Active ingredient: Azamethiphos
Other name: 'Alfacron' (Novartis A H)
Formulation: Azamethiphos 10% WP
IUPAC name: S-6-chloro-2,3-dihydro-2-oxo-1,3-oxazolo[4,5-b]pyridin-3-ylmethyl O,O-dimethyl phosphorothioate; 6-chloro-3-dimethoxyphosphinoylthiomethyl-1,3-oxazolo[4,5-b]pyridin-2(3H)-one
CAS No.: 35575-96-3
Molecular weight: 324.7
Molecular formula: C9H10ClN2O5PS
Mode of action: Insecticide with contact and stomach action. Gives rapid knockdown, and has good residual activity.
Uses: Control of flies and other insect pests in animal houses. Control of mosquitoes, tsetse flies, cockroaches, and other public hygiene pests.