Optaflexx — More Profit Potential

Increase live weight gain, hot carcass weight and improve feed efficiency

Optimize return on every pen with Optaflexx — a feed ingredient that increases live weight gain 22 lbs and hot carcass weight 20 lbs when fed to steers at 300 mg/hd/d for the last 28 to 42 days of finishing. Optaflexx is a high-reward technology that adds pounds of beef while maintaining an animal's ability to grade Choice or better.1

Optaflexx provides reward without restraint

Optaflexx is the only beta-agonist that gives cattle feeders management options,* allowing them to respond to changes in the market while optimizing both live and carcass performance.

  • Optaflexx allows feeders to select the dose level that meets their performance objectives and more easily respond to market signals and the Choice-Select spread
  • Optaflexx enhances ROI whether selling live cattle, carcasses or carcasses on a value-based grid
  • A zero-day withdrawal facilitates ease of implementation and allows flexibility in end-point management
  • Optaflexx is accepted by all major packers

Making a profit on every pen is essential to your business. Optaflexx puts more money in your pocket by adding pounds of beef while providing you the freedom to make timely decisions managing and marketing cattle as the market fluctuates.

*Based on zero-day withdrawal and dose range.

Important safety information

The label contains complete use information, including cautions and warnings. Always read, understand and follow the label and use directions.

Dosage/Use Levels

Optaflexx

Complete feed:

For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency: Feed 8.2 to 24.6 g/ton of ractopamine hydrochloride (90% DM basis) continuously in a complete feed to provide 70 to 430 mg/hd/d for the last 28 to 42 days on feed.

For increased rate of weight gain, improved feed efficiency and increased carcass leanness: Feed 9.8 to 24.6 g/ton of ractopamine hydrochloride (90% DM basis) continuously in a complete feed to provide 90 to 430 mg/hd/d for the last 28 to 42 days on feed.

Top dress

For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency: Feed 70 to 400 mg/hd/d of ractopamine hydrochloride (90% DM basis) continuously in a minimum of 1.0 lb/hd/d top dress Type C medicated feed (maximum 800 g/ton ractopamine hydrochloride) during the last 28 to 42 days on feed.

1. Elanco Study No. T4VUS120012.

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