Ractopamine belongs to a class of drugs known as β-Adrenergic agonists (beta-agonists) and has been found to increase muscle growth and decrease fat deposition in cattle. Improper use of beta-agonists can cause a serious risk to human health due to the residues they pass into the milk.
|Assay||LOD (ppb)||Compound||Cross Reactivity %|
|Ractopamine||Raw Milk 0.07|
Milk Powder 0.15