Anastrozole Accord Healthcare

Hauptinformation

  • Handelsname:
  • Anastrozole Accord Healthcare Filmtablette 1 mg
  • Dosierung:
  • 1 mg
  • Darreichungsform:
  • Filmtablette
  • Verwenden für:
  • Menschen
  • Art der Medizin:
  • allopathic Droge

Dokumenten

  • Information für medizinisches Fachpersonal:
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Lokalisierung

  • Erhältlich in:
  • Anastrozole Accord Healthcare Filmtablette 1 mg
    Belgien
  • Sprache:
  • Deutsch

Therapeutische Informationen

  • Therapiegruppe:
  • enzymremmers

Weitere Informationen

Status

  • Quelle:
  • AFMPS - Agence Fédérale des Médicaments et des Produits de Santé - Belgium
  • Zulassungsnummer:
  • BE398684
  • Letzte Änderung:
  • 06-04-2018

Packungsbeilage: zusammensetzung, kinische angaben, nebenwirkungen, wechselwirkungen, dosierung, schwangerschaft, stillzeit

Gebrauchsinformation

GEBRAUCHSINFORMATION: INFORMATION FÜR DEN ANWENDER

Anastrozole Accord Healthcare 1 mg Filmtabletten

Anastrozol

Lesen Sie die gesamte Packungsbeilage sorgfältig durch, bevor Sie mit der Einnahme dieses

Arzneimittels beginnen, denn sie enthält wichtige Informationen.

Heben Sie die Packungsbeilage auf. Vielleicht möchten Sie diese später nochmals lesen.

Wenn Sie weitere Fragen haben, wenden Sie sich an Ihren Arzt, Apotheker oder das

medizinische Fachpersonal.

Dieses Arzneimittel wurde Ihnen persönlich verschrieben. Geben Sie es nicht an Dritte weiter.

Es kann anderen Menschen schaden, auch wenn diese die gleichen Beschwerden haben wie Sie.

Wenn Sie Nebenwirkungen bemerken, wenden Sie sich an Ihren Arzt, Apotheker oder das

medizinische

Fachpersonal.

Dies

gilt

auch

für

Nebenwirkungen,

nicht

dieser

Packungsbeilage angegeben sind. Siehe Abschnitt 4.

Was in dieser Packungsbeilage steht:

Was ist Anastrozole Accord Healthcare und wofür wird es angewendet?

Was sollten Sie vor der Einnahme von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare beachten?

Wie ist Anastrozole Accord Healthcare einzunehmen?

Welche Nebenwirkungen sind möglich?

Wie ist Anastrozole Accord Healthcare aufzubewahren?

Inhalt der Packung und weitere Informationen

1.

Was ist Anastrozole Accord Healthcare und wofür wird es angewendet?

Anastrozole Accord Healthcare gehört zu einer Gruppe von Arzneimitteln, die als Aromatase-Hemmer

bezeichnet werden. Das bedeutet, dass sie einige der Wirkungen der Aromatase beeinflussen – eines

körpereigenen

Enzyms,

bestimmte

weibliche

Geschlechtshormone

einwirkt,

beispielsweise die Östrogene. Aromatase-Hemmer werden zur Behandlung von Brustkrebs bei Frauen

nach der Menopause eingesetzt.

2.

Was sollten Sie vor der Einnahme von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare beachten?

Anastrozole Accord Healthcare darf nicht angewendet werden

Wenn Sie überempfindlich (allergisch) gegen Anastrozol oder einen der sonstigen Bestandteile

von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare sind

Wenn Sie das Klimakterium (Menopause) noch nicht abgeschlossen haben

Wenn Sie schwanger sind oder stillen

Wenn bei Ihnen eine mittelschwere oder schwere Lebererkrankung besteht

Wenn Sie Arzneimittel anwenden, die Östrogen enthalten (siehe auch „Einnahme von

Anastrozole Accord Healthcare zusammen mit anderen Arzneimitteln“ weiter unten)

Wenn Sie Tamoxifen anwenden (siehe auch „Einnahme von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare

zusammen mit anderen Arzneimitteln“)

Warnhinweise und Vorsichtsmaßnahmen

Sprechen Sie vor Beginn der Einnahme von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare mit Ihrem Arzt, Apotheker

oder dem medizinischen Fachpersonal, wenn Sie:

An Osteoporose oder an einer sonstigen Erkrankung leiden, durch die die Festigkeit Ihrer

Knochen beeinträchtigt. Anastrozol senkt die Spiegel weiblicher Geschlechtshormone. dies

kann zu einem Verlust des Mineraliengehalts von Knochen führen, was ihre Festigkeit

beeinträchtigen kann. Während Ihrer Behandlung wird möglicherweise die Dichte Ihrer

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Gebrauchsinformation

Knochen untersucht. Ihr Arzt kann Ihnen Arzneimittel verordnen, um einen Verlust von

Knochensubstanz zu verhindern oder zu behandeln

sich nicht sicher sind, ob Sie die Wechseljahre (Menopause) abgeschlossen haben. Ihr Arzt

wird Ihre Hormonspiegel überprüfen

Jemals an einer Erkrankung gelitten haben, durch die die Festigkeit Ihrer Knochen beeinflusst

wurde (Osteoporose)

An Leber- oder Nierenfunktionsstörungen leiden.

