The newest additions to this line of kits for fluoroquinolone residue detection in food and feed samples include the MaxSignal[R] Difloxacin ELISA Test Kit, the Maxsignal[R] Ofloxacin ELISA Kit, the MaxSignal[R] Sarafloxacin
ELISA Test Kit and the MaxSignal[R] Oxolinic Acid ELISA Test Kit.
Ciprofloxacin, chlortetracycline, doxyclocyline, enrofloxacin, epi-chlortetracycline, epi-oxytetracycline, epi-tetracycline, iso-chlortetracycline, lomefloxacin, norfloxacin, ofloxacin, ormetoprim, oxytetracycline, roxityromycin, sarafloxacin
, sulfachloropyridazine, sulfadiazine, sulfadimethoxine, sulfamethazine, sulfamethoxazole sulfathiazole, tetracycline, trimethoprim, and virginiamycin were not detected in any of the samples.
Two fluoroquinolones, sarafloxacin and enrofloxacin, were approved for use in poultry by the U.
The first fluoroquinolones to be FDA-approved for use in food animals in the United States were sarafloxacin in 1995 and enrofloxacin in 1996.