Australian

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Australian By Nature Propolis 2000
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Australian By Nature Propolis 2000
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 216623
  • Last update:
  • 09-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

216623

Australian By Nature Propolis 2000

ARTG entry for

Medicine Listed

Sponsor

Australian By Nature Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 476,COLLAROY, NSW, 2097

Australia

ARTG Start Date

28/10/2013

Product category

Medicine

Status

Active

Approval area

Listed Medicines

Conditions

Colouring agents used in listed medicine for ingestion, other than those listed for export only under section 25 of the Act, shall be only those included in

the list of 'Colourings permitted in medicines for oral use'.

The sponsor shall keep records relating to this listed medicine as are necessary to: (a) Expedite recall if necessary of any batch of the listed medicine,

(b) Identify the manufacturer(s) of each batch of the listed medicine. Where any part of or step in manufacture in Australia of the listed medicine is

sub-contracted to a third party who is not the sponsor, copies of relevant Good Manufacturing Practice agreements relation to such manufacture shall be

kept.

The sponsor shall retain records of the distribution of the listed medicine for a period of five years and shall provide the records or copies of the records

to the Complementary Medicines Branch, Therapeutic Goods Administration, upon request.

The sponsor of the listed medicine must not, by any means, intentionally or recklessly advertise the medicine for an indication other than those accepted

in relation to the inclusion of the medicine in the Register.

All reports of adverse reactions or similar experiences associated with the use or administration of the listed medicine shall be notified to the Head, Office

of Product Review, Therapeutic Goods Administration, as soon as practicable after the sponsor of the goods becomes aware of those reports. Sponsors

of listed medicines must retain records of such reports for a period of not less than 18 months from the day the Head, Office of Product Review is notified

of the report or reports.

The sponsor shall not supply the listed medicine after the expiry date of the goods.

Where a listed medicine is distributed overseas as well as in Australia, product recall or any other regulatory action taken in relation to the medicine

outside Australia which has or may have relevance to the quality, safety or efficacy of the goods distributed in Australia, must be notified to the National

Manager Therapeutic Goods Administration, immediately the action or information is known to the sponsor.

Products

1. Australian By Nature Propolis 2000

Product Type

Single Medicine Product

Effective date

2/09/2015

Warnings

If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner (or words to that effect).

WARNING: Propolis may cause allergic reactions. If irritation or swelling of the mouth or throat occurs, discontinue use.

Adults only. OR Not to be used in children under two years of age without medical advice (or words to that effect).

Standard Indications

Helps fight mild upper respiratory complaints. [Warnings S and COLD required]

Aids, assists or helps in the maintenance of general well-being

May help reduce the severity of the symptoms of colds. ]Warnings S and COLD required]

May reduce the severity of colds. [Warning COLD required]

May reduce the severity and duration of colds. [Warning COLD required]

May reduce the duration of colds. [Warning COLD required]

Relief of the symptoms of colds. [Warnings S and COLD required]

Specific Indications

Propolis contains natural antioxidant bioflavonoids. Collected by bees, propolis has mild antibacterial characteristics. Helps support a heatlhy immune

system.

Additional Product information

Pack Size/Poison information

Pack Size

Poison Schedule

Components

1. Formulation 1

Dosage Form

Capsule, soft

Public Summary

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Route of Administration

Oral

Visual Identification

Active Ingredients

Propolis dry extract

400 mg

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14-3-2019

Safety of annatto E and the exposure to the annatto colouring principles bixin and norbixin (E 160b) when used as a food additive

Safety of annatto E and the exposure to the annatto colouring principles bixin and norbixin (E 160b) when used as a food additive

Published on: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 The Scientific Panel on Food Additives and Flavouring (FAF) provides a scientific opinion on the safety evaluation of annatto E and an exposure assessment of the annatto colouring principles bixin and norbixin (E 160b) when used as a food additive, taking into account new proposed uses and use levels. In 2016, the EFSA Panel on Food Additives and Nutrient Sources added to Food (ANS) adopted a scientific opinion on the safety of annatto extracts (E 160b) as a food additive....

