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Dicyandiamide is used in the synthesis of barbiturates. It is used as a stabilizer of ammonium dinitramide melt. It is used as hardener.
A Amberger. Research on dicyandiamide as a nitrification inhibitor and future outlook. Communications in Soil Science & Plant Analysis.1989, 20, 1933-1955.
Reacts with aromatic nitriles in the presence of base to give 6-aryl-1,3,5-triazines (benzoguanamines); see, e.g.: Org. Synth. Coll., 4, 78 (1963).