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Pond Solutions Stress-X

Pond Solutions Stress-X | Hikari

Pond Solutions Stress-X

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Brand: Pond Solutions by Hikari

SKU: Has16-18


Replaces slime coat and adds essential electrolytes. Also removes chlorine and free iodine, detoxifies nitrite, copper and heavy metals and boosts alkalinity. 

Great For Freshwater, Marine or Pond Environments

Stress-X was developed to offer the hobbyist an effective way to replace a lost slime-coat on freshwater, marine or pond fishes while helping to reduce stress and more.


  • Removes Chlorine
  • Removes Free Iodine
  • Detoxifies Nitrite
  • Detoxifies Heavy Metals (including Copper)
  • Boost Alkalinity
  • Replaces Lost or Damaged Skin-Slime Coat
  • Adds Electrolytes
  • Helps Reduce Stress
  • Non-Toxic To Humans, Pets & Aquatic Life

Treats 960-gallons per 16 oz.

Has16: 16oz Quantity discount: 12 or more

Has18: 1 gal Quantity discount: 4 or more


Water, sodium thiosulfate, buffers, electrolytes, proprietary synthetic polymer formulation and preservatives.


Directions For Use

To condition water* for aquarium or pond use add 1 teaspoonful (5 mL) of Stress-X per 10 gallons of water. Should be added to water before adding new fishes, invertebrates, amphibians or plants. May be used daily, if needed. Excellent for use when shipping fish in bags.

*will not remove or detoxify ammonia or chloramines


Use Stress-X any time you notice damaged skin-slime coat or increased stress levels brought about by damage to the skin.


Compatible with all liquid and powder tests kits. Incompatible with permanganate-based aquarium and pond treatments. Will not remove essential iodine (iodide and/or iodate ions) from saltwater. Compatible with chelated copper treatment. Does not interfere with fish or invertebrate respiration; does not contain plant extracts.

Because We Care: 

Stress-X has been developed to offer assistance to aquarium or pond fish who have lost their skin-slime coat or who are and for ease of use by the user.