Can I Use Aquasafe While Fish Are In The Tank



How long should AquaSafe sit before adding fish?

This will allow the heater to stabilize the temperature and ensure that all equipment is working properly. After this 24-48 hour period, you can immediately add fish once you have added Tetra AquaSafe® to the water. When you do add your fish, float them in a plastic container for 20-30 minutes.

Can you add Tetra SafeStart with fish in tank?

For healthy maintenance, add one teaspoon (5ml) for every 10 gallons when adding fish, after water changes or after replacing filter media. Tank Preparation: Condition tap water with Tetra AquaSafe®.

How long do you have to wait before adding more fish?

You generally want to wait at least two weeks between introducing new additions to your fish tank. This gives time for the biological filter to get caught up again. This time also allows the new fish to get used to the fish tank, and the older, more established fish to get used to the new additions to your fish tank.

Does AquaSafe work immediately?

Make sure that replacement water is the same temperature as water in aquarium. AquaSafe PLUS works instantly to make tap water safe for fish. The PLUS BioExtract formula contains natural biopolymers and essential vitamins and minerals for healthy and clear water.

Does AquaSafe plus remove ammonia?

AquaSafe Plus does not remove ammonia, no. It removes chlorine, chloramines, and heavy metals, making tapwater safe for all freshwater fish and intertebrates.

How often should I use AquaSafe?

Change the Filter Cartridge at least every four weeks, or when you see a noticeable reduction in water flow. Add Tetra AquaSafe® or Tetra SafeStart® whenever you add water or fish to your aquarium.

What does Tetra SafeStart do?

Tetra SafeStart accelerates the establishment of the bio-filter in newly set-up aquariums. It can also be used after a water change, when adding new fish or after medicating. SafeStart contains patented and patent pending bacteria and is proven to reduce fish loss due to ammonia and nitrite toxicity.

Can I put fish in my tank after 24 hours?

After purchasing your new aquarium, make sure to set it up, add water, substrate and plants and allow it to settle for at least 24 – 48 hours before adding fish. Once you’ve got your aquarium set up, you’ll be ready to choose which fish will populate your tank.

Can you overdose Tetra SafeStart?

It shouldn’t cause any problems, even if you dumped the whole bottle in. I believe their is no source of nitrogen within the product (unless bacteria die), so there is no danger of overdosing.

How long can a fish stay in a bag?

When you buy a new fish from the pet store, it likely comes home with you in a bag. You know you have to give the fish time to acclimate to the new tank environment. However, you might not know how long the fish can safely be kept in the bag. The short answer is a fish can live in a bag for between 7 to 9 hours.