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Multi-country outbreak of Salmonella Poona infections linked to consumption of infant formula

Multi-country outbreak of Salmonella Poona infections linked to consumption of infant formula

Published on: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 An outbreak of 32 Salmonella enterica serotype Poona cases in infants and young children has recently been identified in France (30 cases), Belgium (one case) and Luxembourg (one case). All 32 patients were infected with the same bacterial strain based on core genome multilocus sequence typing analysis. All patients had onset of symptoms between August 2018 and February 2019. Information from interviews was available for 30 patients. All consumed one of three rice-based in...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

7-3-2019

Re‐evaluation of Quillaia extract (E 999) as a food additive and safety of the proposed extension of use

Re‐evaluation of Quillaia extract (E 999) as a food additive and safety of the proposed extension of use

Published on: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 The EFSA Panel on Food Additives and Nutrient Sources added to Food (ANS) provides a scientific opinion on Quillaia extract (E 999) when used as a food additive and the evaluation of the safety of its proposed extension of use as a food additive in flavourings. The Scientific Committee for Food (SCF) in 1978 established an acceptable daily intake (ADI) of 0–5 mg spray‐dried extract/kg body weight (bw) per day for E 999. The Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

7-3-2019

Efficacy of methyl ester of conjugated linoleic acid (t10,c12 isomer) for sows and cows for reproduction

Efficacy of methyl ester of conjugated linoleic acid (t10,c12 isomer) for sows and cows for reproduction

Published on: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 A mixture of methylated conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) isomers (t10,c12 and c9,t11) in equal proportions is the subject of this assessment. The active substance is considered to be CLA (t10,c12) methyl ester (ME). The Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) of EFSA previously issued an opinion on the safety and efficacy of the product, in which it could not conclude on the efficacy of this additive for sows for reproduction and for cows f...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

19-2-2019

The Foundry recalls By the Fire Hearth Products Gas Fireplace Glass Cleaner

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The recalled product does not have the proper consumer chemical labelling required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.

Health Canada

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Kingston Pharma, LLC Issues Voluntary Recall of All Lots of “DG™ Baby Gripe Water Due to Undissolved Ingredient, Citrus Flavonoid

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Kingston Pharma, LLC is voluntarily recalling all lots of “DG™ Baby Gripe Water herbal supplement with organic ginger and fennel extracts” to the consumer level due to the presence of an undissolved ingredient, citrus flavonoid.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

17-1-2019

Safety of cassia gum as a feed additive for cats and dogs based on a dossier submitted by Glycomer GmbH

Safety of cassia gum as a feed additive for cats and dogs based on a dossier submitted by Glycomer GmbH

Published on: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 The additive cassia gum consists mainly of high-molecular weight polysaccharides composed primarily of a linear chain of 1,4-b-D-mannopyranose units with 1,6-linked a-D-galactopyranose units. In 2014, the Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) delivered an opinion on the safety and efficacy of cassia gum in cats and dogs. The Panel concluded, based on positive findings observed in a bacterial reverse mutation test with a semi-refined cassia...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

20-12-2018

Scientific assistance to assess the detoxification process for dioxins and PCBs in sunflower cake by hexane extraction

Scientific assistance to assess the detoxification process for dioxins and PCBs in sunflower cake by hexane extraction

Published on: Wed, 19 Dec 2018 EFSA was requested to provide scientific assistance to the European Commission on a detoxification process for dioxins and PCBs from sunflower cake by hexane extraction in an emergency situation, as specified in Article 7 of Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/786. The process entails hexane extraction of sunflower oil from the cake to remove dioxins (PCDDs and PCDFs) as well as DL- and NDL-PCBs. The data provided by the applicant were assessed with respect to the efficacy of ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

6-12-2018

Princess Auto recalls Powerfist Drywall Hoist

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Weld on the hoist lift may fail, causing the hoist and any materials being lifted to drop, creating a risk of injury to userfrom impact.

