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Hempa

Hempa
(Science: chemical) Hexamethylphosphoric triamide. Chemosterilant. According to the fourth annual report on carcinogens (ntp 85-002, 1985), this substance may reasonably be anticipated to be a carcinogen (merck, 11th ed).
Pharmacological action: carcinogens, chemosterilants.
chemical name: phosphoric triamide, hexamethyl-


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