Kinder und Jugendliche

Dieses Arzneimittel darf nicht an Kinder verabreicht werden, da die Sicherheit nicht nachgewiesen ist.

Einnahme von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare zusammen mit anderen Arzneimitteln

Bitte informieren Sie Ihren Arzt oder Apotheker, wenn Sie andere Arzneimittel einnehmen / anwenden,

vor kurzem eingenommen / angewendet haben oder beabsichtigen, andere Arzneimittel

einzunehmen/anzuwenden, auch wenn es sich um nicht verschreibungspflichtige Arzneimittel handelt

sowie pflanzliche Präparate. Dies liegt daran, dass Anastrozol die Wirkungsweise mancher

Arzneimittel beeinflussen kann und andere Arzneimittel sich auf Anastrozol auswirken können.

Sie dürfen Anastrozole Accord Healthcare nicht einnehmen, wenn Sie bereits eines der folgenden

Arzneimittel einnehmen:

Bestimmte Arzneimittel zur Behandlung von Brustkrebs (selektive Östrogenrezeptor-

Modulatoren), z. B. Arzneimittel, die Tamoxifen enthalten, da diese Arzneimittel dazu führen

könnten, dass Anastrozole Accord Healthcare nicht mehr richtig wirkt

Arzneimittel, die Östrogen enthalten, wie z. B. Hormonersatztherapie (HET)

Wenn einer der folgenden Punkte auf Sie zutrifft, fragen Sie Ihren Arzt oder Apotheker um Rat.

Informieren Sie Ihren Arzt, wenn Sie die folgenden Arzneimittel einnehmen:

LHRH-Analoga, z. B. Gonadorelin, Buserelin, Goserelin, Leuprorelin und Triptorelin

(Arzneimittel zur Behandlung von Brustkrebs, bestimmten gynäkologischen Beschwerden oder

bei Unfruchtbarkeit). Es wurden keine klinischen Studien zur gleichzeitigen Behandlung mit

LHRH-Analoga und Anastrozol durchgeführt. Aus diesem Grund sollten Anastrozol und

LHRH-Analoga nicht miteinander kombiniert werden

Bitte informieren Sie Ihren Arzt oder Apotheker, wenn Sie andere Arzneimittel einnehmen/ anwenden

bzw.

kurzem

eingenommen/angewendet

haben,

auch

wenn

sich

nicht

verschreibungspflichtige Arzneimittel handelt.

Einnahme von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare zusammen mit Nahrungsmitteln und Getränken

Die Aufnahme von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare wird nicht beeinflusst, wenn die Einnahme

zusammen mit einer Mahlzeit erfolgt.

Schwangerschaft, Stillzeit und Zeugungs-/Gefärfähigkeit

Nehmen Sie Anastrozole Accord Healthcare nicht ein, wenn Sie schwanger sind oder stillen. Wenn Sie

schwanger werden, nehmen Sie Anastrozol nicht weiter ein und sprechen Sie mit Ihrem Arzt.

Fragen Sie vor der Anwendung oder Einnahme von allen Arzneimitteln Ihren Arzt oder Apotheker um

Rat.

Verkehrstüchtigkeit und das Bedienen von Maschinen

Es ist unwahrscheinlich, dass Anastrozole Accord Healthcare Ihre Fähigkeit zum Lenken eines

Fahrzeugs oder zum Bedienen von Maschinen beeinträchtigen wird. Einige Patientinnen können sich

jedoch gelegentlich schwach oder müde fühlen. In diesem Fall dürfen Sie sich nicht an das Steuer

p.2/7 (QRD v1.3)

Gebrauchsinformation

eines Fahrzeugs setzen und keine Maschinen bedienen. Fragen Sie Ihren Arzt oder Apotheker um Rat.

Anastrozole Accord Healthcare enthält Lactose:

Anastrozole Accord Healthcare enthält Lactose (Milchzucker), eine bestimmte Zuckerart. Wenn Sie

von Ihrem Arzt darüber unterrichtet wurden, dass Sie einzelne Zucker nicht vertragen, sprechen Sie

vor der Einnahme dieses Arzneimittels mit Ihrem Arzt.

3.

Wie ist Anastrozole Accord Healthcare einzunehmen?

Nehmen Sie Anastrozole Accord Healthcare immer genau nach Anweisung des Arztes ein. Bitte fragen

Sie bei Ihrem Arzt oder Apotheker nach, wenn Sie sich nicht ganz sicher sind.

Die empfohlene Erwachsenendosis beträgt eine Tablette, einmal täglich

Schlucken Sie die Tablette unzerkaut mit etwas Wasser

Die Tablette sollte täglich jeweils zum gleichen Zeitpunkt eingenommen werden

Es spielt keine Rolle, ob Sie Anastrozole Accord vor, während oder nach einer Mahlzeit

einnehmen.

