Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Propoxur

Introduction

Name

  • Propoxur.

Class of drug

  • Carbamate.

Description

Chemical name

  • O-isopropoxyphenyl-N-methylcarbamate.
  • N-methyl-2-isopropoxyphenyl carbamate.

Molecular formula

  • CH3NHCOOC6H4OCH(CH3)2.

Molecular weight

  • 209.3.

Physical properties

  • White to tan crystalline powder with a faint odor.

Uses

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Indications

Administration

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Pharmocokinetics

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Precautions

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Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

  • Koch H G & Popham T W (1987)Evaluation of acaricide-impregnated plastic collars for control of lone star ticks, Amblyomma americanum.Prev Vet Med5(1), 63-67.
  • Fisch H, Angerhofer R A & Nelson J H (1977)Evaluation of a carbamate-impregnated flea and tick collar for dogs.JAVMA171(3), 269-270.
  • Miller J E, Baker N F & Colburn E L Jr (1977)Insecticidal activity of propoxur- and carbaryl-impregnated flea collars against Ctenocephalides felis.Am J Vet Res38(7), 923-925.

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