APIGUARD

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Apiguard
  • Pharmaceutical form:
  • Gel
  • Medicine domain:
  • Animals
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Apiguard
    Germany
  • Language:
  • English

Therapeutic information

  • Therapeutic group:
  • thymol
  • Therapeutic area:
  • Bees

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • HMA - Europe
  • Authorization number:
  • FR/V/0132/001
  • Authorization date:
  • 17-10-2011
  • EU code:
  • FR/V/0132/001
  • Last update:
  • 09-08-2016

Summary of Product characteristics: dosage,interactions,side effects

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SUMMARYOFPRODUCTCHARACTERISTICS

1. Nameoftheveterinarymedicinalproduct

APIGUARDgel(25%thymol)forbeehiveuse

2. Qualitativeandquantitativecomposition

Thymol…………………………………………12.5g

Forafulllistofexcipients,seesection6.1

3. Pharmaceuticalform

Gel

Slightlyopalescent,colourlesstopinkgranulargel.

4. Clinicalparticulars

4.1.Targetspecies

Honeybees (Apismellifera).

4.2.Indicationsforuse,specifyingthetargetspecies

TreatmentofvarroosisduetoVarroadestructor

4.3.Contraindications

Noneknown.

4.4.Specialwarningsforeachtargetspecies

Careshouldbetakentoensurethattheauthoriseddosagescheduleisadheredtoasimproperdosing

coulddeleteriouslyaffectthecolony.

4.5.Specialprecautionsforuse

i)Specialprecautionsforuseinanimals

Donottreatduringhoneyflowtoavoidpotentialtastetainting.

Thetreatmentcanbeperformedimmediatelyaftertheremovalofthesupers.

Donotusetheproductwhenthemaximumdailytemperatureexpectedduringthetreatmentislower

than15°Corwhenthecolonyactivityisveryloworwhentemperatureisabove40°C.

Combineweakcoloniesbeforetreatment.

Allcoloniesofanapiaryshouldbetreatedsimultaneously

ii)Specialprecautionstobetakenbythepersonadministeringthemedicinalproductsto

animals

Becauseofpossiblecontactdermatitisandirritationoftheskinandeyes,directskinandeyecontact

shouldbeavoided.

Whenhandlingtheproduct,wearimpermeableglovesaswellastheusualprotectionequipment.

Afterapplication,washhandsandthematerialbeingincontactwiththegelwithsoapandwater.

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Incaseofskincontact,washthoroughlytheaffectedareawithsoapandwater.

Incaseofeyecontact,washtheeyesthoroughlywithcopiousamountsofcleanrunningwaterand

seekmedicaladvice.

Donotinhale.

iii)Otherprecautions

4.6.Adversereactions(frequencyandseriousness)

Aslightagitationofthecolonyduringthetreatmentispossible.

Occasionallyathightemperaturesomeslightreductioninyoungbroodcanoccurduringthetreatment

period;thisistransientandhasnoeffectonthedevelopmentofthecolony.

4.7.Useduringpregnancy,lactationorlay

Notapplicable

4.8.Interactionwithothermedicinalproductsandotherformsofinteraction

Noneknown.

4.9.Amount(s)tobeadministeredandadministrationroute

Treatmentinthehive:twoapplicationsof50gofgelpercolonyata2weekinterval.

Maximumoftwotreatmentsperyear.

Methodofadministration

Openthehive.Peelbackthefoillidofthetrayleavingonecornerofthelidattachedtothetray.Place

theopentraycentrallyonthetopoftheframes,gelsideup.

Ensurethatthereisafreespaceofatleast0.5cmbetweenthetopofthetrayandthehivecover

board.Closethehive.Aftertwoweeksreplacethefirsttraywithanewoneaccordingtothesame

instruction.Leavetheproductinthecolonyuntilthetrayisempty.Removetheproductwheninstalling

thesupersonthecolony.

Theefficacyoftheproductismaximisediftheproductisusedinlatesummerafterthehoneyharvest

(whentheamountofbeebroodpresentisdiminishing).However,inthecaseofsevereinfestations,

theproductcanalsobeusedduringspringtime,whentemperaturesareabove15°C.

Efficacymayvarybetweencoloniesduetothenatureoftheapplication.Therefore,Theproduct

shouldbeusedasonetreatmentamongotherswithinanIntegratedPestManagementprogramme,

andmitefallregularlymonitored.IffurthersignificantmitefallisobservedduringthefollowingWinteror

Spring,itisrecommendedtouseanadditionalsecondaryWinterorSpringtreatmentforvarroa.

4.10.Overdose(symptoms,emergencyprocedures,antidotes),ifnecessary

Theuseofadosehigherthantherecommended(50ggelperapplicationcorrespondingto12.5gof

thymol)couldcausedisturbancesinthebehaviourofthecolony(agitation,absconding,orincreased

mortality).Incaseofoverdose,removetheexcessproductfromthecolony.

4.11.Withdrawalperiod(s)

Honey:Zerodays.

Donotuseduringhoneyflow.