Nehmen Sie Anastrozole Accord so lange ein, wie es Ihnen Ihr Arzt oder Apotheker empfiehlt. Die

Behandlung ist eine Langzeittherapie und es kann sein, dass Sie Anastrozole Accord über mehrere

Jahre einnehmen müssen. Wenn Sie sich nicht sicher sind, fragen Sie Ihren Arzt oder Apotheker um

Rat. Setzen Sie Ihre Tabletten nicht ohne vorherige Rücksprache mit Ihrem Arzt ab, selbst wenn Sie

sich wohl fühlen.

Anwendung bei Kindern und Jugendlichen

Anastrozole Accord darf nicht an Kinder und Jugendliche verabreicht werden.

Wenn Sie eine größere Menge von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare eingenommen haben, als Sie

sollten

Wenn Sie mehr Anastrozole Accord Healthcare als verordnet eingenommen haben, oder wenn

eine dritte Person Anastrozole Accord Healthcare eingenommen hat, verständigen Sie die

Notaufnahme Ihres nächstgelegenen Krankenhauses. Nehmen Sie zur Information des

medizinischen Personals verbleibende Tabletten oder die leere Packung mit.

Wenn Sie eine größere Menge von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare haben angewendet, kontaktieren

Sie sofort Ihren Arzt, Ihren Apotheker oder das Antigiftzentrum (070/245.245).

Wenn Sie die Einnahme von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare vergessen haben

Nehmen Sie keine doppelte Dosis ein (zwei Tabletten zur selben Zeit), um eine vergessene Einzeldosis

nachzuholen. Setzen Sie stattdessen einfach Ihre übliche Einnahme fort.

Wenn Sie die Einnahme von Anastrozole Accord Healthcare abbrechen

Auch wenn Sie sich wohl fühlen, sollten Sie die Einnahme Ihrer Tabletten nicht abbrechen, außer dass

Ihr Arzt dies angeordnet hat.

Wenn Sie weitere Fragen zur Anwendung des Arzneimittels haben, fragen Sie Ihren Arzt oder

Apotheker.

4.

Welche Nebenwirkungen sind möglich?

Wie alle Arzneimittel kann auch dieses Arzneimittel Nebenwirkungen haben, die aber nicht bei jedem

auftreten müssen.

Sehr häufig (kann mehr als 1 von 10 Behandelten betreffen)

Hitzewallungen

p.3/7 (QRD v1.3)

Gebrauchsinformation

Schwächegefühl

Gelenkschmerzen/-steifheit

Gelenkentzündung (Arthritis)

Hautausschlag (auch eine Art Ausschlag, die Nesselsucht genannt wird)

Übelkeit

Kopfschmerzen

Abnahme der Knochendichte (Osteoporose)

Häufig (kann bis zu 1 von 10 Behandelten betreffen)

Trockene Scheide

Blutungen aus der Scheide (üblicherweise in den ersten Wochen der Behandlung – wenn die

Blutungen anhalten, sprechen Sie mit Ihrem Arzt)

Schütterem Haar (Haarausfall)

Durchfall

Appetitlosigkeit

Erhöhte oder hohe Werte einer Fettsubstanz in Ihrem Blut, die als Cholesterin bezeichnet wird.

Dies kann durch einen Bluttest festgestellt werden

Erbrechen

Schläfrigkeit

Karpaltunnelsyndrom (Kribbeln, Schmerzen, Kältegefühl, Schwäche in Teilen der Hand)

Kitzeln, Kribbeln oder Taubheitsgefühl auf der Haut, Verlust oder Veränderungen des

Geschmackssinns

Veränderungen von Blutwerten in Tests, die zeigen, wie gut Ihre Leber arbeitet

Knochenschmerzen

Allergische (Überempfindlichkeits-) Reaktionen, die auch Gesicht, Lippen oder Zunge

betreffen können

Muskelschmerzen

Gelegentlich (kann bis zu 1 von 100 Behandelten betreffen)

Schnellender Finger (ein Zustand, in dem Ihr Finger oder Daumen in einer gebeugten Stellung

stehen bleibt)

Veränderungen in speziellen Bluttests, die Ihre Leberfunktion anzeigen (Gamma-GT und

Bilirubin)

Leberentzündung (Hepatitis)

Art Ausschlag oder Nesselsucht

Erhöhung des Kalziumspiegels in Ihrem Blut. Wenn bei Ihnen Übelkeit, Erbrechen oder Durst

auftreten, sollten Sie sich an Ihren Arzt, Apotheker oder das medizinische Fachpersonal wenden,

da eventuell Ihre Blutwerte überprüft werden müssen.

Selten (kann bis zu 1 bis 10 von 1 000 Behandelten betreffen)

Seltene Hautentzündung, möglicherweise mit roten Flecken oder Blasen

Hautausschlag, der durch Überempfindlichkeit bedingt ist (dies kann eine allergische oder

allergieartige Reaktion sein)

Entzündung der kleinen Blutgefäße mit roter oder violetter Hautverfärbung. In sehr seltenen

Fällen können Gelenk-, Magen- und Nierenschmerzen als Beschwerden auftreten, und dies wird

als „Purpura Schoenlein-Henoch“ bezeichnet

Sehr selten (kann bis zu 1 von 10 000 Behandelten betreffen)

Eine äußerst schwerwiegende Hautreaktion mit Geschwür- oder Blasenbildung der Haut. Dies

wird als „Stevens-Johnson-Syndrom“ bezeichnet

Allergische (Überempfindlichkeits-) Reaktionen mit Schwellungen des Rachens, die zu

Schwierigkeiten beim Schlucken oder Atmen führen können. Dies wird als „Angioödem“

bezeichnet

p.4/7 (QRD v1.3)

Gebrauchsinformation

Wenn eines dieser Anzeichen bei Ihnen auftritt, müssen Sie sofort einen Krankenwagen rufen oder

einen Arzt aufsuchen, da Sie dringend medizinische Behandlung benötigen könnten.