Health Canada

3-12-2018

FDA Alerts Pet Owners about Potentially Toxic Levels of Vitamin D in Several Dry Pet Foods

FDA Alerts Pet Owners about Potentially Toxic Levels of Vitamin D in Several Dry Pet Foods

The FDA is investigating the presence of elevated, potentially toxic levels of vitamin D in several dry pet foodsVitamin D in very high amounts can cause serious health problems like kidney failure or death.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

1-12-2018

Safety assessment of the process ‘RecyPET Hungária’, based on RecyPET Hungária technology, used to recycle post‐consumer PET into food contact materials

Safety assessment of the process ‘RecyPET Hungária’, based on RecyPET Hungária technology, used to recycle post‐consumer PET into food contact materials

Published on: Fri, 30 Nov 2018 The EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes and Processing Aids (CEP) assessed the safety of the recycling process RecyPET Hungária (EU register number RECYC0146). The input is hot caustic washed and dried poly(ethylene terephthalate) (PET) flakes originating from collected post‐consumer PET containers, containing no more than 5% of PET from non‐food applications. The flakes are dried and extruded. The output of the extrusion step is cut into pellets in an underwater...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

29-11-2018

ELM Pet Foods Recall of Dry Dog Food Due to Elevated Levels of Vitamin D

ELM Pet Foods Recall of Dry Dog Food Due to Elevated Levels of Vitamin D

ELM Pet Foods, Inc is issuing a voluntary recall of Elm Chicken and Chickpea Recipe dog food because the products could contain elevated levels of Vitamin D.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

28-11-2018

ANF Pet Inc. Issues Voluntary Precautionary Recall of Dry Dog Food Due to Potentially Elevated Levels of Vitamin D

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ANF, Inc. is issuing a voluntary recall of select products of ANF Pet Lamb and Rice Dog Food (reference below) due to potentially elevated levels of Vitamin D.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

27-11-2018

Sunshine Mills, Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall of Dry Dog Food Due to Potentially Elevated Levels of Vitamin D

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Sunshine Mills, Inc. is issuing a voluntary recall of select products of Evolve Puppy, Sportsman’s Pride Large Breed Puppy and Triumph Chicken and Rice Dog Food (reference below) due to potentially elevated levels of Vitamin D.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

22-11-2018

Foreign Product Alert: Black Lion Pill, Help 100% & Pure Natural & Body Slim capsules, Herba Saraf, Horny Little Devil, Ja Dera Max capsules, Lida (Plus) capsules, Nutra Organics Green Tea Extract capsules, Papapa, Red Zone Xtreme 3000, Rhino 69 Extreme 5

Foreign Product Alert: Black Lion Pill, Help 100% & Pure Natural & Body Slim capsules, Herba Saraf, Horny Little Devil, Ja Dera Max capsules, Lida (Plus) capsules, Nutra Organics Green Tea Extract capsules, Papapa, Red Zone Xtreme 3000, Rhino 69 Extreme 5

These foreign health products have been found by regulators in other countries to contain undeclared drug ingredients and/or unacceptable contaminant(s).

Health Canada

21-11-2018

Extensive Literature Search, Selection for Relevance and Data Extraction of Studies Related to the Toxicity of PCDD/Fs and DL‐PCBs in Experimental Animals

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Published on: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 Polychlorinated dibenzodioxins (PCDD), polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDFs) and dioxin‐like polychlorinated biphenyls (DL‐PCBs) are detected ubiquitously in the environment, diet and human tissues. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) CONTAM Panel received a mandate from the European Commission for a scientific opinion on the risks for human and animal health related to the presence of dioxins and DL‐PCBs in food and feed. To support preparatory work for the hazard i...

