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Propoxur

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Contributor(s):

Carl Jones

Synonym(s): Methylcarbamate


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

  • Treatment and prevention of fleas and ticks on dogs and cats.

Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

Precautions

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Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

  • Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource.
  • Koch H G & Popham T W (1987) Evaluation of acaricide-impregnated plastic collars for control of lone star ticks, Amblyomma americanum. Prev Vet Med (1), 63-67.
  • Fisch H, Angerhofer R A & Nelson J H (1977) Evaluation of a carbamate-impregnated flea and tick collar for dogs. JAVMA 171 (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 Res 38 (7), 923-925.
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