Hikari Cichlid Staple medium is a specially designed as an economical daily food for your cichlids as well as other tropical fish. The size of the pellets is approx. 5-6 mm. This food conatins all the nutrients and vitamins your fish need to be healthy and vibrant. A floating type pellet that never clouds the water and disperses evenly. Hikari Cichlid Staple medium provides complete and balanced nutrition to help your fish living a ling and healthy life. It offers excellent growth rates through improved digestion and nutrient utilization. Hikari Cichlid Staple medium contains stabilized vitamin C which promotes resistance to stress and immunity to intectious disease thereby allowing your pet their best chance at maintaining good health.