Amitraz is a formamidine insecticide and acaricide which acts on alpha 2-adrenergic receptors. There is little information available in the literature about the toxicity and treatment of poisoning by this compound. The authors report amitraz poisoning in a 13-y-old boy which was managed with supportive care with a good outcome.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Indian Journal of Pediatrics|
|Publication status||Published - 01-04-2013|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health