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fenthion

an organophosphorus insecticide used topically. Used on cattle as a pour-on, dust or spray to control grubs, and in dogs as a spot dermal application that is effective against fleas for 2 to 3 weeks.
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fenitrothion fenthion malathion methyl parathion and trichlorfon on peach fruits against larvae of B.
Larviciding with Fenthion two percent Granules, using Mobil Oil, was carried out at stagnant water, she said and informed that indoor residual spray was also carried out by Malaria Supervisors in schools/ relief camps and in 100 houses around the Dengue affected patient's house.
However, the results are in line with those reported for mango fruit, where the reduction in residues of fenvelerate and cypermethrin ranged between 21 and 27%, 66 and 68% for dimethoate and fenthion, rspectively [12].
Effects of organophosphate imedicide fenthion on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzymes in rat erythrocytes: the role of vitamins E and C.
Acute exposure to fenthion in juveniles of white cachama {Piaractus brachypomus): toxic effects, changes in cholinesterase activity and potential use in environmental monitoring
Examples of pesticide active ingredients responsible for poisoning Organophosphates Methyl parathion Ethal parathion Malathion Diazinon Fenthion Dichlorvos Chlorpyrifos Trichlorfon Anticoagulants Brodifacoum Difethialone Chlorofacinone Coumachlor Difenacoum Diphacinone Warfarin Pyrethroids Allethrin Bifenthrin Cypermeter Permethrin Deltamethrin Organochlorines Lindane (lice shampoo) Carbamates Aldicarb Carbofuran Oxamyl Methomyl Formetanate Methiocarb Aminocarb Mecarbam Bendiocarb Propoxur Herbicides Glysophate Atrazine Nicosulfuran Fenoxaprop Alachlor Pendimethalin Halosulfuran-methyl Paraquat Triclopyr Clopyralid Picloram N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide (DEET- mosquito repellent)
Los insecticidas organofosforados, que son los mas empleados, tienen como principio activo el fenthion que tiene un alto poder residual, en el suelo se degrada despues de 4 a 6 semanas pero llega al agua donde permanece mas tiempo.
Also, larvicidal activity of the present formulation was many fold lesser compared to some chemical products (such as temephos, fenthion, etc.
A comparison of two ultra-low volume spray nozzle systems by using a multiple swath scenario for the aerial application of fenthion against caged mosquitoes.
2-] Deethyldeisopropylatrazine Deisopropylatrazine Diazinon Dichlobenil Dichlorvos Dimethoate Ethoprop Ethylparathion Fenthion Fonophos Formothion Isazophos Isofenphos Malathion Methylazinphos Methylchloryrifos Methylparathion Methylpirimphos Metolachlor Metribuzin Mevinphos Pendimethalin Phorate Phosmet Prometon Propazine Propetamphos Ronnel Simazine Terbacil Terbufos Tetrachlorvinphos Trifluralin
fenthion, temephos) has been made, but the widespread development of resistance reduces their effectiveness against Culex populations.
In experimental OP poisoning, mice treated with fenthion were administered NAC either prophylactically or therapeutically and compared with saline or atropine treated mice (65).