ractopamine

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ractopamine

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ractopamine

PUBLIC HEALTH, TOXICOLOGY

Definition A beta-adrenergic agonist used as a feed additive in the USA to promote lean muscle growth in food animals (swine, cattle). It is banned in the EU, mainland China and Russia.

Trade names Optaflexx, Paylean  

Reference http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ractopamine

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