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21-11-2018

Extensive literature search, selection for relevance and data extraction of studies related to the toxicity of PCDD/Fs and DL‐PCBs in humans

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Published on: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 To enable the hazard identification and characterisation in the risk assessment for humans related to the seventeen 2,3,7,8‐substituted dioxins (PCCDs) and furans (PCDFs) and the twelve dioxin‐like polychlorinated biphenyls (DL‐PCBs), EFSA outsourced an extensive literature search (ELS), followed by selection for relevance and extraction of relevant data for consideration in the risk assessment. Two tailored search strategies for Web of Science (WoS) and PubMed for identif...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

17-11-2018

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

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Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

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

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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 ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

9-11-2018

Natural Life Pet Products Expands Recall of Dry Food Due to Elevated Levels of Vitamin D

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We regret to inform you that Natural Life® Chicken & Potato dry dog food has been confirmed to contain elevated levels of Vitamin D.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

6-11-2018

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

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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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3-11-2018

Nutrisca Issues Recall of Dry Dog Food Due to Elevated Levels of Vitamin D

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Nutrisca, of Saint Louis, Missouri is voluntarily recalling one formula of Nutrisca dry dog food (described below) due to it containing elevated levels of vitamin D.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

3-11-2018

Natural Life Pet Products Issues Recall of Dry Food Due to Elevated Levels of Vitamin D

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Natural Life Pet Products of Saint Louis, Missouri is voluntarily recalling our Chicken & Potato dry dog food (described below) due to it containing elevated levels of Vitamin D.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

31-10-2018

Safety and efficacy of a super critical carbon dioxide extract of Humulus lupulus L. flos when used as a feed flavouring for all animal species

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Published on: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA 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 a super critical carbon dioxide extract of Humulus lupulus L. flos (hop strobiles) when used as a sensory feed additive for all animal species. The additive is specified to containing 40% beta acids and less than 0.2% alpha acids. Known substances of conce...

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31-10-2018

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

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Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

26-9-2018

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

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Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

18-9-2018

Xtava recalls Allure and Allure Pro 2200W ionic ceramic hair dryers

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The hair dryer and power cord can overheat and catch on fire, posing fire, burn and electrical shock hazards.

Health Canada

14-9-2018

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance azadirachtin (Margosa extract)

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Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

11-9-2018

Emerson Electric Canada Limited recalls RIDGID NXT 6 Gallon and 9 Gallon Wet/Dry Vacuum Cleaners

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Health Canada

11-9-2018

Update of the Xylella spp. host plant database

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Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

11-9-2018

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

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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...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

11-9-2018

Risk assessment of antimicrobial resistance along the food chain through culture‐independent methodologies

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Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

10-8-2018

Recall Re-Announcement: Unitary Products Group of York International Corp. recalls Coleman, Coleman Evcon and Red T brand furnaces

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The furnaces can overheat causing the heat exchanger to crack, burn-through and in extreme cases cause furnace wrapper burn-through. This can lead to heating and possible burning of the drywall and other combustibles adjacent to the furnace, which poses a risk of significant property damage, personal injury or death.

Health Canada

7-8-2018

Recall Re-Announcement:Unitary Products Group of York International Corp. recallsColeman, Coleman Evcon and Red T brand furnaces

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The furnaces can overheat causing the heat exchanger to crack, burn-through and in extreme cases cause furnace wrapper burn-through. This can lead to heating and possible burning of the drywall and other combustibles adjacent to the furnace, which poses a risk of significant property damage, personal injury or death.

Health Canada

25-7-2018

AMPI Recalls Limited Amount of Dry Whey Powder Because of Possible Health Risk

AMPI Recalls Limited Amount of Dry Whey Powder Because of Possible Health Risk

Associated Milk Producers Inc. (AMPI) of New Ulm, Minn., is recalling dry whey powder packaged in 50-pound and 25-kg bags that were produced at the cooperative’s Blair, Wis., dry whey plant from May 1-5, 2018; May 24-29, 2018; June 2-5, 2018; and June 7-14, 2018 due to the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. This is a precautionary recall. All products shipped to the marketplace tested negative for Salmonella.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

25-7-2018

Pollen allergies and food supplements: ANSES reminds consumers of the precautions to be taken

Pollen allergies and food supplements: ANSES reminds consumers of the precautions to be taken

Cases of allergies associated with the consumption of food supplements are regularly reported to ANSES under its nutrivigilance scheme. Recently, severe allergies following the consumption of food supplements containing hive products (royal jelly, propolis) and pollen have been reported. ANSES reminds consumers that people who are allergic to pollen can potentially be at risk from allergies when consuming foods and food supplements containing products of the beehive.

