||RED facts : niclosamide, /
||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances.
||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Pesticide Programs
Pesticides--Environmental aspects ;
Risk assessment ;
Environmental transport ;
Chemical properties ;
Environmental impacts ;
Pollution regulations ;
Administrative procedures ;
2'-5'-dichloro- 4-nitro-salicylanilide ;
Halogenated mononitrobenzamide ;
Use patterns ;
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||10 p.; 28 cm.
This fact sheet summarizes the information in the RED document for reregistration case 2455, 2-amino ethanol salt of 2',5'-dichloro-4'-nitro salicylanilide (Niclosamide). Nicosamide is used as (1) a lampricide to control sea lamprey larvae in tributaries to the Great Lakes, the Finger Lakes and Lake Champlain and (2) a molluscicide to control freshwater snails which carry the vectors for diseases which affect fish and humans. Niclosamide has been used as a human and veterinary drug for treatment of parasites.
"EPA-540/FS-99/013." "November 1999."