Selective group of uracil herbicides with multiple applications. Available commercially in the form of wettable (dispersible) powders, or liquids for spraying.

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

[etiology.gif] Etiology
Poisoning extremely rare, occurs through accidental ingestion during preparation of the product for use. Vegetation which has been correctly treated, and then harvested, is considered to be non-toxic.

Compounds in this category
Bentazone, bromacil, chloridazon, lenacil, terbacil.

[toxic.gif] Toxicity
Compounds of low toxicity. Toxic doses: see individual compounds.

[clinical.gif] Clinical features

[lesions.gif] Lesions

[treatm~1.gif] Treatment
No antidote. Symptomatic care only, if indicated.