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

13-6-2018

World Variety Produce, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Spicy Edamame Because Of Undeclared Allergens

World Variety Produce, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Spicy Edamame Because Of Undeclared Allergens

World Variety Produce, Inc. of Los Angeles, CA is voluntarily recalling Spicy Edamame 7oz, because it contains the undeclared shellfish/crustacean allergen “Oyster Extract” ingredient within the spicy sauce packet. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to shellfish run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

5-6-2018

Camellia sinensis (green tea) extract

Camellia sinensis (green tea) extract

Safety advisory - potential risk of harm to the liver

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

1-6-2018

FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS): Latest Quarterly Data Files

FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS): Latest Quarterly Data Files

FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS) - Quarterly Data Extract (QDE): The Quarterly Data Extract files, contain raw data extracted from the FAERS database for the indicated time ranges (not cumulative), in ASCII or SGML formats.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-5-2018

Global Commodities Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Sulfites In Apricot with Pitt Watan Brand

Global Commodities Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Sulfites In Apricot with Pitt Watan Brand

Global Commodities, Inc. of Hicksville, NY is recalling 1lb and 0.5lb packages of WATAN DRY FRUITS Brand Natural Dried Apricot with Pitt, because it contains undeclared sulfites. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

6-3-2019

Consultation: Proposed changes to the classification of medical devices used in direct contact with the heart, central circulatory or central nervous systems

Consultation: Proposed changes to the classification of medical devices used in direct contact with the heart, central circulatory or central nervous systems

This consultation paper considers the EU regulatory framework as an input into the review and reform of the Australian regulatory requirements for medical devices classification. Closing date: 29 April 2019

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

6-3-2019

Consultation: Proposed new medical device classification for substances introduced into the body via a body orifice or applied to the skin

Consultation: Proposed new medical device classification for substances introduced into the body via a body orifice or applied to the skin

This consultation paper considers the EU regulatory framework as an input into the review and reform of the Australian regulatory requirements for medical devices classification. Closing date: 29 April 2019

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

6-3-2019

Consultation: Proposed medical device classification for human cells, tissues and organs storage solutions and IVF media

Consultation: Proposed medical device classification for human cells, tissues and organs storage solutions and IVF media

This consultation paper considers the EU regulatory framework as an input into the review and reform of the Australian regulatory requirements for medical devices classification. Closing date: 29 April 2019

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

6-3-2019

Consultation: Proposed new classification rule for medical devices that administer medicines or biologicals by inhalation

Consultation: Proposed new classification rule for medical devices that administer medicines or biologicals by inhalation

This consultation considers the EU regulatory framework as an input into the review and reform of the Australian regulatory requirements for medical devices classification. Closing date: 29 April 2019

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

6-3-2019

Consultation: Proposed changes to the classification of active implantable medical devices and their accessories

Consultation: Proposed changes to the classification of active implantable medical devices and their accessories

This consultation considers the EU regulatory framework as an input into the review and reform of the Australian regulatory requirements for medical devices classification. Closing date: 29 April 2019

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

27-2-2019

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for U.S. men and women. And many #FDA regulated devices are used to treat various heart issues. Here’s how.  link:  https://go.usa.gov/xEprU?utm_source=CDRHTwitterD …   #heartmonthpic.twitter.com/i5IDrYgSLs

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for U.S. men and women. And many #FDA regulated devices are used to treat various heart issues. Here’s how. link: https://go.usa.gov/xEprU?utm_source=CDRHTwitterD … #heartmonthpic.twitter.com/i5IDrYgSLs

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for U.S. men and women. And many #FDA regulated devices are used to treat various heart issues. Here’s how. link: https://go.usa.gov/xEprU?utm_source=CDRHTwitterD … #heartmonth pic.twitter.com/i5IDrYgSLs

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

18-2-2019

Australian company pays fine for illegal medicine exports

Australian company pays fine for illegal medicine exports

On 14 December 2018, the TGA issued an infringement notice for export of unlawful medicines from Australia

