|Document ID (ISN)||64362|
|ISSN - Serial title
||1059-924X - Journal of Agromedicine
|Convention or series no.
||Allergy from pyrethrin or pyrethroid insecticides
||1994, Vol.1, No.1, p.39-45. 12 ref.
||A brief review of the chemistry, use and toxic effects of pyrethrins and pyrethroid insecticides is presented. Three case studies involving allergic reactions following the use of such insecticides are also described. Reported health effects include eczema, urticaria and respiratory complaints. The importance of the recognition and management of possible allergy from these commonly used insecticides is stressed.
||toxic effects; pyrethrins; allergens; health hazards; pyrethroids; insecticides; pyrethrum
||case study; urticaria; eczema; allergic asthma
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Esters and salts