infections. This medication will not harm the biological filter and will not color aquarium water.
Treats infections such as hemorrhagic septicemia (blood streaks in fins and body and localized swelling), bacterial gill disease, fin & tail rot, cotton mouth disease, body slime and eye cloud for both fresh and saltwater fish.
Directions for use: For best results, remove activated carbon or filter cartridge from filter and continue aeration. For each 10 gallons of water, empty one packet directly into aquarium. Repeat dose after 24 hours. Wait another 24 hours then change 25% of the aquarium water. Repeat this treatment for a second time, for a total of 4 doses. Then, make a final 25% water change and add fresh activated carbon or replace filter cartridge. Treatment may be repeated if necessary.
One package treats up to 100 gallons. Four doses required for full course of treatment.
Active ingredients per packet: 664 mg Sodium Sulfathiazole, 168 mg Sodium Sulfamethazine, and 168 mg Sodium Sulfacetamide per packet.