A contact and systemic broad spectrum organophosphorous insecticide available commercially in the form of soluble concentrates or concentrated emulsions.
For etiology, clinical features, lesions, treatment and investigations, see Organophosphorous compounds .


[toxic.gif] Toxicity
Oral doses in mg/kg or concentrations in mg/l:
LD50 rats 3-12
  rabbits 13
 
chickens  
 
7.5
  ducks 4.6
 
pheasants  
 
1.4
LC50 (48 h) fish 11.5