Difethialone

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Difethialone
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Names
IUPAC name
3-[3-[4-(4-Bromophenyl)phenyl]-1-tetralinyl]-2-hydroxy-4-thiochromenone
Identifiers
104653-34-1 YesY
3D model (Jmol) Interactive image
ChemSpider 10469311 N
ECHA InfoCard 100.118.383
KEGG C18695 YesY
PubChem 91771
UNII KOL4VXI5O0 N
Properties
C31H23BrO2S
Molar mass 539.49 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Difethialone is an anticoagulant used as a rodenticide.[1] It is considered a second generation agent.[2]

In May 2008, the United States Environmental Protection Agency banned the use of difethialone in consumer-use rodenticide products and also for exterior use by commercial applicators.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nahas K, Lorgue G, Mazallon M (1989). "Difethialone (LM-2219): a new anticoagulant rodenticide for use against warfarin-resistant and -susceptible strains of Rattus norvegicus and Mus musculus". Ann. Rech. Vet. 20 (2): 159–64. PMID 2751229. 
  2. ^ Saravanan K, Kanakasabai R, Thiyagesan K (June 2003). "Field evaluation of difethialone, a new second generation anticoagulant rodenticide in the rice fields". Indian J. Exp. Biol. 41 (6): 655–8. PMID 15266918. 
  3. ^ EPA, OCSPP, OPP, US. "Restrictions on Rodenticide Products". www.epa.gov. 
  4. ^ "Regulations.gov". www.regulations.gov.