Amitraz poisoning

P. V.Chaitanya Varma, Sonia Bhatt, Ramesh Y. Bhat

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Abstract

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.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)349-350
Number of pages2
JournalIndian Journal of Pediatrics
Volume80
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-04-2013

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Poisoning
Adrenergic alpha-2 Receptors
Acaricides
Insecticides
amitraz
Therapeutics
formamidine

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Varma, P. V.Chaitanya ; Bhatt, Sonia ; Bhat, Ramesh Y. / Amitraz poisoning. In: Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 2013 ; Vol. 80, No. 4. pp. 349-350.
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Amitraz poisoning. / Varma, P. V.Chaitanya; Bhatt, Sonia; Bhat, Ramesh Y.

In: Indian Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 80, No. 4, 01.04.2013, p. 349-350.

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