dimethoate


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dimethoate

(dī-mĕth′ō-āt′)
n.
An organophosphate chemical, C5H12NO3PS2, used as an insecticide.

dimethoate

an organophosphorus contact insecticide used principally as a premise spray; capable of causing poisoning. Chronic intake causes salivation and diarrhea in calves.
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Twelve pesticides (nine herbicides: 2,4-D; acetochlor, atrazine, dicamba, glyphosate, mesotrione, metolachlor, nicosulfuron, trifluralin; three insecticides: dimethoate, disulfoton, and malathion) contributed to these 27 pairs.
Conclusion: In general, more than one disease is highly probable in three of each twenty-five rats a cause of Dimethoate consumption, being probably affected their locomotion system as the more dangerous disease found in the studies collected.
Insecticides phosmet, thiamethoxam, malathion and fenthion significantly differed from control in the number of surviving insects, showing higher mortality at the first evaluation (24h), while dimethoate, deltamethrin and azadirachtin showed low mortality of weevils in all evaluations, and did not significantly differed from control (water only) (Figure 2).
The default values for the production process of glyphosate, copper and mineral oil were taken directly from the software databases, whereas the production process of dimethoate was associated with the default value of organophosphorus compounds production.
Previously, many authors documented the toxicity of dimethoate on broilers, mammals, aquatic and soil inhabiting organisms (Paithane et al.
An elevation in lipidperoxidation caused by other pesticides in different experiments has also been reported; Methoxychlor, [16] endosulfan, [17] and 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorobenzo-P-dioxin(TCDD), [18] malathion, and dimethoate.
Badshah, Determination of residues of trichlorfon and dimethoate on guava using HPLC, Food Chem.