(fungicides and herbicides)

Fungicides and herbicides characterized by their low toxicity.

[affected.gif] Animals most affected
Cattle, sheep, goats, (dogs, game animals).

[etiology.gif] Etiology
Accidental ingestion of the liquid or powder form of the agrochemical product (cattle, dogs). Due to its low toxicity, even the consumption of recently treated vegetation does not result in poisoning and consequently incidents of poisoning are rare.

Compounds in this category

Derivatives of carbarnic acid (carbamates)

Derivatives of thiocarbarnic acid (thiocarbamates)

Derivatives of ditliiocarbarnic acid (dithiocarbamates)

[toxic.gif] Toxicity
Please see entries for individual compounds.

[clinical.gif] Clinical features
Few main characteristics:


[lesions.gif] Lesions

[treatm~1.gif] Treatment
No antidote. Symptomatic care only, promote excretion.