Haloxon

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Haloxon
Haloxon.svg
Clinical data
Trade namesHalox
ATCvet code
Identifiers
  • Bis(2-chloroethyl) (3-chloro-4-methyl-2-oxochromen-7-yl) phosphate
CAS Number
PubChem CID
UNII
ChEMBL
CompTox Dashboard (EPA)
ECHA InfoCard100.005.719 Edit this at Wikidata
Chemical and physical data
FormulaC14H14Cl3O6P
Molar mass415.58 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
  • CC1=C(Cl)C(=O)Oc2cc(OP(=O)(OCCCl)OCCCl)ccc12
  • InChI=1S/C14H14Cl3O6P/c1-9-11-3-2-10(8-12(11)22-14(18)13(9)17)23-24(19,20-6-4-15)21-7-5-16/h2-3,8H,4-7H2,1H3
  • Key:KULDXINYXFTXMO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Haloxon is an anthelminthic agent used in veterinary medicine to treat infection in cattle.[1] It is considered the safest of the organophosphate class of anthelmintics for use in ruminants.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bosman CH (1965). "Anthelmintic tests with Haloxon in cattle". Journal of the South African Veterinary Association. 36 (2): 251–257. hdl:10520/AJA00382809_3378.
  2. ^ Enejoh OS, Suleiman MM (2017). "Anthelmintics and their Application in Veterinary Medicine" (PDF). Research in Medical & Engineering Sciences. 2 (3). doi:10.31031/RMES.2017.02.000536.