EQUEST

Základní informace

  • Název přípravku:
  • EQUEST 18.92 mg/g
  • Léková forma:
  • Perorální gel
  • Použij pro:
  • Zvířata
  • Léčitelství typu:
  • alopatický drog

Dokumenty

Lokalizace

  • K dispozici v:
  • EQUEST 18.92 mg/g
    Česká republika
  • Jazyk:
  • čeština

Terapeutická informace

  • Terapeutické skupiny:
  • koně, poníci
  • Terapeutické oblasti:
  • Milbemycins
  • Přehled produktů:
  • 9902328 - 1 x 14.8 g - aplikátor - -

Další informace

Stav

  • Zdroj:
  • USKVBL - ÚSTAV PRO STÁTNÍ KONTROLU VETERINÁRNÍCH BIOPREPARÁTŮ A LÉČIV
  • Registrační číslo:
  • 96/1340/97-C
  • Datum autorizace:
  • 29-12-1997
  • Poslední aktualizace:
  • 20-03-2018

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PŘÍBALOVÁ INFORMACE

Equest 18,92 mg/g perorální gel

1.

JMÉNO A ADRESA DRŽITELE ROZHODNUTÍ O REGISTRACI A DRŽITELE

POVOLENÍ K VÝROBĚ ODPOVĚDNÉHO ZA UVOLNĚNÍ ŠARŽE, POKUD SE

NESHODUJE

Držitel rozhodnutí o registraci:

Zoetis Česká republika, s.r.o., Náměstí 14. října 642/17, 150 00 Praha 5, Česká republika

Výrobce odpovědný za uvolnění šarže:

Zoetis Manufacturing & Research Spain,S.L., Ctra. Camprodón s/n „la Riba“, 17813 Vall de Bianya

(Gerona), Španělsko

2.

NÁZEV VETERINÁRNÍHO LÉČIVÉHO PŘÍPRAVKU

Equest 18,92 mg/g perorální gel

Moxidectinum

3.

OBSAH LÉČIVÝCH A OSTATNÍCH LÁTEK

Žlutý perorální gel.

1 gram přípravku obsahuje:

Léčivá látka:

Moxidectinum

18,92 mg

Pomocné látky:

Benzylalkohol (E 1519)

37,84 mg

4.

INDIKACE

Přípravek je určen k léčbě invazí parazitů citlivých na moxidektin:

Velcí strongyli:

Strongylus vulgaris (dospělci a arteriální stadia)

Strongylus edenatus (dospělci a viscerální stadia)

Triodontophorus brevicauda (dospělci)

Triodontophorus serratus (dospělci)

Triodontophorus tenuicollis (dospělci)

Malí strongyli (dospělci a intraluminální larvální stadia):

Cyathostomum spp.

Cylicocyclus spp.

Cylicostephanus spp.

Cylicodontophorus spp.

Gyalocephalus spp.

Ascaridi:

Parascaris equorum (dospělci a larvální stadia)

Další druhy:

Oxyuris equi (dospělci a larvální stadia)

Habronema muscae (dospělci)

Gasterophilus intestinalis (L

Gasterophilus nasalis (L

Strongyloides westeri (dospělci)

Trichostrongylus axei

Proti malým strongylům navozuje přípravek persistentní účinnost po dobu dvou týdnů. Exkrece

vajíček malých strongylů je potlačena po dobu 90 dní.

Přípravek je účinný proti (vyvíjejícím se) nitroslizničním stádiím (L

4

) malých strongylů. Za 8 týdnů po

léčbě jsou eliminována časná (hypobiotická) L

3

stádia malých strongylů.

5.

KONTRAINDIKACE

Neaplikovat hříbatům do stáří 4 měsíců.

6.

NEŽÁDOUCÍ ÚČINKY

U mladých zvířat lze vzácně pozorovat ochablost spodního pysku a otok horního pysku.

Tyto nežádoucí reakce jsou přechodné a vymizí spontánně.

