An anticoagulant rodenticide. Available commercially in the form of prepared baits (wheat, meal, carrots) containing 0.005 or 0.0075%, as a concentrate to make up to 0.25%, or as dusting powders containing 0.2%.
For etiology, clinical features, lesions, treatment and investigations see Anticoagulants .


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

LD50 rats 2.1
  mice 1.16
  rabbits 50
  dogs 50 - 100
  cats 50 - 100
  pigs 25
  ducks 100


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Refer to entry on Anticoagulants.