Additives

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  1. chelmon

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    When i started in May the LPS told me that I should add CombiSan on a weekly basis.
    What is the general opinion about this product or should I rather use something else?
     
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    Chelmon, sorry what is CombiSan, i am not familiar with the product?
     
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    Sounds like sunscreen or something... :p
     
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    It is a bio-activator that conatains trace elements according to the bottle.
     
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    It is made in France, I don't have french fish
     
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    LOL, well how has the tank been since you been using it?
     
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    Except for that last CA overdose, no problem. The question is if I use Tropic Marin Pro reef salt do I still need to add extra trace elements?
     
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    trace elements will needed to added only if it is low.eg if calcium is low,then you will need to dose
     
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    Depending on how heavily stocked your tank is and how much water you change, i use trace element additives daily. Skimmers also remove a fair amount of trace elements. IMO if there are no negative effects carry on using it.
     
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