Četnost nežádoucích účinků je charakterizována podle následujících pravidel:

- velmi časté (nežádoucí účinek(nky) se projevil(y) u více než 1 z 10 ošetřených zvířat)

- časté (u více než 1, ale méně než 10 ze 100 ošetřených zvířat)

- neobvyklé (u více než 1, ale méně než 10 z 1000 ošetřených zvířat)

- vzácné (u více než 1, ale méně než 10 z 10000 ošetřených zvířat)

- velmi vzácné (u méně než 1 z 10000 ošetřených zvířat, včetně ojedinělých hlášení).

Jestliže zaznamenáte jakékoliv závažné nežádoucí účinky či jiné reakce, které nejsou uvedeny v této

příbalové informaci, oznamte to prosím vašemu veterinárnímu lékaři.

7.

CÍLOVÝ DRUH ZVÍŘAT

Koně, poníci.

8.

DÁVKOVÁNÍ PRO KAŽDÝ DRUH, CESTA(Y) A ZPŮSOB PODÁNÍ

Jednorázové perorální podání dávky 400 µg moxidektinu / kg ž.hm. za použití kalibrovaného

aplikátoru.

Aplikátor se drží zavíčkovaným koncem značkami doleva tak, aby bylo vidět na značkování podle

váhy (malé černé linky). Každá značka se vztahuje na 25 kg živé hmotnosti. Zelený číselný prstenec se

otáčí tak, aby se levá strana prstence kryla s váhou zvířete.

Pro zajištění přesného dávkování se doporučuje stanovení hmotnosti zvířat páskovou mírou.

Obsah aplikátoru je určen pro koně o živé hmotnosti 700 kg.

9.

POKYNY PRO SPRÁVNÉ PODÁNÍ

Nepoužívat stejný aplikátor na více než na jedno zvíře, pokud nejde o zvířata, která jsou na jedné

pastvě anebo přichází spolu přímo do styku. Přípravek Equest 18,92 mg/g perorální gel byl vyvinut

specificky jen pro použití u koní. Psi a kočky mohou vykazovat nežádoucí vedlejší reakce po požití

moxidektinu v koncentraci obsažené v přípravku, a to po požití rozlité pasty nebo při přístupu

k použitému aplikátoru.

Přechodné nežádoucí reakce se mohou dostavit po aplikaci dvojnásobku doporučované dávky u hříbat

a po trojnásobné dávce u dospělých zvířat.

Nežádoucí příznaky jsou deprese, inapetence, ataxie, dále ochabnutí spodního pysku 8 až 24 hodin po

aplikaci. Symptomatická léčba není obvykle zapotřebí a příznaky odeznívají zcela v průběhu 24 až 72

hodin. Specifické antidotum není známé.

Přípravek je neškodný pro březí a laktující klisny.

10.

OCHRANNÁ(É) LHŮTA(Y)

Maso 32 dní.

11.

ZVLÁŠTNÍ OPATŘENÍ PRO UCHOVÁVÁNÍ

Uchovávat mimo dohled a dosah dětí.

Uchovávejte při teplotě do 25

Doba použitelnosti po prvním otevření vnitřního obalu: 6 měsíců

Nepoužívejte po uplynutí doby použitelnost uvedené na etiketě.

12.

ZVLÁŠTNÍ UPOZORNĚNÍ

Zvláštní opatření určené osobám, které podávají veterinární léčivý přípravek zvířatům:

Je nutno vyvarovat se přímému kontaktu přípravku s pokožkou a s očima.

Doporučuje se použití ochranných rukavic.

Po aplikaci přípravku je nutno si umýt ruce a všechna místa, která přišla s ním do styku.

Během manipulace s přípravkem nekouřit, nepít a nejíst.

Při vniknutí přípravku do oka je třeba oko neprodleně propláchnout proudem vody. Při podráždění

vyhledejte lékařskou pomoc.

Jiná opatření týkající se vlivu na životní prostředí:

Moxidektin splňuje kritéria pro (velmi) perzistentní, bioakumulativní a toxickou (PBT) látku; z toho

důvodu je nutné expozici životního prostředí moxidektinu co možná nejvíce omezit. Léčba by měla

být podána pouze tehdy, jestliže je to nezbytné, a měla by být založena na počtu vajíček v trusu nebo

na zhodnocení rizika infestace na úrovni zvířete a/nebo stáda. Kvůli omezení průniku moxidektinu do

povrchových vod a na základě profilu vylučování moxidektinu při podání ve formě perorální lékové

formy koním by léčená zvířata neměla mít během prvního týdne po léčbě přístup k vodním tokům.

