When your fish needs help, rely on Lifeguard aquarium fish disease treatment.
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Aquarium fish disease treatment.

With Tetra's Lifeguard, there is no need for time-consuming guesswork when it comes to treating your freshwater fish. A unique, broad spectrum, non-antibiotic agent, Lifeguard treats the clinical signs of disease at their earliest stages in freshwater fish. Added to aquarium water, the powerful oxidizing action of HaloShield® attacks and destroys microorganisms that can cause disease in fish.
Use for treating fungus, ick, red streaks, milky or shedding slime, flukes, bacterial gill disease, mouth and fin rot, clamped or torn fins, and ulcers. Lifeguard may also be used as a preventive when adding new fish. Five day treatment.
Lifeguard is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 5.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works Wonders My 10 gallon aquarium has had fish dying for months. Advice was given from on line sites, pet shop owners, "fish experts". Their instructions were followed exactly and the fish continued to die. The tank had two rounds of erythromycin, two rounds of doxycycline, and copper treatments. The fish continued to die. Then I stumbled on to Lifeguard at a Petco. It was almost miraculous! After two treatments, what few fish that were left, stopped flashing and started eating. I highly recommend Lifeguard.
Date published: 2016-10-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My betta, Prince, is happily recovering! When I first read reviews of this product, it seemed as if this stuff was useless to use as treatment for my betta fish, Prince ,who came down with velvet. It turns out that after the five day treatment, along with the use of aquarium salt and a complete tank blackout, my betta fish Prince regained his vibrant color and peppy personality. I highly recommend using this product. But just keep in mind, the moment you notice symptoms in your fish, treat it in a timely matter. It doesn't take very long for a disease to worsen. Follow these steps and you will be on the right track to keeping your fish happy and healthy. Don't forget that results may vary ;)
Date published: 2016-09-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My betas loosing color? I just noticed my dumbo fin beta fish has been acting strange... And has lost alot of color to him! He is usually very active amd he has been hiding alot lately and doesnt seem to want food?! Ive used this medicine to treat plenty of issues ive had with fish including really bad popeye in a female beta epsum salt helped too but i dont know exactly whats wrong with him bur im about to start treatment for him???!!
Date published: 2016-05-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Saved My Bettas Life! On Wednesday morning I noticed that my Betta was covered in fungus and his eye was very strange looking. I bought the meds and at like 9pm I used half a tablet (2.5 gallon tank) to treat his tank. By the next afternoon I could tell he was getting better. And by this morning he is doing very well. I have only used 2 doses so far! :)
Date published: 2015-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product, worked like a charm! Ok, so the key to this treatment is definitely get it going early. I had a black moor starting to get covered in white spots from ick and totally lethargic and began the treatment, by the morning of day 3, the spots were disappearing and my fish was VERY active! I was sooo excited to see the black moor doing so well, especially since it was my 6 year old son's favorite fish, that i HAD to write a review. This product worked great for me for ick, but it definitely, in my opinion, depends on how early you get it going, i had a 2nd goldfish quarantined with ick, much further along that did NOT make it, but his ick was SO much more progressed. However, ALL the fish in my big tank where i did the treatment pulled through great, composed of fancy goldfish and baby guppies! Thanks Tetra!
Date published: 2011-08-19
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How long can Lifeguard be used? Fish are better but not well.

Asked by: gmorel1916
You can do a regimen of 5 days, then take a day off, and do a partial water change as well as run some fresh carbon. On day 7, start another round of 5 days. If they are not 100% by the end of the 2nd round, do the water change and carbon again, but then find another medication to finish the job. BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-10-18

Can I use this on bettas? If they have fin rot?

Asked by: Fishlover06
Yes, as long as their tank is filtered and heated.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-10-17

Do I put the Lifeguard treatment in the tank or in the filter?

Asked by: AstrosFan
It would go directly into the tank, not the filter system.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-10-14

I have tetras,corries and angelfish in my tank. will this product harm them?

Asked by: debb
It is fine to use with the corys and angelfish. In regards to the tetras, that depends. Many tetras are sensitive to medication, such as neons and cardinals. If in doubt, do a partial water change first, to make sure your water quality is in great shape, and do only a half dose. Observe the fish closely, and if they show any signs of stress, use your de-chlorinator to remove the medication. BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-10-13

Have a betta that seems to have multiple problems. Possible fin rot, ich, etc. 2days using ich guard.cloudy green? W/c 3 of 5gal. Would like to use lifequard. Can I in uncycled?

Asked by: nuts
Sounds like the first thing to do is getting water quality back in good shape. Test your parameters, and make sure his tank is warm. He needs around 80 degrees Fahrenheit. If these two things are not in proper order, medicating him won't help. I would also add a teaspoon of aquarium salt to his tank to help reduce stress, fight parasites, reduce nitrites, and improve alkalinity/pH if necessary. If the tank is uncycled, no, do not use Lifeguard. The fin rot may improve with the improvement of the water quality, and as for the ich, the salt will help, but continue to use Ick Guard. When done with treating, use Tetra SafeStart Plus.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-10-13

Can I use Tetra Lifeguard All in One in a tank that has a Glass Catfish and a Pleco? Another fish in the tank has suspected parasites, not sure how to proceed. Thanks!

Asked by: Heidi1226
I would not recommend it with Glass Catfish as they tend to be very delicate. Plecos are fine. I would recommend a hospital tank for the one fish and treat with Parasite Guard.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-10-03

Do I need to clean my bowl out with water conditioner droplets and then put a tablet in or does my fish need to be in the bowl when I add tablets??

Asked by: Sarahgraceh17
You clean it out, fill it back up, and then drop the tablets in. Once they are done dissolving you put the fish back into the tank. The product pictured is not a water conditioner, however, it is a medication.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-10-03

Also I just a 1 gallon bowl with no movement, can I use this product for it?? 

Asked by: Sarahgraceh17
No, you must have water movement in order to medicate a tank or bowl. The medication will utilize too much oxygen.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-10-03
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