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Substance Name: Imidacloprid [ISO]
RN: 138261-41-3
UNII: 3BN7M937V8
InChIKey: YWTYJOPNNQFBPC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Systemic & contact insecticide exhibiting low mammalian toxicity; it is one of the neonicotinoid insecticides, which acts as an antagonist by binding to postsynaptic nicotinic receptors in the insect central nervous system.

Molecular Formula

  • C9-H10-Cl-N5-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 255.664
 

Classification Codes

  • Agricultural Chemical
  • Cholinergic Agents
  • Experimental Pesticide
  • Insecticide
  • Insecticides
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Pesticides

Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Imidacloprid [ISO]

Name of Substance

  • Imidacloprid
  • Imidacloprid [ISO]

Synonyms

  • 1-((6-Chloro-3-pyridinyl)methyl)-N-nitro-2-imidazolidinimine
  • 1-((6-Chloro-3-pyridyl)methyl)-N-nitro-2-imidazolidinimine
  • Admire
  • Admire 2F
  • Admire Pro
  • Advantage Flea Adulticide
  • Advise
  • AE-F 106464-00GR01B0
  • AEF 106464
  • AGST 03001
  • Alias
  • Alias 2F
  • Baimieshi
  • BAY-NTN 33893
  • Bayer Advanced Season-Long Grub control
  • CCRIS 9318
  • Comodor
  • Confidate
  • Confidor
  • Confidor 200 O-TEQ
  • Confidor 200 SL
  • Confidor 200SL
  • Confidor 240 O-TEQ
  • Confidor 70WG
  • Confidor SL
  • CoreTect
  • Couraze
  • Couraze Max
  • CP 1
  • EC 428-040-8
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 129099
  • Gaucho
  • Gaucho 600FS
  • Gaucho Grande
  • Genesis
  • Grubex
  • Hachikusan
  • HSDB 7373
  • Imicide
  • Imidacloprid
  • Kohinor
  • Macho Max
  • Mallet 2F
  • Marathon
  • Marathon II
  • Merit
  • Merit (insecticide)
  • Meritgreen
  • NTN 33893
  • NTN 33893-240FS
  • Premis
  • Premise
  • Premise (insecticide)
  • Premise 75
  • Preventol
  • Preventol TM
  • ProAgro
  • Provado
  • Senator (neonicotinoid)
  • Trimax Pro
  • UNII-3BN7M937V8

Systematic Names

  • 1-(6-Chloropyridin-3-ylmethyl)-N-nitroimidazolidin-2-ylidenamine
  • 1H-Imidazol-2-amine, 1-((6-chloro-3-pyridinyl)methyl)-4,5-dihydro-N-nitro-
  • 1H-Imidazol-2-amine, 4,5-dihydro-1-((6-chloro-3-pyridinyl)methyl)-N-nitro-
  • 2-Imidazolidinimine, 1-((6-chloro-3-pyridinyl)methyl)-N-nitro-

Superlist Names

  • Imidacloprid
  • NTN 33893

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 138261-41-3

FDA UNII

  • 3BN7M937V8

Other Registry Numbers

  • 105827-78-9
  • 1223531-53-0
  • 1248963-04-3
  • 936094-08-5
  • 937701-26-3

System Generated Number

  • 0138261413

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C9H10ClN5O2/c10-8-2-1-7(5-12-8)6-14-4-3-11-9(14)13-15(16)17/h1-2,5H,3-4,6H2,(H,11,13)

InChIKey

YWTYJOPNNQFBPC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1nc(Cl)ccc1CN1\C(=N\[N+]([O-])=O)NCC1

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 35mg/kg (35mg/kg)   Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology. Vol. 58, Pg. 77, 1997.
mouse LD50 oral 98mg/kg (98mg/kg)   Nippon Noyaku Gakkaishi. Journal of the Pesticide Science Society of Japan. Vol. 19, Pg. S209, 1994.
rat LC50 inhalation > 5323mg/m3 (5323mg/m3)   Agrochemcicals Japan. Vol. (63), Pg. 15, 1993.
rat LD50 oral 410mg/kg (410mg/kg)   Agrochemcicals Japan. Vol. (63), Pg. 15, 1993.
rat LD50 skin > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Agrochemcicals Japan. Vol. (63), Pg. 15, 1993.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 144 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 0.57 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 610 mg/L 20 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 1.65E-15 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 1.52E-10 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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