Fritz Rift Lake Cichlid Buffer is a special blend of carbonate salts formulated to replicate the natural chemistry/habitat of the African Rift Lakes by increasing buffer capacity, alkalinity and pH. When used as directed, Fritz Rift Lake Cichlid Buffer will maintain a pH of 7. 8 - 8. 4 for Malawi and Victorian Cichlids and 9. 0 -9. 4 for Tanganyikian Cichlids. Fritz Rift Lake Cichlid Buffer will help your cichlids thrive and reproduce while promoting health, growth and intensified color. For best results use in combination with Fritz Rift Lake Probiotic Cichlid Salt
Fritz Rift Lake Cichlid Buffer - 1.25lb
Use the amount indicated below for the lake you are wanting to simulate.Initially add daily until the desired pH is reached and maintained.
Use as required to maintain pH, usually every 2-3 weeks.
Dosages below are per 10 gallons (37.85) liters
Tanganyika: Use 1 tsp (5 g)
Malawi: Use 1/2 tsp (2.5 g)
Victoria: Use 1/2 tsp (2.5 g)
It is recommended to pre-dissolve this buffer in freshwater before adding to the aquarium