Wirkungen auf Ihre Knochen

Anastrozol senkt die Menge des Hormons Östrogen in Ihrem Körper. Dies kann den Mineralgehalt

Ihrer Knochen senken. Ihre Knochen können dadurch an Stärke verlieren und leichter brechen. Ihr

Arzt

wird

diese

Risiken

entsprechend

Behandlungsrichtlinien

Erhaltung

Knochengesundheit bei Frauen nach den Wechseljahren beachten. Sprechen Sie bitte mit Ihrem Arzt

über die Risiken und Behandlungsmöglichkeiten.

Wenn eine der aufgeführten Nebenwirkungen Sie erheblich beeinträchtigt oder Sie Nebenwirkungen

bemerken, die nicht in dieser Gebrauchsinformation angegeben sind, informieren Sie bitte Ihren Arzt

oder Apotheker.

Meldung von Nebenwirkungen

Wenn Sie Nebenwirkungen bemerken, wenden Sie sich bitte an Ihren Arzt, Apotheker oder das

medizinische Fachpersonal. Dies gilt auch für Nebenwirkungen, die nicht in dieser Packungsbeilage

angegeben sind. Sie können Nebenwirkungen außerdem direkt über das nationale Meldesystem

melden:

Föderalagentur für Arzneimittel und Gesundheitsprodukte

Abteilung Vigilanz

EUROSTATION II

Victor Hortaplein, 40/40

B-1060 BRUSSEL

Website: www.fagg-afmps.be

E-Mail: patientinfo@fagg-afmps.be

5.

Wie ist Anastrozole Accord Healthcare aufzubewahren?

Arzneimittel für Kinder unzugänglich aufbewahren. Bewahren Sie Ihre Tabletten an einem

sicheren Ort auf, der für Kinder nicht sichtbar ist und den sie nicht erreichen können. Ihre

Tabletten können ihnen schaden.

Keine besonderen Empfehlungen für die Aufbewahrung.

Geben Sie immer alles nicht angewendete Arzneimittel an Ihren Arzt zurück. Heben Sie es nur

auf, wenn Ihr Arzt Sie dazu auffordert.

Sie dürfen das Arzneimittel nach dem auf der äußeren Verpackung und dem Blister nach

{EXP}angegebenen Verfalldatum nicht mehr anwenden. Das Verfalldatum bezieht sich auf den

letzten Tag des Monats.

Bewahren Sie Ihre Tabletten in dem Behältnis auf, in dem Sie sie erhalten haben.

Das Arzneimittel darf nicht im Abwasser oder Haushaltsabfall entsorgt werden. Fragen Sie Ihren

Apotheker wie das Arzneimittel zu entsorgen ist, wenn Sie es nicht mehr benötigen. Diese

Maßnahme hilft, die Umwelt zu schützen.

6.

Inhalt der Packung und weitere Informationen

Was Anastrozole Accord Healthcare enthält

Der Wirkstoff ist Anastrozol. Jede Filmtablette enthält 1 mg Anastrozol.

Die sonstigen Bestandteile sind:

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Gebrauchsinformation

Tablettenkern: Lactose-Monohydrat (95,250 mg), Povidon K30, Natriumstärkeglycolat (Typ A),

Magnesium-Stearat

Filmüberzug: Titandioxid (E 171), Macrogol 300, Hypromellose E-5

Wie Anastrozole Accord Healthcare aussieht und Inhalt der Packung

Anastrozole Accord Healthcare Tabletten sind weiße bis gebrochen weiße, runde, bikonvexe

Filmtabletten mit Prägung „AHI“ auf der einen und ohne Prägung auf der anderen Seite.

Anastrozole Accord Healthcare wird in Blister-Packungen mit 10, 14, 20, 28, 30, 50, 56, 60, 84, 90,

98, 100 oder 300 Tabletten verpackt.

Es werden möglicherweise nicht alle Packungsgrößen in den Verkehr gebracht.

