FDA Approved: * March 6, 2009 Pharm Company: *SYNERX PHARMA Category:Scabies & Lice
Malathion is an organophosphate insecticide which acts as an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor. In the USSR, it was known as carbophos, in New Zealand and Australia as maldison and in South Africa as mercaptothion.
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2 Mechanism of action
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4 Medical use
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Malathion is a pesticide that is widely used in agriculture, residential landscapin...
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