OBO ID: CHEBI:4947
Term Name: thiocyclam Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 5-(dimethylamino)-1,2,3-trithiane
  • Evisect
  • N,N-dimethyl-1,2,3-trithian-5-amine
  • N,N-dimethyl-1,2,3-trithian-5-ylamine
  • Thiocyclam
  • thiocyclame
Definition: An organosulfur heterocyclic compound that is 1,2,3-trithiane in which one of the hydrogens at position 5 has been replaced by a dimethylamino group. A nicotinic acetylcholine receptor agonist, it was used (particularly as its hydrogen oxalate salt, known as thyocyclam oxalate) as a broad-spectrum insecticide, but it is also toxic to bees, fish and other aquatic organisms. It is not approved for use within the European Union.
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Ontology: Chebi
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