What chemicals are in Raid Ant Killer?
Currently Raid Ant & Roach Killer contains pyrethroids, imiprothrin, and cypermethrin; other products contain tetramethrin, prallethrin and permethrin as active ingredients. Raid Flying Insect Killer, a spray, uses piperonyl butoxide and D-phenothrin.
Can you spray Raid Ant Killer Inside?
Ant Spray: Raid Ant & Roach Killer Spray
It’s a good option as a short-term fix for indoors.
Is Raid Ant Killer 26 safe for pets?
Raid Ant and Roach Killer 27 quickly kills ants and roaches. This easy-to-use spray can be applied to surfaces where ants, roaches and other listed bugs may be infesting. Safe for use in the kitchen, and around children and pets, when used as directed.
How long does raid last?
Raid® Ant & Roach Killer kills on contact and keeps killing with residual action for up to four weeks. It leaves no lingering chemical odor. This easy-to-use spray ensures complete coverage of the areas that ants, roaches and other listed bugs may be infesting.
Is RAID good for killing ants?
ATTACK BUGS, CONTROL BUGS & PREVENT BUGS
KILL BUGS ON CONTACT. Raid® Ant & Roach Killer 26 kills ants, roaches and other listed bugs on contact and keeps killing with residual action for up to four weeks. Avoid spraying near baits to make sure bugs can bring the bait back to where they hide. Read label before use.
What happens if you accidentally drink raid?
No, you are not. Raid contains a few different types of pyrethroids (depending on the product), which not particularly toxic to humans. Not the best, and you shouldn’t deliberately be exposed if it’s avoidable, but one exposure to a small amount will have no harmful effect on you.
How good is Raid ant spray?
Though it isn’t a good option for large infestations, it will quickly take care of stray roaches or ants in the house. While it does have residual effects for lasting protection, it’s immediate killing on contact tends to work faster.
How long after spraying Raid Is it safe for pets?
Keeping your pet safe while using Raid
When you’re done, exit the room, and return with your pets after at least 15 minutes. If you’re going to use a fogger, you and your pets will need to vacate your home for at least four hours and leave it airing out afterwards for at least 30 minutes.
Is RAID bad for pets?
While both are especially toxic to insects (alas, even bees) they are supposed to be among the least deadly pesticides to mammals. Still, keep Raid away from kitty: Cats’ livers can’t process pyrethrin fast enough to keep from, you know, dying.
What do I do if my dog ate ant poison?
Often, people complain that their dog ate rat poison or their dog licked ant poison. Because of the variety of risks, understanding poison control for dogs is essential. When in doubt, contact the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at (888) 426-4435 and your own veterinarian.