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Tetra Aquarium AlgaeControl

Tetra AlgaeControl™ not only combats aquarium algae, it also works to keep it from returning. AlgaeControl™ is highly effective against green water (algal blooms), bluegreen algae, diatoms or “brown algae,” hair algae or blanketweed that grow on the glass and décor. Unlike some other products on the market, Tetra AlgaeControl™ can be safely used in planted aquariums. Tetra's precision dropper tops help consumers administer the proper dose to their aquarium. One drop treats one gallon.
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2 out of 450%of reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.
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Customer Reviews for Aquarium AlgaeControl
Review 1 for Aquarium AlgaeControl
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5 / 5
5 / 5

Does what iy says om the tin :)

PostedAugust 31, 2013
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CrisIT
from Ohio, USA
How long have you owned an aquarium?6-12 months
Type of tank:Goldfish
Size of tank:11 to 20 gallons
I've had an algae bloom problem for weeks, I tried replacing the water numerous times, cleaning the tank and equipment but within a day the luminous green water would return. The biggest problem is that the tank is in direct sunlight.
I decided to try using this product....
Within hours I noticed a difference, by the next day the algae was gone, no more luminous green water....
Very happy with the results....
I would recommend this to a friend!
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Review 2 for Aquarium AlgaeControl
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5 / 5
5 / 5

This product work as it is said to do.

PostedJanuary 4, 2013
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Kyuzo
from San Diego
How long have you owned an aquarium?Less than 6 months
Type of tank:Tropical
Size of tank:Less than 10 gallons
First time using this product and it works great didn't had a single problem with it. Did what it suppose to do I'm happy with this product.
I would recommend this to a friend!
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Review 3 for Aquarium AlgaeControl
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1 / 5
1 / 5

It cleared our tank AND our fish!

PostedFebruary 7, 2014
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Nisha
How long have you owned an aquarium?3+ years
Type of tank:Tropical
We experienced a huge algae bloom in our fish tank. We relocated the tank thinking that it may have been exposed to too much light. Then we did a 40-50% water change and replaced the filter. Nothing changed. Based on a recommendation we purchased this wretched product. We followed the instructions to the letter, and within 3 days ALL of our fish died- including our plecostomus, nails and newborn Black Mollies.
So yes, this product got rid of the algae. Our tank has never looked better, but now it's empty....
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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Review 4 for Aquarium AlgaeControl
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1 / 5
1 / 5

sand would be more effective

PostedNovember 5, 2012
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fwimble
from new jersey
How long have you owned an aquarium?1-3 years
Type of tank:Goldfish
Size of tank:11 to 20 gallons
I use this in my 20 gallon tank, and even when i leave my filter out and let it circulate around for a week, it does literally nothing. It was probably the worst algae control product I have ever bought. Don't waste your money on it, go buy Jungle brand No More Algae. That stuff actually works, and quite well at that.
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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San Diego
 
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Posted January 4, 2013
First time using it and it work great. I don't have any problem with it and I have a 5 gallon fish tank. ^-^
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