A persistent, translocated picolinic herbicide (derived from picolinic acid), effect against dicotyledons, for non-crop areas and to clear scrub and brushwood. Available commercially in the form of a liquid concentrate for dilution, or as granules.


[affected.gif] Animals most affected
Cattle, (other species).


[etiology.gif] Etiology
Accidental ingestion of the agricultural product.


[toxic.gif] Toxicity
Compound of low toxicity.
Oral doses in mg/kg or concentrations in mg/l:
LD50 rats 8200
  rabbits 2000
  guinea pigs 3000
LD cattle 50 for 9 days
  sheep 250 for 9 days
MTD sheep 100 for 10 days
 
chickens  
 
500 for 10 days
LC50(144h) fish 5-50


[clinical.gif] Clinical features
Non-specific:



[lesions.gif] Lesions
Non-specific:



[treatm~1.gif] Treatment
No antidote. Symptomatic care only: