Safety evaluation of ractopamine

ractopamine hydrochloride, butopamine, β-agonist, feed additive, growth promoter, finishing pigs, cattle in confinement, cardiovascular effects, cardiac output, systolic blood pressure, diastolic blood pressure, electromechanical systole, heart rate, maximum fibre shortening, NOEL, NOAEL, safety factor, BMD, ADI, MRL, consumer safety, JECFA, CVMP
First published in the EFSA Journal
7 Abril 2009
2 Abril 2009
Scientific Opinion


No abstract available

Panel members at the time of adoption

Georges Bories, Paul Brantom, Joaquim Brufau de Barberà, Andrew Chesson, Pier Sandro Cocconcelli, Bogdan Debski, Noël Dierick, Jürgen Gropp, Ingrid Halle, Christer Hogstrand, Joop de Knecht, Lubomir Leng, Anne-Katrine Lundebye Haldorsen, Sven Lindgren, Alberto Mantovani, Miklós Mézes, Carlo Nebbia, Walter Rambeck, Guido Rychen, Atte von Wright and Pieter Wester
Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed
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