Cloverleaf Formaldehyde Answer
A stronger treatment for use when troubled by persistent problems of protozoan parasites such as white spot, tricodina, chilodonella and costia. Can be used with Malachite Answer as a stronger treatment for parasite problems at a rate of 50% normal dose rate of Formaldehyde Answer to 50% normal dose rate of Malachite Answer.
White spot – cause: Parasite Symptoms: pin-head sized white spots on fish with clamped fins fish rubbing against solid objects.
Gill and skin flukes – cause: Parasite Symptoms: rubbing against solid objects can cause heavy breathing may have whitish film over skin.
Costia – cause: Parasite Symptoms: rubbing against solid objects, fish swim awkwardly with folded fins, rapid breathing.
Chilodonella – cause: Parasite Symptoms: rapid breathing, whitish-blue opaqueness covering body mainly around eye, head and back.
Dosage: 10ml per 680ltr ( 150Gal): When used with Malachite Answer 10ml per 1360ltr (300Gal)
Switch off UV for 5 days, repeat after 7 days if problem persists up to 3 applications, do note use any other medication within 14 days of last treatment.