diphacinone


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diphacinone

an inandione derivative rodenticide, similar in effect to warfarin, but with prolonged activity. See also pindone.
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Acute toxicity, histopathology, and coagulopathy in American kestrels (Falco sparverius) following administration of the rodenticide diphacinone.
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).
Bromadiolone and sodium diphacinone are the most popularly used two rodenticides in China, accounting for about 43% and 25% share in the rodenticide market respectively.
The Ventura County supervisors also voted Tuesday to support legislation by state Assemblywoman Fran Pavley, D-Woodland Hills, which would allow any county to prohibit the sale of the anticoagulant poisons containing brodifacoum, bromadialone, diphacinone and difethilone.
Wightman said the grain bait, dyed blue and laced with the anti-coagulant diphacinone, causes the squirrel to hemorrhage and die after a few ingestions.
Sales of Neogen's diphacinone products into Mexico, and the expansion of product registrations in new countries contributed to this success.