Bioadhesive supplement repairs and strengthens a fishes natural slime coat which strengthens the fishes defense against protozoan infections such as velvet.
New natural oils and filming technology for the relief of unwelcome parasites. The natural oils are combined with a polymer that acts as a slime coat and carries the oils to the body of the fish. A protein solubilizer helps promote the penetration of the oils into the cell structure of the fishes skin. The crowning additive is the Biospheres·® Technology. This causes the treatment package to be covered with a shield to maintain contact.
Bio-adhesive supplement repairs and strengthens· the fishâ€™s natural slime coat which protects· against protozoan infections including velvet,· trichodina and Ick.
Protoshield is a revolutionary new way to help· maintain fish optimum health. Proven, natural oils· and extracts are combined with a patented film· forming matrix to help repair and strengthen a fishâ€™s· natural slime coat and help provide a protective shield· around your fish. A fishâ€™s slime coat acts as the first· line of defense for fish against protozoan infections.
Active Ingredients: Chitosan, D-Limonene, Manuka· Oil, Neem Oil
Special note on Protoshield â€” Do not exceed recommended dosage. This product may slow biological filtration. During use some sessile invertebrates will retract for the first several hours. This condition will be temporary and may last for up to 24 hours. Tested on Stone Polyp, Brain Favites, Mushroom (Rhodactis), Ricordea Sp., Favia Fragum, Plate Coral Sp., Tubastraea Sp., Knobby Leather Sp., Acropora Sp., Finger Coral (Porites) coral species. All corals and polyps may not react the same way as the test species. Follow dosage directions as detailed on the product packaging.