Pharmazeutischer Unternehmer

Accord Healthcare Limited

Sage House, 319, Pinner Road

North Harrow, Middlesex

HA1 4HF

Vereinigtes Königreich

Hersteller

Accord Healthcare Limited

Sage House, 319, Pinner Road

North Harrow, Middlesex

HA1 4HF

Vereinigtes Königreich

Zulassungsnummer

BE398684

Art der Abgabe

Verschreibungspflichtig

Dieses Arzneimittel ist in den Mitgliedsstaaten des Europäischen Wirtschaftsraumes (EWR)

unter den folgenden Bezeichnungen zugelassen

Name des Mitgliedstaats

Bezeichnung des Arzneimittels

Zypern

Αναστροζόλη Ακόρντ 1mg, δισκία επικαλυμμένα με λεπτό υμένιο

Tschechische Republik

Anastrozole Medico Uno 1 mg potahované tablety

Estland

Anastrozole Accord 1 mg, õhukese polümeerikattega tabletid

Lettland

Anastrozole Accord 1 mg apvalkotās tabletes

Litauen

Anastrozole Accord 1 mg plėvele dengtos tabletės

Malta

Anastrozole Accord 1mg Film coated Tablets

Portugal

Anastrozol Accord

Rumänien

Anastrozole Medico Uno 1mg Comprimate Filmate

Slowenien

Anastrozole Accord 1 mg filmsko obložene tablete

Spanien

Anastrozol Accord 1mg comprimidos recubiertos con película EFG

Vereinigtes Königreich

Anastrozole 1mg Film-coated Tablets

Belgien

Anastrozole Accord Healthcare 1 mg Filmtabletten

Dänemark

Anastrozole Accord 1 mg filmovertrukne tabletter

Frankreich

Anastrozole Accord 1 mg comprimés pelliculés

Deutschland

Anastrozole Accord 1 mg Filmtabletten

Ungarn

Anastrozole Accord 1 mg Filmtabletta

Irland

Anastrozole 1mg Film-coated Tablets

Italien

Anastrozole AHCL 1 mg compresse rivestite con film

Schweden

Anastrozole Accord 1 mg filmdragerade tabletter

Niederlande

Anastrozole Accord 1mg Filmomhulde Tabletten

p.6/7 (QRD v1.3)

Gebrauchsinformation

Diese Gebrauchsinformation wurde zuletzt überarbeitet im 02/2018.

p.7/7 (QRD v1.3)

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Modification of the existing maximum residue levels and setting of import tolerances for pyraclostrobin in various crops

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels and setting of import tolerances for pyraclostrobin in various crops

Published on: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant BASF SE submitted two requests to the competent national authority in Germany. The first one, to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRL) for the active substance pyraclostrobin in various crops and to set import tolerances for sugar canes and American persimmons; the second one to set import tolerances for pineapples and passion fruits/maracujas. The data submitted in support of the request...

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17-11-2018

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for tau‐fluvalinate according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for tau‐fluvalinate according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Fri, 16 Nov 2018 According to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA has reviewed the maximum residue levels (MRLs) currently established at European level for the pesticide active substance tau‐fluvalinate. To assess the occurrence of tau‐fluvalinate residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Commission Regulation (EC) No 33/2008 as well as the European authorisations reported by Member St...

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16-11-2018

Setting of an import tolerance for pyraclostrobin in rice

Setting of an import tolerance for pyraclostrobin in rice

Published on: Thu, 15 Nov 2018 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant BASF SE submitted a request to the competent national authority in Germany to set an import tolerance for the active substance pyraclostrobin in rice. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive a maximum residue level (MRL) proposal for rice. Based on the risk assessment results, EFSA concluded that the short‐term intake of residues resulting from the use of p...

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15-11-2018

Assessment of genetically modified LLCotton25 for renewal of authorisation under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐RX‐010)

Assessment of genetically modified LLCotton25 for renewal of authorisation under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐RX‐010)

Published on: Wed, 14 Nov 2018 Following the submission of application EFSA‐GMO‐RX‐010 under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 from Bayer, the Panel on Genetically Modified Organisms of the European Food Safety Authority (GMO Panel) was asked to deliver a scientific risk assessment on the data submitted in the context of the renewal of authorisation application for the herbicide‐tolerant genetically modified LLCotton25, for food and feed uses, import and processing, excluding cultivation within the EU. The d...

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13-11-2018

Setting of import tolerances for teflubenzuron in grapefruits, mandarins and broccoli

Setting of import tolerances for teflubenzuron in grapefruits, mandarins and broccoli

Published on: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant BASF Agro BV submitted a request to the competent national authority in the United Kingdom to set import tolerances for the active substance teflubenzuron in grapefruits and mandarins imported from Brazil and for broccoli imported from Paraguay. The data submitted were found to be sufficient to derive maximum residue level (MRL) proposals for grapefruits and broccoli. The MRL derived ...

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13-11-2018

The importance of vector abundance and seasonality

The importance of vector abundance and seasonality

Published on: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 This joint ECDC‐EFSA report assesses whether vector count data (abundance) and the way these change throughout the year (seasonality) can provide useful information about vector‐borne diseases epidemiological processes of interest, and therefore, whether resources should be devoted to collecting such data. The document also summarises what measures of abundance and seasonality can be collected for each vector group (mosquitoes, sandflies, midges and ticks), ...

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10-11-2018

Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for propolis extract (admissibility accepted when named water‐soluble extract of propolis) for use in plant protection as fungicide and bactericide

Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for propolis extract (admissibility accepted when named water‐soluble extract of propolis) for use in plant protection as fungicide and bactericide

Published on: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) was asked by the European Commission to provide scientific assistance with respect to the evaluation of applications received by the European Commission concerning basic substances. In this context, EFSA's scientific views on the specific points raised during the commenting phase conducted with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for propolis extract are presented. The context of the evaluation ...

