An anticoagulant rodenticide. Available commercially in the form of cereal-based baits (oatmeal, meal or flour) at a concentration of 0.005%.
For etiology, clinical features, lesions, treatment and laboratory investigations, see Anticoagulants.


[toxic.gif] Toxicity
Oral doses in mg/kg or concentrations in mg/l:

LD50 rats 0.26
  mice 0.4
  rabbits 0.2
  dogs 0.25 4.0
  cats >25
  sheep >25
  pigs 0.5 2.0
  quails 12
  ducks 2
  chickens 2 - 12
LC50 (96 h) fish 0.05 0.17