Pond Medic BROAD SPECTRUM Potassium Permanganate medication is used when fish are suffering from ulcers, flicking or scraping against objects or if they have visible crustacean parasites on them. Potassium Permanganate is on of the most popular disinfectants in the Aquaculture industry. Can be HARMFUL TO PLANTS
This medication will also temporarily clear green water. BROAD SPECTRUM Potassium Permanganate should never be used in conjunction with other medication. Always aerate water when treating fish.
All medication is harmful to biological filters. Filters should be reseeded with bacteria after treatment. BROAD SPECTRUM Potassium Permanganate should therefore be applied only to the tanks and containers where the affected fish have been housed and isolated for treatment.
In the event of overdosing, reaction can be stopped by adding ANTI-CHLORINE treatment to the water. Individual fish can be treated by being dipped in milk for a few seconds to eliminate all trace elements.
COMPOSITION: Potassium Permanganate in aqueous solution.
1. BATH TREATMENT: Add 1ml per 30l of pond water. Add 10ml for every 300l of pond water treated. Treat daily until pink colour remains in the water 10-12 hours. Check colour in white cup. 2. DIP TREATMENT: Add 5 drops per or 5ml per 30l. Dip in separate container for 30 minutes only. 3. SHAKE THE BOTTLE VIGOROUSLY BEFORE EVERY APPLICATION. 4. SWAB SOLUTION: Pour solution directly onto a cotton swab and touch directly onto ulcers, wounds, fungus, Argulus lice and anchor worms. Take care not to touch eyes or gills directly with medication. Treat wounds only once directly, repeating treatment can cause eroding of the flesh tissue. 5. For general prevention treatment, dose at half strength.
DO NOT STORE IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT
POISONOUS • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN • AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES, SKIN AND CLOTHING • NOT TO BE USED ON FISH INTENDED FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION
STORAGE AND DISPOSAL Store in the closed original container where possible in a cool dry place, out of reach of children. Dispose of empty container by wrapping in paper, placing in plastic bag and place in garbage.