Dicrotophos

CAS RN:141-66-2

Range of Toxicity

A) A toxic dose has not been established. The World Health Organization (WHO) has classified dicrotophos, technical grade, as pesticide class 1B (highly hazardous).
B) INGESTION: A probable lethal dose is between 5 and 50 mg/kg for a 70 kg person.
C) Organophosphates are absorbed across the lung, mucous membranes (including gut), and skin. Poisoning depends upon inherent toxicity, dosage, rate of absorption, rate of metabolic breakdown, and prior exposure to other cholinesterase inhibitors.
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