Agent Name

Azaperone

CAS Number

1649-18-9

Formula

C19-H22-F-N3-O

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

1-Butanone, 1-(4-fluorophenyl)-4-(4-(2-pyridinyl)-1-piperazinyl)-; Fluoperidol; Stresnil; Suicalm; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pharmaceuticals

Sources/Uses

Used to sedate pigs for transport; [Kanerva, p. 1753]

Comments

Allergic and photoallergic contact dermatitis reported in a pig dealer; [Kanerva, p. 1753]

Reference Link

Occupational (photo)allergic contact dermatitis from azaperone in a piglet dealer

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Contact Dermatitis, Photoallergic

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Diseases

Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: