nitarsone

nitarsone

an arsenical compound used as a feed additive for the prevention and treatment of histomoniasis in turkeys. Called also 4-nitrophenylarsonic acid. See also organic arsenical.
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28) The agency is currently considering a request to ban a fourth additive, nitarsone.
And EFSA wants more studies to set safe levels for feeding Nitarsone to turkeys to control blackhead disease.
Nitarsone, Chromium Picolinate, Vc-2-ester tripolyphosphate, Closantel, Diclazuril and Cyromazine.
Industry statements in the media have confirmed nitarsone use in the turkey industry (Aubrey 2013), and the USDA estimates of per capita turkey consumption are increasing (USDA 2013).
2006) found nitarsone but not roxarsone in commercially available chicken breasts.