Podobně jako jiné makrocyklické laktony má moxidektin schopnost negativně ovlivňovat i jiné než

cílové organismy:

Výkaly obsahující moxidektin vylučované na pastvě léčenými zvířaty mohou dočasně snižovat

množství organismů živících se trusem. U koní se po dobu více než 1 týdne po léčbě přípravkem

mohou vylučovat hladiny moxidektinu, které jsou potenciálně toxické pro brouky hnojníky a mouchy

žijící v trusu, a může docházet k poklesu množství fauny trusu.

Moxidektin je svou podstatou toxický pro vodní organismy včetně ryb. Přípravek by se měl používat

pouze podle instrukcí na etiketě.

13.

ZVLÁŠTNÍ OPATŘENÍ PRO ZNEŠKODŇOVÁNÍ NEPOUŽITÝCH PŘÍPRAVKŮ

NEBO ODPADU, POKUD JE JICH TŘEBA

Všechen nepoužitý veterinární léčivý přípravek nebo odpad, který pochází z tohoto přípravku, musí být

likvidován podle místních právních předpisů. Přípravkem nekontaminujte vodní toky.

Přípravek je toxický pro ryby a další vodní organismy.

O možnostech likvidace nepotřebných léčivých přípravků se poraďte s vaším veterinárním lékařem.

Tato opatření napomáhají chránit životní prostředí.

14.

DATUM POSLEDNÍ REVIZE PŘÍBALOVÉ INFORMACE

Prosinec 2017

15.

DALŠÍ INFORMACE

Pouze pro zvířata.

Veterinární léčivý přípravek je vydáván pouze na předpis.

Balení: Aplikátor z vysokohustotního polyethylenu obsahující 14,8 g gelu, s graduovaným pístem

a uzávěrem z nízkohustotního polyethylenu. Baleno jednotlivě v krabičce.

Pokud chcete získat informace o tomto veterinárním léčivém přípravku, kontaktujte prosím

příslušného místního zástupce držitele rozhodnutí o registraci:

Zoetis Česká republika, s.r.o.

Náměstí 14. října 642/17, 150 00 Praha 5

Česká republika

Tel: +420 257 101 111

E-mail: infovet.cz@zoetis.com

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Safety and efficacy of Lactobacillus hilgardii CNCM I‐4785 and Lactobacillus buchneri CNCM I‐4323/NCIMB 40788 as a silage additive for all animal species

Safety and efficacy of Lactobacillus hilgardii CNCM I‐4785 and Lactobacillus buchneri CNCM I‐4323/NCIMB 40788 as a silage additive for all animal species

Published on: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Following a request from the European Commission, the Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on the safety and efficacy of a strain of Lactobacillus hilgardii and of Lactobacillus buchneri when used as a technological additive intended to improve ensiling at a proposed application rate of 3.0 x 108 colony forming units (CFU)/kg fresh material. The two bacterial species are considered by EFS...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

30-10-2018

Pest categorisation of Sternochetus mangiferae

Pest categorisation of Sternochetus mangiferae

Published on: Mon, 29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The European Commission requested EFSA to conduct a pest categorisation of Sternochetus mangiferae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), a monophagous pest weevil whose larvae exclusively feed on mango seeds, whereas adults feed on mango foliage. S. mangiferae is a species with reliable methods available for identification. It is regulated in the EU by Council Directive 2000/29/EC where it is listed in Annex IIB as a harmful organism whose introduction into EU Protec...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

24-10-2018

Safety and efficacy of Hostazym® X (endo‐1,4‐beta‐xylanase) as a feed additive for sows in order to have benefit in piglets

Safety and efficacy of Hostazym® X (endo‐1,4‐beta‐xylanase) as a feed additive for sows in order to have benefit in piglets

Published on: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Following a request from the European Commission, the Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on the safety and efficacy of HOSTAZYM® X as a feed additive for sows in order to have benefit in piglets. The additive HOSTAZYM® X contains endo‐1,4‐beta‐xylanase and is available in liquid and solid formulations. This product is authorised as a feed additive for chickens for fattening, tu...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

