Will Reef Flux kill all macro algae?

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I am about 99% sure my bryopsis came in on my KP rock, it also came with some macro algae. The one that looks like green coins, and gracillapora it’s like purple and grows in y shaped pattern, also have cheato in the fuge. Will a dose of reef flux kill everything or not?
 

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It totally killed all my algae in my reactor. Didn't have any macro but I would imagine it probably will cook that also. It messed with nutrient absorption and basically starves the plants.

I would suggest moving any macro you don't want killed off to a separate tank during treatment
 

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It's inconsistent. Whenever I've used it (and I first used it before it was called Reef Flux, when you just had to order some fluconazole online from a shady pharmacist), the only thing it affected was my bryopsis. No impact whatsoever on chaeto or any other macro algae. But other people have had it impact everything from other macroalgae, all the way up to corals.

I suspect that Reef Flux either uses a slightly different formulation or they have some impurities in their capsules, leading to the occasional unintentional eradication.
 
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This is a few days after the treatment started. June 4th.

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This is 2 days back. June 22nd:
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has killed GHA, and no loss of LPS for me the few time I used it. I had some weird green brown algae maybe turf? and it really did not mess with it. Never seen this stuff in 23 years, 2 months after it died/dying out, now im getting a little green growth on hardened sand bed. Might be time for more fluc
 
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