Agent Name

Mipafox

CAS Number

371-86-8

Formula

C6-H16-F-N2-O-P

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

Bis(isopropylamido) fluorophosphate; Bis(isopropylamido)fluorophosphate; Bis(monoisopropylamino)fluorophosphate; Bis(monoisopropylamino)fluorophosphine oxide; Bisisopropylaminofluorophosphine oxide; Di(isopropylamido)phosphoryl fluoride; Fluorobisisopropylaminophosphine oxide; Fluorure de N,N'-diisopropyle phosphorodiamide [French]; Isopestox; Mipafox [ISO]; N,N'-Diisopropil-fosforodiammido-fluoruro [Italian]; N,N'-Diisopropyl-diamido-fosforzuur-fluoride [Dutch]; N,N'-Diisopropyl-diamido-phosphorsaeure-fluorid [German]; N,N'-Diisopropyldiamidophosphoryl fluoride; N,N'-Diisopropylphosphorodiamidic fluoride; Peston XV; Pestox 15; Pestox XV; Phosphine oxide, fluorobis(isopropylamino)-; Phosphorodi(isopropylamidic) fluoride; Phosphorodiamidic fluoride, N,N'-bis(1-methylethyl)-; Phosphorodiamidic fluoride, N,N'-diisopropyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Organophosphate Insecticides

Description

Odorless crystals; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as an insecticide; [Merck Index] Used in neurotoxicology studies; [HSDB]

Comments

A small number of the organophosphates (OPs) can Induce Delayed Neuropathy (OPIDN). OPIDN usually occurs after ingestion and is usually nonoccupational. [Levy, p. 431] Immediate and delayed neurotoxic effects observed in experimental animals; [HSDB]

Restricted

Not used in the US; [HSDB] "This chemical ingredient is not found in any products." [NPIRS]

Exposure Assessment
BEI

Cholinesterase activity in red cells = 70% of individual's baseline, sample time discretionary; [ACGIH]

Vapor Pressure

0.001 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Motor Neuropathy

Other Poison

Organophosphate

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