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


[toxic.gif] Toxicity
Oral doses in mg/kg:
LD50 rats 65-80
MTD
calves  
 
0.88
 
cattle  
 
2.2
  sheep, goats 4.8

Toxic to fish.