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6-11-2018

Setting of import tolerances for haloxyfop‐P in linseed and rapeseed

Setting of import tolerances for haloxyfop‐P in linseed and rapeseed

Published on: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0100 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources submitted two requests to the competent national authority in Denmark to set import tolerances for the active substance haloxyfop‐P in linseed and rapeseed. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive maximum residue level (MRL) proposals for linseed and rapeseed. Adequate analytical metho...

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31-10-2018

Updated review of the existing maximum residue levels for imazalil according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 following new toxicological information

Updated review of the existing maximum residue levels for imazalil according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 following new toxicological information

Published on: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 In compliance with Article 43 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA received a mandate from the European Commission to provide an update of the reasoned opinion on the review of existing maximum residue levels (MRLs) for imazalil published on 5 September 2017, taking into account the additional information provided on the toxicity of the metabolites R014821, FK‐772 and FK‐284. EFSA did not derive MRL proposals from the post‐harvest uses reported on citrus fru...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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17-10-2018

Lumpy skin disease: scientific and technical assistance on control and surveillance activities

Lumpy skin disease: scientific and technical assistance on control and surveillance activities

Published on: Tue, 16 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 The duration of the vaccination campaign sufficient to eliminate lumpy skin disease (LSD) mainly depends on the vaccination effectiveness and coverage achieved. By using a spread epidemiological model, assuming a vaccination effectiveness of 65%, with 50% and 90% coverage, 3 and 4 years campaigns, respectively, are needed to eliminate LSD. When vaccination effectiveness is 80% to 95%, 2 years of vaccination at coverage of 90% is sufficient to eliminate LSD vir...

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16-10-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for mepiquat in cotton seeds and animal commodities

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for mepiquat in cotton seeds and animal commodities

Published on: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant, BASF SE, submitted an application to the competent national authority in Greece to modify the existing maximum residue level (MRL) for the active substance mepiquat in cotton seeds. The data submitted in support of the application were found to be sufficient to derive a MRL proposal for cotton seeds and the previously derived MRL proposals for animal commodities were found to be stil...

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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...

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2-10-2018

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for cyflufenamid according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for cyflufenamid according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Mon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 According to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA has reviewed the maximum residue levels (MRLs) currently established at European level for the pesticide active substance cyflufenamid. To assess the occurrence of cyflufenamid residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Directive 91/414/EEC as well as the European authorisations reported by Member States (in...

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28-9-2018

Avian influenza overview May – August 2018

Avian influenza overview May – August 2018

Published on: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Between 16 May and 15 August 2018, three highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) A(H5N8) outbreaks in poultry establishments and three HPAI A(H5N6) outbreaks in wild birds were reported in Europe. Three low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) outbreaks were reported in three Member States. Few HPAI and LPAI bird cases have been detected in this period of the year, in accordance with the seasonal expected pattern of LPAI and HPAI. There is no evidence to date ...

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27-9-2018

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for tembotrione according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for tembotrione according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 According to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA has reviewed the maximum residue levels (MRLs) currently established at European level for the pesticide active substance tembotrione. To assess the occurrence of tembotrione residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Commission Regulation (EU) No 188/2011 as well as the import tolerances and European author...

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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...

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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...

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25-9-2018

Daiso Holdings Ltd. recalls Daiso Brand Consumer Chemical Products

Daiso Holdings Ltd. recalls Daiso Brand Consumer Chemical Products

The recalled products have not been properly classified according to the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001, in order to ensure appropriate hazard labelling. These regulations are empowered by the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act. Improper labelling could result in unintentional exposure to these products and lead to serious illness, injury or death.

Health Canada

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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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13-9-2018

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for fluquinconazole according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for fluquinconazole according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 According to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA has reviewed the maximum residue levels (MRLs) currently established at European level for the pesticide active substance fluquinconazole. Considering the information provided by Member States, neither EU uses nor import tolerances are currently authorised for fluquinconazole within the European Union. Furthermore, no MRLs are established by the Codex Alimentarius Commission (codex maximum residue ...

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11-9-2018

Risk assessment of substances used in food supplements: the example of the botanical Gymnema sylvestre

Risk assessment of substances used in food supplements: the example of the botanical Gymnema sylvestre

Published on: Tue, 28 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Botanicals and preparations derived from these are among the substances frequently added to foods and food supplements, yet the safety of many botanicals has not been systematically assessed. In the context of the EU‐FORA fellowship programme, the fellow performed an assessment on the safety of the botanical Gymnema sylvestre, in accordance with EFSA's guidance on the assessment of safety of botanicals. Although preparations of G. sylvestre are marketed as f...

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11-9-2018

Modelling of inactivation through heating for quantitative microbiological risk assessment (QMRA)

Modelling of inactivation through heating for quantitative microbiological risk assessment (QMRA)

Published on: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 EFSA regards the household as a stage in the food chain that is important for the final number of food‐borne infections. The fate of a pathogen in the private kitchen largely depends on consumer hygiene during preparation of food and on its proper cooking, especially in the case of meat. Unfortunately, detailed information on the microbiological survival in meat products after heating in the consumer kitchen is lacking. The aim of the study was to improve th...

