Can I Use Aquaponics Nutrients For Aquarium

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I was wondering if I could use nutrients that are meant for aquaponics in my planted aquarium with fish and shrimp. I already have some and it’s cheaper I have the isolated nutrients like calcium, magnesium and potassium as well as some micro nutrients. Would it be safe for my shrimp fish and plants?
 

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I've used aquaponics dry ferts. Potassium sulfate, Potassium nitrate and Potassium phosphate. I also have a Calcium nitrate that I don't use, I can't remember why...I believe it is not compatible with the other macros in the same stock solution, something precipitates.

I don't know about your hydroponic store but where I purchased my micro mix, they use Plant-Prod. My snails didn't like it. Maybe a overdosed it a bit (I calculated 1/4 teaspoonfull for my 75 gallon). Few hours later, hundreds of Malaysian snails were heading to the water surface for an "end of the world prayer". I am now using Plantex CSM+B and dose less.
 
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