Medication These products are used to manage Varroa Mites. Apivar Amitraz based weapon against Varroa Mites. Apivar is packaged in a vacuum sealed foil pouch that contains 10 strips. It takes 2 strips to treat a hive. Apiguard A slow release thymol gel, for the treatment of Varroa Mites. This is a safe, easy to use, organic treatment. Though registered as a Varroa treatment, Apiguard has been proven to effectively treat tracheal mites as well. Available in packs of ten, which will treat 5 hives. Api Life Var An alternative, natural Varroa Mite treatment. Up to 95% effective and most effective when temperatures are between 65-95F. This takes three applications at 7-10 day intervals. 10 pack will treat approximately 5 to 6 colonies with 3 wafers per colony (10 pack contains 20 wafers). Formic Pro Formic Pro is safe for use on honey supers! Has an extended shelf life of 24 months from manufacturing. Comes with 4 strips to treat 2 hives.