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5. Pharmacologicalproperties

Pharmacotherapeuticgroup:ectoparasiticidesfortopicaluse,includinginsecticides

ATCVetCode:QP53AX22

5.1.Pharmacodynamicproperties

Thymolhasacaricidalaction.However,itsexactmodeofactionisnotfullyunderstood.Itactsdirectly

onthemitesthroughinhalationandcontact.

Proteindenaturisationisoneoftheprobablemodesofactioninmites.

5.2.Pharmacokineticparticulars

Itisthoughtthat2/3oftheactioniselicitedbyinhalationand1/3bydirectcontactthroughhoneybees.

However,therelativeproportionofeachroutemayvarywithtemperatureandhoneybeeactivity.

Environmentalproperties

6. Pharmaceuticalparticulars

6.1.Listofexcipients

Carbomer

Triethanolamine

Water,purified

6.2.Incompatibilities

Notapplicable.

6.3.Shelf-life

Shelflifeoftheveterinarymedicinalproductaspackagedforsale:3years

6.4.Specialprecautionsforstorage

Donotstoreabove30°C.

Donotfreeze.

Keepunopenedinoriginalpackaging.

Protectfromdirectsunlight.

Donotstoretheproductnearpesticidesorotherchemicalsubstanceswhichcouldcontaminatethe

product.

Storeawayfromfoodstuffs.

6.5.Natureandcompositionofimmediatepackaging

Natureoftheimmediatepackaging:

Aluminiumtray.

Aluminiumlid.

Model(s)forsale:

Boxof10traysof50gofgel.

6.6.Specialprecautionsforthedisposalofunusedveterinarymedicinalproductor

wastematerialsderivedfromtheuseofsuchproducts,ifappropriate

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Anyunusedproductorwastematerialshouldbedisposedofinaccordancewithlocalrequirements.

7. Marketingauthorisationholder

VITA(EUROPE)LIMITED

21/23WOTESTREET

BASINGSTOKE

HAMPSHIRERG217NE

UNITEDKINGDOM

8. Marketingauthorisationnumber(s)

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Orphan designation:  Recombinant human beta-glucuronidase (vestronidase alfa),  for the: Treatment of mucopolysaccharidosis type VII (Sly syndrome)

Orphan designation: Recombinant human beta-glucuronidase (vestronidase alfa), for the: Treatment of mucopolysaccharidosis type VII (Sly syndrome)

On 21 March 2012, orphan designation (EU/3/12/973) was granted by the European Commission to NDA Regulatory Science Ltd, United Kingdom, for recombinant human beta-glucuronidase for the treatment of mucopolysaccharidosis type VII (Sly syndrome).

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

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...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

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...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

12-11-2018

Efavirenz/Emtricitabine/Tenofovir disoproxil Zentiva (Zentiva, k.s.)

Efavirenz/Emtricitabine/Tenofovir disoproxil Zentiva (Zentiva, k.s.)

Efavirenz/Emtricitabine/Tenofovir disoproxil Zentiva (Active substance: efavirenz / emtricitabine / tenofovir disoproxil) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)7547 of Mon, 12 Nov 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

12-11-2018

Ruconest (Pharming Group N.V.)

Ruconest (Pharming Group N.V.)

Ruconest (Active substance: Conestat alfa) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)7548 of Mon, 12 Nov 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

12-11-2018

Spinraza (Biogen Netherlands B.V.)

Spinraza (Biogen Netherlands B.V.)

Spinraza (Active substance: nusinersen) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)7550 of Mon, 12 Nov 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/4312/T/10

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

12-11-2018

Irbesartan HCT Zentiva (Zentiva k.s.)

Irbesartan HCT Zentiva (Zentiva k.s.)

Irbesartan HCT Zentiva (Active substance: irbesartan / hydrochlorothiazide) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)7555 of Mon, 12 Nov 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

12-11-2018

Xeljanz (Pfizer Europe MA EEIG)

Xeljanz (Pfizer Europe MA EEIG)

Xeljanz (Active substance: Tofacitinib) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)7554 of Mon, 12 Nov 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/004214/T/0015

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

12-11-2018

Tracleer (Janssen-Cilag International NV)

Tracleer (Janssen-Cilag International NV)

Tracleer (Active substance: bosentan) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)7556 of Mon, 12 Nov 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/000401/T/0088

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

12-11-2018

Neupro (UCB Pharma S.A.)

Neupro (UCB Pharma S.A.)

Neupro (Active substance: Rotigotine) - Centralised - Yearly update - Commission Decision (2018)7551 of Mon, 12 Nov 2018

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

12-10-2018

Irbesartan Zentiva (Zentiva k.s.)

Irbesartan Zentiva (Zentiva k.s.)

Irbesartan Zentiva (Active substance: Irbesartan) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)6772 of Fri, 12 Oct 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/785T/79

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

1-10-2018

EU/3/05/328 (Celgene Europe B.V.)

EU/3/05/328 (Celgene Europe B.V.)

EU/3/05/328 (Active substance: (E)-(1S,4S,10S,21R)-7-[(Z)-ethylidene]-4,21-diisopropyl-2-oxa-12,13-dithia-5,8,20,23- tetraazabicyclo[8.7.6]tricos-16-ene-3,6,9,19,22-pentone) - Transfer of orphan designation - Commission Decision (2018)6434 of Mon, 01 Oct 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMA/OD/056/05/T/03

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

1-10-2018

EU/3/05/279 (Celgene Europe B.V.)

