Kordon Malachite Green 4 oz - External Parasite Control
- Controls diseases caused by external parasites
- For use in fresh or saltwater
- Made in U.S.A.
Kordon's Malachite Green is also effective against common external fungal infections of fishes and eggs which include Achlya and Saprolegnia. An extensive body of literature supports its use as an effective agent in the control of fungus on fish eggs.
Kordon's Malachite Green is compatible when used in combination with formalin or Trichlorfon. The product is safe for use in recirculation systems with biological filtration when the concentration of Malachite Green does not exceed 0.10 ppm. Malachite Green is also compatible with Kordon's NovAqua and Fish Protector. Kordon's AmQuel will reduce or eliminate Malachite Green depending upon the amounts in the water
Kordon's Malachite Green is not indicated for the treatment of bacterial diseases with the exception of columnaris disease (Hexibacter columnaris), which has been demonstrated to show sensitivity to the drug. The drug is not recommended for use with fry and "scaleless" fishes (see Toxicity). This drug is primarily intended for the control of external parasites and fungi in freshwater and marine fishes. it is a drug of choice for common Ich (Ichthyophthirius).