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11-9-2018

Assessment of occupational and dietary exposure to pesticide residues

Assessment of occupational and dietary exposure to pesticide residues

Published on: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 Plant protection products (PPPs) are pesticides containing at least one active substance that drives specific actions against pests (diseases). PPPs are regulated in the EU and cannot be placed on the market or used without prior authorisation. EFSA assesses the possible risks of the use of active substances to humans and environment. Member States decide whether or not to approve their use at EU level. Furthermore, Member States decide at national level on ...

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4-9-2018

Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for milk for use in plant protection as fungicide

Outcome of the consultation with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for milk for use in plant protection as fungicide

Published on: Mon, 03 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 evaluation of applications received by the European Commission concerning basic substances. In this context, EFSA's scientific views on the specific points raised during the commenting phase conducted with Member States and EFSA on the basic substance application for milk are presented. The context of the evaluation was that req...

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1-9-2018

Multiple “Dr. King’s” homeopathic and “Natural Pet” veterinary products recalled due to potential microbial contamination

Multiple “Dr. King’s” homeopathic and “Natural Pet” veterinary products recalled due to potential microbial contamination

Health Canada is advising consumers and pet owners not to use homeopathic and veterinary products made by King Bio Inc. and labeled as "Dr. King's," "Dr King's Natural Pet" or "Natural Pet." These products may pose a health risk to people and pets, especially children, pregnant women and those with compromised immune systems, because of potential microbial contamination. According to the United States Food and Drug Administration, high levels of microbial contamination were identified at the manufacturin...

Health Canada

1-9-2018

Acknowledgement:EFSA  wishes  to  thank  the  rapporteur  Member  State  Denmark  for  thepreparatory work on this scientific output.Suggested citation:EFSA (European Food Safety Authority), Brancato A, Brocca D, Carrasco Cabrera L,De Lentdecker C, Erdos

Acknowledgement:EFSA wishes to thank the rapporteur Member State Denmark for thepreparatory work on this scientific output.Suggested citation:EFSA (European Food Safety Authority), Brancato A, Brocca D, Carrasco Cabrera L,De Lentdecker C, Erdos

Published on: Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 According to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA has reviewed the maximum residue levels (MRLs) currently established at European level for the pesticide active substance napropamide. To assess the occurrence of napropamide residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Directive 91/414/EEC as well as the European authorisations reported by Member States (incl...

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1-9-2018

Review of the existing MRLs for fenbuconazole

Review of the existing MRLs for fenbuconazole

Published on: Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 According to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA has reviewed the maximum residue levels (MRLs) currently established at European level for the pesticide active substance fenbuconazole. To assess the occurrence of fenbuconazole residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Directive 91/414/EEC, the MRLs established by the Codex Alimentarius Commission as well...

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30-8-2018

National summary reports on pesticide residue analysis performed in 2016

National summary reports on pesticide residue analysis performed in 2016

Published on: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 In accordance with Article 31 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, European Union (EU) Member States have to communicate to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) the results of their official controls on pesticide residues in food. In the framework of this communication, the EU Member States, Iceland and Norway provided a short summary report outlining the main findings of the control activities during the reference year. This technical report is the compilat...

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29-8-2018

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for sintofen according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for sintofen according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Tue, 28 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 According to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA has reviewed the maximum residue levels (MRLs) currently established at European level for the pesticide active substance sintofen. To assess the occurrence of sintofen residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Commission Regulation (EC) No 33/2008, as well as the European authorisations reported by Member ...

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29-8-2018

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for prochloraz according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for prochloraz according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 According to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA has reviewed the maximum residue levels (MRLs) currently established at European level for the pesticide active substance prochloraz. To assess the occurrence of prochloraz residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Directive 91/414/EEC, the MRLs established by the Codex Alimentarius Commission as well as th...

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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...

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29-8-2018

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for napropamide according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for napropamide according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 According to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, EFSA has reviewed the maximum residue levels (MRLs) currently established at European level for the pesticide active substance napropamide. To assess the occurrence of napropamide residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Directive 91/414/EEC as well as the European authorisations reported by Member States (incl...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

11-12-2018

Ziagen (ViiV Healthcare BV)

Ziagen (ViiV Healthcare BV)

Ziagen (Active substance: abacavir sulfate) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)8685 of Tue, 11 Dec 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/252/T/104

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

26-11-2018

A hemodialysis system, which has modernized through miniaturization; and a patient monitoring system that can monitor more patients and/or more parameters and which are increasingly becoming networked in healthcare facilities increasing the risk for cyber

A hemodialysis system, which has modernized through miniaturization; and a patient monitoring system that can monitor more patients and/or more parameters and which are increasingly becoming networked in healthcare facilities increasing the risk for cyber

A hemodialysis system, which has modernized through miniaturization; and a patient monitoring system that can monitor more patients and/or more parameters and which are increasingly becoming networked in healthcare facilities increasing the risk for cybersecurity threats.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

22-11-2018

Rapiscan (GE Healthcare AS)

Rapiscan (GE Healthcare AS)

Rapiscan (Active substance: regadenoson) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)7875 of Thu, 22 Nov 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

18-10-2018

Kivexa (ViiV Healthcare BV)

Kivexa (ViiV Healthcare BV)

Kivexa (Active substance: abacavir / Lamivudine) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)6924 of Thu, 18 Oct 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/000581/T/0076

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

2-10-2018

Nexium Control (Pfizer Healthcare Ireland)

Nexium Control (Pfizer Healthcare Ireland)

Nexium Control (Active substance: esomeprazole) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)6474 of Tue, 02 Oct 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/002618/T/0023

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

2-10-2018

Ritemvia (Celltrion Healthcare Hungary Kft.)