23-10-2018

Evaluation of confirmatory data following the Article 12 MRL review for pendimethalin

Evaluation of confirmatory data following the Article 12 MRL review for pendimethalin

Published on: Mon, 22 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The applicant BASF Agro BV submitted a request to the competent national authority in the Netherlands to evaluate the confirmatory data that were identified in the framework of the maximum residue level (MRL) review under Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 as not available. To address the data gaps, residue trials on strawberries, onions, garlic, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, artichokes, leeks and rape seeds were submitted. The data gaps are considere...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

20-10-2018

Evaluation of confirmatory data following the Article 12 MRL review for dimethomorph

Evaluation of confirmatory data following the Article 12 MRL review for dimethomorph

Published on: Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The applicant BASF SE submitted a request to the competent national authority in Germany to evaluate the confirmatory data that were identified for dimethomorph in the framework of the maximum residue level (MRL) review under Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 as not available. The submitted residue data on raspberries were satisfactorily addressing the data gaps on raspberries and blackberries. Considering the new information provided, it is appropri...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

20-10-2018

Evaluation of confirmatory data following the Article 12 MRL review for pyraflufen‐ethyl

Evaluation of confirmatory data following the Article 12 MRL review for pyraflufen‐ethyl

Published on: Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The applicant, Nichino Europe Co. Ltd., submitted application request to the competent national authority in the Netherlands to evaluate confirmatory data that were identified for pyraflufen‐ethyl in the framework of the maximum residue level (MRL) review under Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 as not available. The submitted data were sufficient to confirm the MRLs for citrus fruits, tree nuts, pome fruits, stone fruits, table and wine grapes, curra...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

20-10-2018

Scientific Opinion of Flavouring Group Evaluation 411 (FGE.411): 2‐(4‐methylphenoxy)‐N‐(1H‐pyrazol‐3‐yl)‐N‐(thiophen‐2‐ylmethyl)acetamide from chemical group 30 (miscellaneous substances)

Scientific Opinion of Flavouring Group Evaluation 411 (FGE.411): 2‐(4‐methylphenoxy)‐N‐(1H‐pyrazol‐3‐yl)‐N‐(thiophen‐2‐ylmethyl)acetamide from chemical group 30 (miscellaneous substances)

Published on: Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 EFSA was requested to deliver a scientific opinion on the implications for human health of the flavouring substance 2‐(4‐methylphenoxy)‐N‐(1H‐pyrazol‐3‐yl)‐N‐(thiophen‐2‐ylmethyl)acetamide [FL‐no: 16.133], in the Flavouring Group Evaluation 411 (FGE.411), according to Regulation (EC) No 1331/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The substance has not been reported to occur in natural source materials of botanical or animal origin. It is intende...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

20-10-2018

Scientific Opinion on Flavouring Group Evaluation 200, Revision 1 (FGE.200 Rev.1): 74 α,β‐unsaturated aliphatic aldehydes and precursors from chemical subgroup 1.1.1 of FGE.19

Scientific Opinion on Flavouring Group Evaluation 200, Revision 1 (FGE.200 Rev.1): 74 α,β‐unsaturated aliphatic aldehydes and precursors from chemical subgroup 1.1.1 of FGE.19

Published on: Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The Panel on Food Additives and Flavourings of the European Food Safety Authority was requested to evaluate the genotoxic potential of 74 flavouring substances from subgroup 1.1.1 of FGE.19 in the Flavouring Group Evaluation 200 Revision 1 (FGE.200 Rev1). In FGE.200, genotoxicity studies were provided for one representative substance, namely hex‐2(trans)‐enal [FL‐no: 05.073], and for other two substances in the same subgroup, namely 2‐dodecenal [FL‐no: 05.03...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

18-10-2018

Scientific Opinion on Flavouring Group Evaluation 201 Revision 2 (FGE.201Rev2): 2‐alkylated, aliphatic, acyclic alpha,beta‐unsaturated aldehydes and precursors, with or without additional double‐bonds, from chemical subgroup 1.1.2 of FGE.19

