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Pesticide, Insecticide

  1. Carbamates (reversible binding)
  2. Organophosphate (irreversible binding)
    1. Similar to Nerve Toxin (e.g. Tabun, Sarin, Soman)
    2. See Organophosphate Poisoning Management
  • Preparations
  • Miscellaneous Pesticides
  1. Pyrethrins and Pyrethroids (e.g. Permethrin)
  2. Organochlorines (e.g. Lindane) - similar to DDT
  3. Diethyltoluamide (DEET) in Insect Repellant
  • Resources
  1. Extension Toxicology Network
    1. http://www.ace.orst.edu/info/extoxnet
  2. National Pesticide Information Center
    1. http://www.npic.orst.edu/index.html
    2. Phone: 800-858-7378
  3. American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC)
    1. http://www.1-800-222-1222.info/poisonHelp.asp
    2. Phone: 800-222-1222