PROFIX is a broad spectrum insecticide and acaricide of the organophosphorus group used to control a range of chewing and sucking insects in various crops.

Active ingredient Profenophos
Formulation 50% EC
Shelf - life Two years under normal storage conditions.
Available Packing 100ml, 250ml, 500ml and 1ltr.
Compatibility Compatible with most insecticides etc.

Mode of Action

Profix is a neurotoxin acting as a cholinesterase inhibitor in insect nervous system. The separate optical isomer, due to the chiral phosphorus atom, shops different types of insecticidal activity and ability to inhibit acetyl cholinesterase.

Benefits :

  • Being broad spectrum it affords control over all sucking pests and foliar feeding larvae.
  • It is basically used as an acaricide giving excellent control of mites on a variety of crops.
  • It exhibits ovicide cum adulticide actions.
  • Fast knock down action with long lasting residual activity.
  • Less waiting period between last spray and harvest.

Recommendations for Use:

Crop Application dose / Ha Pest
Cotton 1500-2000ml for 500-1000 ltr water Pink bollworm, Spotted bollworm, American bollworm
Cotton 1000ml for 500-1000 ltr water Aphids, Jassids, White flies, Thrips
Soybean 1000ml for 500ltr water Semilooper (Chrysodeixis acuta), Girdle beetle (Obereopsis brevis)