Common name iprodione (BSI, E-ISO, (m) F-ISO, ANSI)
IUPAC name 3-(3,5-dichlorophenyl)-N-isopropyl-2,4-dioxoimidazolidine-1-carboxamide
Chemical Abstracts name 3-(3,5-dichlorophenyl)-N-(1-methylethyl)-2,4-dioxo-1-imidazolidinecarboxamide
Other names glycophene* (rejected common name proposal)
CAS RN [36734-19-7]
EC no. 253-178-9
Biochemistry Affects mitogen-activated protein histidine kinase, in osmotic signal transduction.
Mode of action Contact fungicide with protective and curative action. Inhibits germination of spores and growth of fungal mycelium.
Uses Control of Botrytis, Monilia, Sclerotinia, Alternaria, Corticium, Fusarium, Tilletia, Pellicularia sasakii, Phoma, Rhizoctonia, Typhula spp., etc. Used mainly on sunflowers, cereals, fruit trees, berry fruit, oilseed rape, rice, cotton, vegetables and vines as a foliar spray, at 0.5-1.0 kg/ha, and on turf, at 3-12 kg/ha. Can also be used as a post-harvest dip, as a seed treatment, or as a dip or spray at planting.