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Bromethalin is a restricted use Rat poisons are a category of pest control chemicals intended to kill rats. Single feed baits are chemicals sufficiently dangerous that the first dose is sufficient to kill. Anticoagulants Fatal internal bleeding is caused by overdose of anticoagulant drugs such as: brodifacoum bromadiolone chlorophacinone diphacinone warfarin Coagulant drugs or Vitamin... rodenticide used in and around buildings and Sewers transport wastewater from buildings to treatment facilities. Sewers are pipelines that connect buildings to horizontal mains. The sewer mains often connect to larger mains, and then to the wastewater treatment site. Vertical pipes, called manholes, connect the mains to the surface. Sewers are generally gravity powered, though pumps may... sewers, and inside For the movement of people or objects, see transport. For the shipping of convicted criminals to penal colonies, see penal transportation. This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. If an article link referred you here, you might... transportation and cargo vehicles. Bromethalin poisons the The nervous system of an animal coordinates the activity of the muscles, monitors the organs, constructs and processes input from the senses, and initiates actions. (see Central Nervous System). In animals with brains, the nervous system also generates and conducts thoughts and emotions. Thus it is the system that animates... nervous system by blocking A nerve is an enclosed, cable-like bundle of nerve fibers or axons, which includes the glia that ensheath the axons in myelin. Neurons are sometimes called nerve cells, though this term is technically imprecise since many neurons do not form nerves. Nerves are part of the peripheral nervous system... nerve activity, which leads to Death is either the cessation of life in a living organism or the state of the organism after that event. A common symbol of death is a grim reaper or the color black. The grave is a metonym for death. Biologically, death can occur to wholes, to parts of wholes... death. It is extremely toxic: only a single dose of bromethalin is needed to cause death, unlike other rodent poisons, such as diphacinone and Warfarin (also known under the brand name Coumadin┬«) is an anticoagulant medication that can be administered orally. It is used for the prophylaxis of thrombosis and embolism in many disorders. Its activity has to be monitored by frequent blood testing for the international normalized ratio (INR). In addition to its... warfarin, which are An anticoagulant is a substance that prevents coagulation; that is, it stops blood from clotting. A group of pharmaceuticals called anticoagulants can be used in vivo as a medication for thrombotic disorders. Some chemical compounds are used in medical equipment, such as test tubes, blood transfusion bags, and renal dialysis... anticoagulants (blood thinners) that work over time.


Bromethalin is frequently swallowed by children accidentally. The brightly colored baits, which have a food-like taste and smell, are often placed in areas where children and pets can reach them, such as underneath radiators, ovens, near refrigerators or trash.


The chemical bromethalin is ranked as "Red for Danger"! We recommend that you prevent exposure.


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Bromethalin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (132 words)
Bromethalin is a restricted use rodenticide used in and around buildings and sewers, and inside transportation and cargo vehicles.
Bromethalin poisons the nervous system by blocking nerve activity, which leads to death.
It is extremely toxic: only a single dose of bromethalin is needed to cause death, unlike other rodent poisons, such as diphacinone and warfarin, which are anticoagulants (blood thinners) that work over time.
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