Scientific Opinion on Flavouring Group Evaluation 201 Revision 2 (FGE.201Rev2): 2‐alkylated, aliphatic, acyclic alpha,beta‐unsaturated aldehydes and precursors, with or without additional double‐bonds, from chemical subgroup 1.1.2 of FGE.19

Published on: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The Panel on Food Additives and Flavourings of the European Food Safety Authority was requested to consider in this revision 2 of Flavouring Group Evaluation 201, the additional data on genotoxicity submitted by the Industry on two substances, 2‐methylpent‐2‐enal [FL‐no: 05.090] and 2 methylcrotonaldehyde [FL‐no: 05.095], from subgroup 1.1.2 of FGE.19. In FGE.201Rev1, the Panel concluded that further data were required in order to clarify the genotoxic poten...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

16-10-2018

Pest categorisation of Cronartium harknessii, Cronartium kurilense and Cronartium sahoanum

Pest categorisation of Cronartium harknessii, Cronartium kurilense and Cronartium sahoanum

Published on: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Plant Health performed a pest categorisation of Cronartium harknessii, Cronartium kurilense and Cronartium sahoanum, which are well‐defined and distinguishable tree fungal pathogens of the family Cronartiaceae. In 2018, these species were moved from the genus Endocronartium to the genus Cronartium. These pathogens are not known to be present in the EU and are regulated in Council Directive 2...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

16-10-2018

Pest categorisation of Melampsora farlowii

Pest categorisation of Melampsora farlowii

Published on: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Plant Health performed a pest categorisation of Melampsora farlowii, a well‐defined and distinguishable fungus of the family Melampsoraceae. M. farlowii is the causal agent of a leaf and twig rust of hemlocks (Tsuga spp.) in eastern North America. The pathogen is regulated in Council Directive 2000/29/EC (Annex IAI) as a harmful organism whose introduction into the EU is banned. M. farlowii ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

16-10-2018

Evaluation of confirmatory data following the Article 12 MRL review for teflubenzuron

Evaluation of confirmatory data following the Article 12 MRL review for teflubenzuron

Published on: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The applicant BASF Agro BV submitted a request to the competent national authority in United Kingdom to evaluate the confirmatory data that were identified for teflubenzuron in the framework of the maximum residue level (MRL) review under Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 as not available. To address the data gaps, a new metabolism study on leafy crops, a study investigating the nature of residues under standard hydrolytic conditions and a validated ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

9-10-2018

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment for the active substance flumioxazin in light of negligible exposure data submitted

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment for the active substance flumioxazin in light of negligible exposure data submitted

Published on: Mon, 08 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The conclusions of EFSA following the peer review of the initial risk assessment carried out by the competent authority of the rapporteur Member State, Czech Republic, for the pesticide active substance flumioxazin are reported. The European Commission requested EFSA to conduct a peer review and provide its conclusions on whether exposure of humans to flumioxazin can be considered negligible, taking into account the European Commission's draft guidance on th...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

6-10-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for epoxiconazole in beetroots

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for epoxiconazole in beetroots

Published on: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board submitted a request to the competent national authority in the United Kingdom to modify the existing maximum residue level (MRL) for the active substance epoxiconazole in beetroots. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive a MRL proposal for beetroots. Adequate analytical methods for enforcement are...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

27-9-2018

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on modernizing standards of identity and the use of dairy names for plant-based substitutes

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on modernizing standards of identity and the use of dairy names for plant-based substitutes

FDA issues a request for information to solicit feedback on how consumers are using plant-based substitutes for milk, cheese and other dairy foods.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

27-9-2018

Outcome of the consultation on confirmatory data used in risk assessment for the active substance  copper (I), copper (II) variants

Outcome of the consultation on confirmatory data used in risk assessment for the active substance copper (I), copper (II) variants

Published on: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) was asked by the European Commission to provide scientific assistance with respect to the risk assessment for an active substance in light of confirmatory data requested following the first approval in accordance with Article 6(1) of Directive 91/414/EEC and Article 6(f) of Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. In this context EFSA's scientific views on the specific points raised during the commenting phase conducted with Me...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

26-9-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for flonicamid in various crops