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

11-2-2019

Consultation: Proposed reclassification of spinal implantable medical devices

Consultation: Proposed reclassification of spinal implantable medical devices

This consultation paper considers the EU regulatory framework as an input into the review and reform of the Australian regulatory requirements for medical devices classification. Closing date: 31 March 2019

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

28-1-2019


Opinion/decision on a Paediatric investigation plan (PIP): Peanut allergen extract, decision type: , therapeutic area: , PIP number: P/0342/2018

Opinion/decision on a Paediatric investigation plan (PIP): Peanut allergen extract, decision type: , therapeutic area: , PIP number: P/0342/2018

Opinion/decision on a Paediatric investigation plan (PIP): Peanut allergen extract, decision type: , therapeutic area: , PIP number: P/0342/2018

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

7-1-2019

Consultation: Potential reclassification of active medical devices for diagnosis and patient therapy

Consultation: Potential reclassification of active medical devices for diagnosis and patient therapy

The TGA seeks comments on the extent to which a similar approach will be appropriate in the Australian regulatory context. Closing date: 18 February 2019

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

4-1-2019


New product information wording: extracts from PRAC recommendations on signals adopted at the 26-29 November 2018 PRAC

New product information wording: extracts from PRAC recommendations on signals adopted at the 26-29 November 2018 PRAC

New product information wording: extracts from PRAC recommendations on signals adopted at the 26-29 November 2018 PRAC

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

3-1-2019

South Australian man faces criminal charges for dealing with counterfeit and unapproved medicines

South Australian man faces criminal charges for dealing with counterfeit and unapproved medicines

Dealing countefeit and unapproved medicines is a serious offence as shown in recent TGA prosecution outcome in South Australia

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

26-11-2018


Withdrawn application: HopGuard Gold, purified semi-solid extract from Humulus lupulus L. containing approximately 48% of beta acids as potassium salts, Date of withdrawal: 12/04/2018, Initial authorisation

Withdrawn application: HopGuard Gold, purified semi-solid extract from Humulus lupulus L. containing approximately 48% of beta acids as potassium salts, Date of withdrawal: 12/04/2018, Initial authorisation

Withdrawn application: HopGuard Gold, purified semi-solid extract from Humulus lupulus L. containing approximately 48% of beta acids as potassium salts, Date of withdrawal: 12/04/2018, Initial authorisation

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

30-8-2018

About Australian recall actions

About Australian recall actions

Update to general information about product recalls

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

15-8-2018

Searching the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG)

Searching the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG)

Issue with the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG) search functionality

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

7-8-2018

Research: Software as a Medical Device and Cyber Security for Medical Devices

Research: Software as a Medical Device and Cyber Security for Medical Devices

Opportunity to participate in CSIRO research to inform new Australian medical device industry guidance

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

27-7-2018

Australian regulatory guidelines for biologicals (ARGB)

Australian regulatory guidelines for biologicals (ARGB)

The ARGB has been restructured and updated in line with new legislative changes

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

4-7-2018

Proposal for a new Australian Cell & Tissue Name (ACN) application form

Proposal for a new Australian Cell & Tissue Name (ACN) application form

Proposal form for a new Australian Cell and Tissue Name (ACN)

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

29-6-2018

TGA presentation: ARCS  webinar, 22 June 2018

TGA presentation: ARCS webinar, 22 June 2018

An overview of the expectations and best practices for structuring and formatting data in module 1.3 for submissions in the eCTD format using the Australian specifications version 3.1

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

6-6-2018

Electronic Submissions Update – Reminder that the transition period for current Australian regional specification ends 30 June 2018

Electronic Submissions Update – Reminder that the transition period for current Australian regional specification ends 30 June 2018

Electronic submission update - version 3.1 specifications reminder

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

4-6-2018

Australian Regulatory Guidelines for Advertising Therapeutic Goods (ARGATG)

Australian Regulatory Guidelines for Advertising Therapeutic Goods (ARGATG)

First stage of the Australian Regulatory Guidelines for Advertising Therapeutic Goods

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia