Milk Testing

The ISU VDL Analytical Services lab provides comprehensive Antibiotic/Antimicrobial milk testing.

Antibiotic/Antimicrobial Milk Testing

We offer the following panels for Bovine, Caprine and Ovine milk.

Beta-Lactams - Milk; The regular panel of analytes screened will be beta lactams and cephalosporins.

Extended Antibiotic Panel - Milk; The regular panel of analytes screened will be beta lactams, cephalosporins, tetracyclines, sulfonamides, macrolides, lincosamides, streptogramins, quinolones, and phenicols.

Anthelmintics, NSAIDs/miscellaneous, and Aminoglycosides; Anthelmintics, NSAIDs/miscellaneous drugs, and aminoglycoside classes will also be screened individually upon request.

Individual Antibiotic or Individual Analyte; Each antibiotic or analyte can also be screened for individually. Please make arrangements with the lab before shipping and specify individual antibiotic or analyte of interest on the submission form.

Drug Classes

Beta-Lactams & Cephalosporins

Amoxicillin
Ampicillin
Ceftiofur
Cephapirin
Cloxacillin
Penicillin G

Tetracyclines

Chlortetracycline
Doxycycline
Oxytetracycline
Tetracycline

Sulfonamides

Sulfachlorpyridazine
Sulfamethazine
Sulfadiazine
Sulfadimethoxine
Sulfamerazine
Sulfapyridine
Sulfaquinoxaline
Sulfathiazole

Macrolides & Lincosamides & Streptogramins

Erythromycin
Lincomycin
Pirlimycin
Tilmicosin
Tulathromycin
Virginiamycin

Quinolones

Ciprofloxacin
Enrofloxacin
Norfloxacin
Sarafloxacin

Anthelmintic (Antiparasitic)

Doramectin
Ivermectin
Moxidectin
Thiabenzadole

NSAIDs & Miscellaneous

Bacitracin
Flunixin
Meloxicam
Ractopamine
Tiamulin
Tripelennamine

Phenicols

Chloramphenicol
Florfenicol

Aminoglycosides

Gentamicin
Neomycin
Streptomycin