TABLE 2.

Antimicrobials Approved by the FDA for Growth Promotion in Food Animals11

Amprolium
Arsanilic acid
Bacitracin*
Bambermycins
Carbadox
Chlortetracycline*
Erythromycin*
Laidlomycin
Lasalocid
Lincomycin*
Monensin
Oxytetracycline*
Penicillin*
Sulfonamides*
Roxarsone
Tiamulin
Tylosin*
Virginiamycin*
  • * Identical or chemically similar to human-use drugs.