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Top Fin® Readistart Nitrifying Bacteria Starter

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Our Top Fin Readistart Nitrifying Bacteria Starter allows immediate introduction of fish for new freshwater and saltwater aquariums. The Bacteria Starter also limits ammonia and nitrite buildup. Only at PetSmart.

Features: Allows immediate introduction of fish
Includes: 1 Readistart Nitrifying Bacteria Starter
Intended For: Aquariums
Product Dimensions/Capacity: 4 fl oz (118 mL); treats up to 118 Gallons of Water

Caution: Keep out of reach of children.

Instructions:
Use when setting up a new aquarium, performing a water change, adding new fish, changing filter media, after medicating, or when ammonia or nitrites are detected. Shake well before use. Measure with closing capon bottle and add directly to aquarium. No refrigeration required. Store in cool, dry place. Do not allow to freeze.

Top Fin® Readistart Nitrifying Bacteria Starter
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Top Fin® Readistart Nitrifying Bacteria Starter is rated 3.0 out of 5 by 2.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works fine I haven't found any issues with Readistart-I highly reccomend this as an extra precaution when adding or removing rocks and fish as the Nitrifying bacteria may decrease with any altercations
Date published: 2018-08-29
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Doesnt work! I bought this so I could take the ammonia out of tap water when adding it to my tank, but the ammonia levels in my water did not change. I have a liquid tester kit for ammonia, nitrate, nitrite, and pH. I decided to test out this bacteria starter by using tap water, adding in the de-chlorinating conditioner, and then adding the readistart. I did this in a separate bowl so that anything in my tank would not effect the results. I got the same amount/range of ammonia as the water that wasn't treated with the readistart. This product does not work at all for the ammonia!!!
Date published: 2018-04-08
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Does this product take the chlorine out of the water????

Asked by: Harley12345
No. This is nitrifying bacteria intended to instantly cycle a tank, or to boost the bacteria colony any time your existing bio load is compromised from filter media changes, tank cleaning, adding additional fish, etc...
Answered by: Dale B
Date published: 2018-11-12

Does this product condition and dechlorinate tap water?

Asked by: gme1
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