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CAS number 7696-12-0 YesY
PubChem 83975
ChemSpider 75773 YesY
UNII Z72930Q46K YesY
KEGG D07368 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:39397 YesY
ATC code P03BA04,QP53AC13
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Molecular formula C19H25NO4
Molar mass 331.406 g/mol
Melting point 65 to 80 °C (149 to 176 °F; 338 to 353 K)
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Tetramethrin is a potent synthetic insecticide in the pyrethroid family.[1] It is a white crystalline solid with a melting point of 65-80 °C. The commercial product is a mixture of stereoisomers.

It is commonly used as an insecticide, and affects the insect's nervous system. It is found in many household insecticide products.[2]


  1. ^ Tetramethrin, alanwood.net
  2. ^ Tetramethrin, Household Products Database

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