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for flonicamid in various crops

Published on: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Dienstleistungszentrum Ländlicher Raum submitted a request to the competent national authority in Germany to modify the existing maximum residue level (MRL) for the active substance flonicamid in radishes. Furthermore, in accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant ISK Biosciences Europe N.V. submitted a request to the competent national authority in the Ne...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

22-9-2018

Risk assessment of new sequencing information on genetically modified carnation FLO‐40689‐6

Risk assessment of new sequencing information on genetically modified carnation FLO‐40689‐6

Published on: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The GMO Panel has previously assessed genetically modified (GM) carnation FLO‐40689‐6 and concluded that there is no scientific reason to consider that the import, distribution and retailing in the EU of carnation FLO‐40689‐6 cut flowers for ornamental use will cause any adverse effects on human health or the environment. On 27 October 2017, the European Commission requested EFSA to analyse new nucleic acid sequencing data and updated bioinformatics data for...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

22-9-2018

Risk assessment of new sequencing information for genetically modified soybean BPS‐CV127‐9

Risk assessment of new sequencing information for genetically modified soybean BPS‐CV127‐9

Published on: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The GMO Panel has previously assessed genetically modified (GM) soybean BPS‐CV127‐9. This soybean was found to be as safe and nutritious as its conventional counterpart and commercial soybean varieties with respect to potential effects on human and animal health and the environment in the context of its intended uses. On 16 February 2018, European Commission requested EFSA to analyse new nucleic acid sequencing data and updated bioinformatics data for GM soy...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

21-9-2018

Outcome of the consultation with Member States, the applicant and EFSA on the pesticide risk assessment for sulfoxaflor in light of confirmatory data

Outcome of the consultation with Member States, the applicant and EFSA on the pesticide risk assessment for sulfoxaflor in light of confirmatory data

Published on: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) was asked by the European Commission to provide scientific assistance with respect to the risk assessment for an active substance in light of confirmatory data requested following approval in accordance with Article 6(1) of Directive 91/414/EEC and Article 6(f) of Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. In this context EFSA's scientific views on the specific points raised during the commenting phase conducted with Member State...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

21-9-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for clothianidin in potatoes

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for clothianidin in potatoes

Published on: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Bayer CropScience AG submitted a request to the competent national authority in Germany to modify the existing maximum residue level (MRL) for the active substance clothianidin to accommodate the use on potatoes imported from Canada. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive a MRL proposal. Adequate analytical methods for enforcement are availa...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

19-9-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for potassium phosphonates in certain berries and small fruits

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for potassium phosphonates in certain berries and small fruits

Published on: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant LTZ Augustenberg submitted a request to the competent national authority in Germany to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRLs) for the active substance potassium phosphonates in raspberries, blackberries, currants, blueberries, gooseberries and elderberries. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive MRL proposals for all crops under c...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

19-9-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for flonicamid in various root crops

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for flonicamid in various root crops

Published on: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Council submitted a request to the competent national authority in the United Kingdom to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRL) for the active substance flonicamid in beetroots, carrots, celeriacs/turnip rooted celeries, horseradishes, Jerusalem artichokes, parsnips, parsley roots/Hamburg roots parsley, radishes, salsifies, swedes/rutabagas, tu...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

11-9-2018

Update of the Xylella spp. host plant database

Update of the Xylella spp. host plant database

Published on: Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Following a request from the European Commission, EFSA periodically updates the database on the host plants of Xylella spp. While previous editions of the database (2015 and 2016) dealt with the species Xylella fastidiosa only, this database version addresses the whole genus Xylella, including therefore both species X. fastidiosa and Xylella taiwanensis. The database now includes information on host plants of Xylella spp. retrieved from scientific literature...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

31-8-2018

Danish Medicines Agency launches new concept for National Scientific Advice

Danish Medicines Agency launches new concept for National Scientific Advice

Today, 31 August 2018, the Danish Medicines Agency is launching a new concept for National Scientific Advice for companies, hospitals and others who request advice on the requirements applicable to clinical investigation and marketing authorisations.

