bromethalin


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bromethalin

a non-anticoagulant rodenticide that acts by uncoupling of oxidative phosphorylation, resulting in cerebral and spinal cord edema. It is very toxic to nontarget species such as dogs and cats.
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On autopsy, remnants of bromethalin (a rodent poison) were detected in his brain and liver.
This would not work for strychnine, vitamin D analogs, Bromethalin, or zinc phosphide based poisons.
Following the initial survey, teams from the city Department of Housing treated all infested properties in the intervention areas, first with tracking powders containing bromodiolone (3-[3-(4[prime]-bromo [1,1[prime]-biphenyl]-4-yl)- 3-hydroxy-1-phenylpropyl]-4-hydroxy-2H-1-benzopyran-2-1), bromethalin (n-methyl-2, 4-dinitro-n-(2,4,6-tribromophenyl) -6-(trifluoromethyl)benzenamine), and diphacinone (2-(diphenylacetyl)-1H-indene-1, 3-(2H)-dione).
The Company also announced the completion (effective May 1996) of its acquisition of worldwide patents, active ingredients inventory, registrations and rights to Bromethalin from Purina Mills, Inc.