Ritemvia (Celltrion Healthcare Hungary Kft.)

Ritemvia (Active substance: rituximab) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)6480 of Tue, 02 Oct 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

2-10-2018

Trizivir (ViiV Healthcare BV)

Trizivir (ViiV Healthcare BV)

Trizivir (Active substance: abacavir, lamivudine, zidovudine) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)6483 of Tue, 02 Oct 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/338/T/108

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

2-10-2018

Telzir (ViiV Healthcare BV)

Telzir (ViiV Healthcare BV)

Telzir (Active substance: Fosamprenavir) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)6468 of Tue, 02 Oct 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/534/T/93

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

2-10-2018

Celsentri (ViiV Healthcare BV)

Celsentri (ViiV Healthcare BV)

Celsentri (Active substance: maraviroc) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)6467 of Tue, 02 Oct 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/811/T/56

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

25-9-2018

Pelgraz (Accord Healthcare Limited)

Pelgraz (Accord Healthcare Limited)

Pelgraz (Active substance: pegfilgrastim) - Centralised - Authorisation - Commission Decision (2018)6288 of Tue, 25 Sep 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/003961/0000

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

24-9-2018

#FDA announces the release of the Collaborative Communities Toolkit for interested stakeholder organizations to work together on healthcare challenges. Learn about the program, download the Toolkit, and submit comments:  https://go.usa.gov/xPjKX pic.twitt

#FDA announces the release of the Collaborative Communities Toolkit for interested stakeholder organizations to work together on healthcare challenges. Learn about the program, download the Toolkit, and submit comments: https://go.usa.gov/xPjKX pic.twitt

#FDA announces the release of the Collaborative Communities Toolkit for interested stakeholder organizations to work together on healthcare challenges. Learn about the program, download the Toolkit, and submit comments: https://go.usa.gov/xPjKX  pic.twitter.com/iQsKIAAQTn

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

24-9-2018

Blitzima (Celltrion Healthcare Hungary Kft.)

Blitzima (Celltrion Healthcare Hungary Kft.)

Blitzima (Active substance: rituximab) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)6228 of Mon, 24 Sep 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

24-9-2018

Lenalidomide Accord (Accord Healthcare Limited)

Lenalidomide Accord (Accord Healthcare Limited)

Lenalidomide Accord (Active substance: lenalidomide) - Centralised - Authorisation - Commission Decision (2018)6237 of Mon, 24 Sep 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/4857

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19-9-2018

 12th Pharmacovigilance stakeholder forum, European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 24-Sep-2018, To: 24-Sep-2018

12th Pharmacovigilance stakeholder forum, European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 24-Sep-2018, To: 24-Sep-2018

This forum brings together regulators with patients, healthcare professionals and industry, to take stock of what we have achieved and what needs to be the focus over the coming years.

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17-9-2018

 European Medicines Agency (EMA) Human Scientific Committees' Working Party with Healthcare Professionals’ Organisations (HCPWP), European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 26-Sep-2018, To: 26-Sep-2018

European Medicines Agency (EMA) Human Scientific Committees' Working Party with Healthcare Professionals’ Organisations (HCPWP), European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 26-Sep-2018, To: 26-Sep-2018

This Healthcare Professionals' Working Party (HCPWP) plenary meeting will include discussions on advances in clinical practice and the scientific and regulatory challenges. Members will also be invited to present how they are including regulatory sciences in fellowships and young researchers’ training. Feedback will be given from the representatives of the Scientific Committees.

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17-9-2018

 European Medicines Agency (EMA) Human Scientific Committees' Working Parties with Patients’ and Consumers’ Organisations (PCWP) and with Healthcare Professionals’ Organisations (HCPWP), European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 25-Sep-2018, To: 25-Sep

European Medicines Agency (EMA) Human Scientific Committees' Working Parties with Patients’ and Consumers’ Organisations (PCWP) and with Healthcare Professionals’ Organisations (HCPWP), European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 25-Sep-2018, To: 25-Sep

This joint Patients' and Consumers' Working Party (PCWP) and Healthcare Professionals' Working Party (HCPWP) meeting will include results of the 2017 EMA perception survey. EMA regulatory science to 2025 will be discussed together with updates on Good Pharmacovigilance Practices (GVP). The Topic Group on Digital media and health will feedback to the working parties’ members. Participants will also receive an update on ongoing work on electronic product information and on availability of authorised med...

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7-9-2018

Newsletter:  Human medicines highlights - September 2018

Newsletter: Human medicines highlights - September 2018

This newsletter is addressed primarily to organisations representing patients, consumers and healthcare professionals. It provides a summary of key information relating to medicines for human use published during the previous month by the European Medicines Agency.

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