Danish Medicines Agency

30-8-2018

Grant agreement for piloting the Framework Partnership Agreement between the National data provider organisations in Denmark and EFSA – Final report

Grant agreement for piloting the Framework Partnership Agreement between the National data provider organisations in Denmark and EFSA – Final report

Published on: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 During the project seven standard operating procedures (SOP) were developed for the four data domains (zoonoses, chemical contaminant, pesticide residues and veterinary medical products residues). The SOPs describe 1) How the national governance of risk assessment data is organised, 2) how data are collected and validated before delivering to EFSA covering all four domains, 3) How data is transferred to EFSA, 4) how to respond to EFSA request for clarificati...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for prohexadione in various oilseeds

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for prohexadione in various oilseeds

Published on: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant BASF SE submitted a request to the competent national authority in France to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRL) for the active substance prohexadione in linseeds, poppy seeds, sunflower seeds, rape seeds, mustard seeds and gold of pleasure seeds. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive MRL proposals for all oilseeds under consid...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Scientific Opinion on the state of the art of Toxicokinetic/Toxicodynamic (TKTD) effect models for regulatory risk assessment of pesticides for aquatic organisms

Scientific Opinion on the state of the art of Toxicokinetic/Toxicodynamic (TKTD) effect models for regulatory risk assessment of pesticides for aquatic organisms

Published on: Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Following a request from EFSA, the Panel on Plant Protection Products and their Residues (PPR) developed an opinion on the state of the art of Toxicokinetic/Toxicodynamic (TKTD) models and their use in prospective environmental risk assessment (ERA) for pesticides and aquatic organisms. TKTD models are species‐ and compound‐specific and can be used to predict (sub)lethal effects of pesticides under untested (time‐variable) exposure conditions. Three differen...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Risk to human and animal health related to the presence of 4,15‐diacetoxyscirpenol in food and feed

Risk to human and animal health related to the presence of 4,15‐diacetoxyscirpenol in food and feed

Published on: Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 4,15‐Diacetoxyscirpenol (DAS) is a mycotoxin primarily produced by Fusarium fungi and occurring predominantly in cereal grains. As requested by the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain (CONTAM) assessed the risk of DAS to human and animal health related to its presence in food and feed. Very limited information was available on toxicity and on toxicokinetics in experimental and farm animals. Due to the limitations in the avai...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Setting of import tolerances for mandestrobin in strawberries and table and wine grapes

Setting of import tolerances for mandestrobin in strawberries and table and wine grapes

Published on: Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Sumitomo Chemical Agro Europe SAS submitted a request to the competent national authority in Austria to set an import tolerance for the active substance mandestrobin in strawberries, table grapes and wine grapes. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive maximum residue level (MRL) proposals for the crops under consideration. Adequate analytica...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for fluoxastrobin in oilseeds

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for fluoxastrobin in oilseeds

Published on: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Arysta LifeSciences SAS submitted a request to the competent national authority in the United Kingdom to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRL) for the active substance fluoxastrobin in certain oilseeds. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive MRL proposals for the oilseeds for which a modification was requested. Adequate analytical...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Evaluation of data concerning the necessity of bromoxynil as herbicide to control a serious danger to plant health which cannot be contained by other available means, including non‐chemical methods

Evaluation of data concerning the necessity of bromoxynil as herbicide to control a serious danger to plant health which cannot be contained by other available means, including non‐chemical methods

Published on: Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 EFSA was requested by the European Commission to provide scientific assistance under Article 31 of Regulation (EC) No 178/2002 regarding the evaluation of data concerning the necessity of bromoxynil as a herbicide to control a serious danger to plant health which cannot be contained by other available means including non‐chemical methods, in accordance with Article 4(7) of Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. In this context, EFSA organised a commenting phase with ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-8-2018

Protocol for the scientific opinion on the Tolerable Upper Intake Level of dietary sugars

Protocol for the scientific opinion on the Tolerable Upper Intake Level of dietary sugars

Published on: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In June 2016, EFSA received a mandate from the national food competent authorities of five European countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden) to provide a dietary reference value (DRV) for sugars, with particular attention to added sugars. A draft protocol was developed with the aim of defining as much as possible beforehand the strategy that will be applied for collecting data, appraising the relevant evidence, and analysing and integrating t...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