EU/3/05/279 (Celgene Europe B.V.)

EU/3/05/279 (Active substance: (E)-(1S,4S,10S,21R)-7-[(Z)-ethylidene]-4,21-diisopropyl-2-oxa-12,13-dithia-5,8,20,23- tetraazabicyclo[8.7.6]tricos-16-ene-3,6,9,19,22-pentone) - Transfer of orphan designation - Commission Decision (2018)6433 of Mon, 01 Oct 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMA/OD/001/05/T/03

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

26-9-2018

Today, Wednesday, September 26th 2018 at 12 pm EST is the last day that the #FDA will be soliciting site visit proposals for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program. Click the link to find more about the program & submit your application:   http://go.usa.g

Today, Wednesday, September 26th 2018 at 12 pm EST is the last day that the #FDA will be soliciting site visit proposals for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program. Click the link to find more about the program & submit your application: http://go.usa.g

Today, Wednesday, September 26th 2018 at 12 pm EST is the last day that the #FDA will be soliciting site visit proposals for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program. Click the link to find more about the program & submit your application: http://go.usa.gov/xPrum  #MedicalDevice pic.twitter.com/Zsmq00NCdd

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

19-9-2018

Reminder: #FDA site visit proposal solicitation period for the 2018  Experiential Learning Program is currently OPEN through Wednesday,  9/26/18 @ 12 pm EST. Click the link to find more about the  program & to submit your application  https://go.usa.gov/x

Reminder: #FDA site visit proposal solicitation period for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program is currently OPEN through Wednesday, 9/26/18 @ 12 pm EST. Click the link to find more about the program & to submit your application https://go.usa.gov/x

Reminder: #FDA site visit proposal solicitation period for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program is currently OPEN through Wednesday, 9/26/18 @ 12 pm EST. Click the link to find more about the program & to submit your application https://go.usa.gov/xPrum  #MedicalDevice pic.twitter.com/FN1mNN65dD

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

19-9-2018

Memantine Mylan (Mylan S.A.S.)

Memantine Mylan (Mylan S.A.S.)

Memantine Mylan (Active substance: Memantine) - Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder - Commission Decision (2018)5972 of Wed, 19 Sep 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/2660/T/12

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

14-9-2018

Agenda:  Agenda - CAT agenda of the 12-14 September 2018 meeting

Agenda: Agenda - CAT agenda of the 12-14 September 2018 meeting

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

12-9-2018

The FDA site visit proposal solicitation period for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program is currently OPEN through Wednesday, September 26th 2018 12 pm EST. Click the link to find more about the program & to submit your application  https://go.usa.gov/x

The FDA site visit proposal solicitation period for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program is currently OPEN through Wednesday, September 26th 2018 12 pm EST. Click the link to find more about the program & to submit your application https://go.usa.gov/x

The FDA site visit proposal solicitation period for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program is currently OPEN through Wednesday, September 26th 2018 12 pm EST. Click the link to find more about the program & to submit your application https://go.usa.gov/xPrum  #FDA #MedicalDevice pic.twitter.com/Kyo5z44Os4

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

12-9-2018

ADCETRIS (Takeda Pharma A/S)

ADCETRIS (Takeda Pharma A/S)

ADCETRIS (Active substance: Brentuximab vedotin) - Centralised - Annual renewal - Commission Decision (2018)5973 of Wed, 12 Sep 2018 European Medicines Agency (EMA) procedure number: EMEA/H/C/2455/R/58

Europe -DG Health and Food Safety

11-9-2018

 Focus group meeting  on dose optimisation of established veterinary antibiotics in the context of summary of product characteristics harmonisation, European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 12-Oct-2018, To: 12-Oct-2018

Focus group meeting on dose optimisation of established veterinary antibiotics in the context of summary of product characteristics harmonisation, European Medicines Agency, London, UK, From: 12-Oct-2018, To: 12-Oct-2018

This meeting will allow a direct exchange of views between the Agency’s working party and stakeholders on its draft reflection paper on dose optimisation of established veterinary antibiotics in the context of summary of product characteristics (SPC) harmonisation (EMA/CVMP/849775/2017). It complements the public consultation on this reflection paper ending on 31 January 2019. The reflection paper follows considerations in the report on a pilot project that aimed to develop and test non-experimental appr...

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

5-9-2018

The FDA's site visit proposal solicitation period for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program is currently OPEN through Wednesday, September 26th 2018 at 12 pm EST. Click the link to find more about the program and to submit your application:  https://go.u

The FDA's site visit proposal solicitation period for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program is currently OPEN through Wednesday, September 26th 2018 at 12 pm EST. Click the link to find more about the program and to submit your application: https://go.u

The FDA's site visit proposal solicitation period for the 2018 Experiential Learning Program is currently OPEN through Wednesday, September 26th 2018 at 12 pm EST. Click the link to find more about the program and to submit your application: https://go.usa.gov/xPcpn  #MedicalDevice

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration