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Boyd Vitachem 4 oz.

Boyd Vitachem 4 oz.

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Boyd Vitachem 4 oz. Information

A complete vitamin supplement with natural lipids and aminos. It`s great for fin regeneration & preventing lateral line disease. Highest amount of active vitamin C available. 4oz.

Vita-chem for fresh water fish and Vita-chem for marine fish is an extraordinary new fish vitamin introduced by Boyd Enterprises, Inc., manufacturers of the world famous Chemi-pure.

All other fish vitamins on the market use a timeworm approach, adapt an already existing product such as vitamin bases available to the Veterinary profession and put a fish product label on them. This method works to a degree, but to a nominal extent. The aquatic and marine animals and fishes require specialized naturally occurring substances and chemicals and amino acids and lipids to be effectively utilized by their specialized bodily processes.

Vita-chem marine and Vita-chem fresh is a totally new concept in aquatic and marine vitamin formulation and methodology that is - give the animals and fishes exactly what they are missing from their natural habitat and environment in a compact concentrated and easily assimilated solution compatible with their individually specialized systems and environments.

After many years of research by the noted marine life researcher, Mr. John Nobles, in conjunction with Boyd Enterprises, Inc. and a hi tech think tank composed of numerous marine and aquatic biologists and at least ten years of experimentation with thousands of specimens under actual hobbyist conditions - Boyd Enterprises, Inc. is marketing the most effective concentrated environmental vitamin ever to be offered to the aquarium trade. Actually reverses and cures Lateral Line Disease (which is not actually a disease, but an ecologically induced condition).

Can I use the freshwater formula in my saltwater tank, and vice versa?
Yes, you can use either formula in another tank without any harm to it. However for the optimum benefits you should use the proper formula for your aquarium.

Will Vita-chem be removed by the carbon in my tank?
No, you do not have to worry about Vita-chem being removed from your tank before your fish benefit from it?

Will my invertebrates or other plants benefit from the vitamin?
Yes, any living organism in the aquarium will benefit from the vitamin, as it is tissue soluble.


  • Increased growth
  • Fabulous intense natural colors
  • Natural vitality restored
  • Appetite restoration
  • Increased resistance to disease
  • Tends to create natural mating & breeding instincts in aquarium environments (fresh & marine)
  • Brings out the natural colors in fish natures way - tested for over 3 years by the most experienced breeders and hobbyists.
  • A pre-stabilized multi-vitamin, water and tissue soluble - an exclusive revolutionary new concept in vitamin supplements for fresh water and salt water animals and fishes kept in closed systems. Great for fin regeneration and lateral line disease.
  • Vita-chem Marine has 37 added naturally occurring extracts from live organism`s bonded with natural occurring amino acids.
  • Vita-chem fresh has 30 added naturally occurring extracts bonded with natural occurring amino acids that are receptive to and absorbed into fish tissues.
  • Not just a vitamin solution, it is the only solution that contains what fish receive in their natural environment, and which is lost in captivity.
  • Bottled in sealed plastic 4oz bottles, and one gallon bottles for breeders and hatcheries.

Manufacturer Info

Boyd Enterprises Aquarium Supplies
Boyd Enterprises was founded in 1962 by Dick Boyd, who had been working in aquarium stores since 1947 at the age of 17. He had a love and passion for building and maintaining aquariums as a hobby. Through his constant experimentation to create his own filtration techniques, he developed the world renowned Chemi-pure - the original ion filter medium. In 1955, Dick Boyd along with three others founded the first Marine Aquarium Society in the United States. In 1972, he and his wife Linda, moved into a house large enough so he could build his dream aquarium. It took two years, but by 1974 Mr. Boyd had constructed a 3,000 gallon aquarium that was home to various corals, fish and invertebrates. Boyd Enterprises strives to keep up Dick’s level of Excellence, quality and customer service.
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Vita Chem is a must!

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 2/8/2014 from NEWTON, NJ UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate

Comments: Almost from the moment we add Vita Chem to out tank the corals open up and look more alive! I would never be with out it!!

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Love it!

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 2/3/2014 from GREENBACK, TN UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Beginner

Comments: My fish are healthy and have great color. I know Vita Chem is keeping my fish healthy.

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Vita chem

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 11/4/2012 from San Angelo, TX UNITED STATES
4.5 5
Experience Level: Beginner

Comments: Fish seem to have more color and I had a sick clown that seems to be doing better now and he has his apatite back so I'm happy with the product and will be ordering it again.

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Great stuff

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 1/17/2012 from SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA UNITED ST
5.0 5
Experience Level: Expert

Comments: I've used this as a food soak for my clownfish for several years with great results.

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boyd vitachem

Reviewers Rating Great

Posted: 8/29/2011 from Orlando, FL UNITED STATES
3.5 5
Experience Level: Beginner

Comments: it does seem to help the fish but it does stop your skimmer bubble production for a while.

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Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 2/3/2011 from Dickinson, TX UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate

Comments: Been using Boyd's products for years with great success.

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I love boyd products

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 5/21/2009 from CORONA, CA UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate

Comments: This product was great. I had a fish that was being picked on by another and had suffered some fin and scale damage. I placed the injured fish into a quarantine tank and followed the directions. Three days later there was a significant improvement in fin and scale regeneratioin. As a side note, I also put some drops into my display tank and polyp extension has never been so good. I've been using Boyd's Chemi-Pure Carbon for years with great results so I'm not surprised with the success I've had with Vitachem.

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Boyd Vitachem

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 7/23/2008 from LANAKEN, BELGIUM
5.0 5
Experience Level: Expert

Comments: I am very content with Boyd vitachem. The corals have more colors than before. Thank you. from Belgium. Erik P.

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Healthy Fish

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 6/13/2008 from MIDLAND, TX UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate

Comments: This stuff is great! I've been using it about a week now and can already tell a difference in the health of my fish. It's amazing not just for the fish but your corals and inverts will love it too!

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A must-have for saltH20 tank

Reviewers Rating Excellent!

Posted: 2/6/2008 from SAN DIEGO, CA UNITED STATES
5.0 5
Experience Level: Intermediate

Comments: I've been using this product for years! My tropical fish remain active and healthy despite my negligence in timely water changes.

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