Emamectin Benzoate 5% SG
Pack Size : 100gm, 250gm, 500gm
Class : Insecticides
Directions of Use : Apply the insecticide when the incidence of Larvae is first observed and repeat applications as necessary. Apply the insecticide in sufficient quantity of Water to ensure thorough coverage of the foliage.

  • Recommendation
  • Product features
  • mode of action


CropPestsCIB DOSE / HaWater volume litre/ha
CottonBoll worms190-220 gm500
OkraFruit & Shoot Borer135-170 gm500
CabbageDBM150-200 gm500
ChilliFruit Borer, Thrips, Mites200 gm500
BrinjalFruit and Shoot borer200 gm500
RedgramPod borer220 gm500-750
Chick peapod borer220 gm500


Product Features

  • Prodhaan contains emamectin benzoate 5% SG
  • Prodhaan is a modern insecticide belongs to Avermectin group of insecticide.
  • It is good for controlling Lepidopteran and sucking pests such as bollworms in cotton and fruit and shoot borers in okra, thrips and mites.
  • No phytotoxicity has been reported when used as recommended.
  • Prodhaan has soluble granular formulation which gives grater solubility in water.
  • It has both contact and stomach action, thus gives effective control of caterpillars.
  • It is rapidly absorbed into foliage.
  • It has good translaminar action thus controls the caterpillars present on the lower surface of the leaves.
  • It is almost compatible with other insecticides
  • It is a good larvicide having anti-feedent effect.
  • Quick action: The caterpillars stop feeding to crops just after ingestion.
  • Larvae dies within 2-4 days of the ingestion.
  • It has a good rain-fastness of 4 hours.
  • It is a naturally derived insecticide thus does not harm to most of the beneficial insects.
  • It is suitable for Integrated Pest Management (IPM) system.
  • It is almost compatible with other insecticides

Mode of Action

  • Prodhaan is a non-systemic insecticide with stomach action thus it must be ingested by the larvae to be most effective.
  • It acts on nerve cells to suppress muscle contraction as a result the insect is paralyzed immediately after ingestion.
  • Affected larvae after paralysis will died subsequently in 2-4 days.
  • Larvae stops feeding within hours of ingesting which preventing subsequent crop damage

Method & Time of Application

  • Foliar Spray is recommended
  • Apply the Prodhaan when the incidence of larvae is first observed and repeat applications as necessary
  • Add required quantity of Perform in a small quantity of clean water and stir.
  • Add the remaining recommended amount of clean water and mix well with stirring.

Safety Instruction and Antidote

  • Uniform spray should be advisable
  • Ensure full coverage of foliage.
  • Use proper recommended water volume for batter result
  • Wear safety equipment’s such as gloves, aprons, masks, etc.
  • Do not smoke, drink, eat and chew anything while spraying
  • Avoid contact with mouth, eyes and skin
  • Avoid inhalation the spray mist, fog and vapors
  • Take bath properly after application
  • Antidote – No specific antidote is known. Treat symptomatically