diethyltoluamide


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diethyltoluamide:

see DEETDEET
or N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide,
C12H17ON, nearly odorless, colorless to clear yellow oily liquid that boils at 111°C;. DEET was developed by the U.S.
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diethyltoluamide

[‚dī¦eth·əl‚täl·yü′a‚mīd]
(organic chemistry)
C12H17ON A liquid whose color ranges from off-white to light yellow; used as an insect repellent for people and clothing. Also known as DEET; DET; N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide.
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Travellers should utilise personal protection measures such as permethrin-coated bednets and clothes, avoidance of mosquitoes, and use of diethyltoluamide (DEET)-containing insect repellants.
Tick repellents containing diethyltoluamide (DEET) and permethrin are also effective, but must be used with caution in children (Clin.
Those more accepting of chemical methods may choose over-the-counter repellents containing diethyltoluamide (DEET) as a less pungent repellent.
The natural, low odour repellent has been developed using an extract of Chinese Eucalyptus Citriodora plant, known as Menthoglycol, clinically proven to be as active as the usual chemical Diethyltoluamide (DEET) treatments and, unlike DEET-based treatments, can also be safely used by children and pregnant women.
Gerberding's message focused primarily on prevention: Long-sleeved clothing and use of the repellant diethyltoluamide (DEET) can help to "fight the bite" of infected mosquitoes.
For starters, physicians should advise patients to protect themselves from mosquitos by wearing protective clothing and diethyltoluamide (DEET) and to check for standing water in old swimming pools, vases, and tires around their property.
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