28-6-2018

Ambient air quality: ANSES recommends the surveillance of 1,3-butadiene and the enhanced monitoring of ultrafine particles (UFPs) and carbon black

Ambient air quality: ANSES recommends the surveillance of 1,3-butadiene and the enhanced monitoring of ultrafine particles (UFPs) and carbon black

The European monitoring strategy for air quality relies heavily on quality standards for a number of pollutants. Advances in knowledge on the toxicity of substances and their emissions in the atmosphere have shown that certain pollutants that may have an impact on human health are not currently taken into account in regulatory monitoring. ANSES therefore received a formal request from the Ministries of Ecology and Health to propose a list of new priority pollutants for this air quality monitoring to supp...

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

15-6-2018

Written Requests Issued

Written Requests Issued

Updated list of approved active moieties to which FDA has issued a Written Request for pediatric studies

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

30-5-2018

Risks and benefits of plant protection products containing neonicotinoids compared with their alternatives

Risks and benefits of plant protection products containing neonicotinoids compared with their alternatives

In 2016, as part of the implementation of the Act "for the restoration of biodiversity, nature and landscapes” and as requested by the Ministries of Agriculture, Health and Ecology, ANSES initiated an assessment weighing up the risks and benefits of plant protection products containing neonicotinoids, compared with their chemical and non-chemical alternatives. Today, ANSES is publishing its final opinion. For most uses of plant protection products containing neonicotinoids, sufficiently effective and ope...

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

14-9-2018

Federal Register Notice: #FDA Request for Nominations of Voting Members on a Public Advisory Committee; National Mammography Quality Assurance Advisory Committee. Nominations are due by November 5, 2018. For more information, click here:  https://go.usa.g

Federal Register Notice: #FDA Request for Nominations of Voting Members on a Public Advisory Committee; National Mammography Quality Assurance Advisory Committee. Nominations are due by November 5, 2018. For more information, click here: https://go.usa.g

Federal Register Notice: #FDA Request for Nominations of Voting Members on a Public Advisory Committee; National Mammography Quality Assurance Advisory Committee. Nominations are due by November 5, 2018. For more information, click here: https://go.usa.gov/xPgW5  #MedicalDevice

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

14-9-2018

Federal Register Notice: Request for Nominations on Public Advisory Panels of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee. Nominations are due by October 9, 2018. For more information, click here:  https://go.usa.gov/xPgWa  #MedicalDevice

Federal Register Notice: Request for Nominations on Public Advisory Panels of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee. Nominations are due by October 9, 2018. For more information, click here: https://go.usa.gov/xPgWa  #MedicalDevice

Federal Register Notice: Request for Nominations on Public Advisory Panels of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee. Nominations are due by October 9, 2018. For more information, click here: https://go.usa.gov/xPgWa  #MedicalDevice

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

14-9-2018

Federal Register Notice: #FDA Request for Nominations for Voting Members on a Public Advisory Committee; Technical Electronic Product Radiation Safety Standards Committee. Nominations are due by November 5, 2018. For more information, click here: https://

Federal Register Notice: #FDA Request for Nominations for Voting Members on a Public Advisory Committee; Technical Electronic Product Radiation Safety Standards Committee. Nominations are due by November 5, 2018. For more information, click here: https://

Federal Register Notice: #FDA Request for Nominations for Voting Members on a Public Advisory Committee; Technical Electronic Product Radiation Safety Standards Committee. Nominations are due by November 5, 2018. For more information, click here: https://go.usa.gov/xPgDd 

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

7-6-2018

#FDA announces draft Guidance: “Requests for Feedback and Meetings for #MedicalDevice Submissions: The Q-Submission Program”. Comment period closes in 60 days https://go.usa.gov/xQsCe 

#FDA announces draft Guidance: “Requests for Feedback and Meetings for #MedicalDevice Submissions: The Q-Submission Program”. Comment period closes in 60 days https://go.usa.gov/xQsCe 

#FDA announces draft Guidance: “Requests for Feedback and Meetings for #MedicalDevice Submissions: The Q-Submission Program”. Comment period closes in 60 days https://go.usa.gov/xQsCe 

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration