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Chemical Paraquat

Name Paraquat
CAS Type 1 Name 4,4'-Bipyridinium, 1,1'-dimethyl-
Equivalent Terms Gramoxone | Methyl Viologen | Paragreen A | Viologen, Methyl
CAS Registry Number 4685-14-7
Definition A poisonous dipyridilium compound used as contact herbicide. Contact with concentrated solutions causes irritation of the skin, cracking and shedding of the nails, and delayed healing of cuts and wounds.
Structure Paraquat
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MeSH® ID D010269
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Pyridines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Pyridinium Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Paraquat Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Paraquat Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  1,1',2,2'-tetramethylviologen
  1,1'-dimethyl-1,1',2,2',3,3',6,6'-octahydro-4,4'-bipyridine
  1-(N-methyl-4,4'-bipyridinium)-1-(2-hydroxy-5-nitrophenyl)methane
  ducatalon
  methyl viologen bis(hexafluorophosphate)
  N,N'-bis(sulfonatopropyl)-4,4'-bipyridyl
  poly(N-methyl-N'-(3-(pyrrol-1-yl)propyl)-4,4'-bipyridinium)