Label tag

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Label/tag, device sterility
  • Class:
  • Class 1
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Label/tag, device sterility
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 220262
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

220262

Majac Medical Products Pty Ltd - Label/tag, device sterility

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class 1

Sponsor

Majac Medical Products Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 74,VIRGINIA, QLD, 4014

Australia

ARTG Start Date

19/02/2014

Product category

Medical Device Class 1

Status

Active

Approval area

Medical Devices

Conditions

- The inclusion of the kind of device in the ARTG is subject to compliance with all conditions placed or imposed on the ARTG entry. Refer Part 4-5,

Division 2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 and Part 5, Division 5.2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods (Medical Devices) Regulations

2002 for relevant information.

- Breaching conditions of the inclusion related to the device of the kind may lead to suspension or cancellation of the ARTG entry; may be a criminal

offence; and civil penalties may apply.

Manufacturers

Name

Address

SP Medikal San Ltd

Topcular Mah Incirlik Sokak Ertas Is Merkezi

No 5/56 Kat 2 Rami Eyup

Istanbul, ,

Turkey

Products

1. Label/tag, device sterility

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date

19/02/2014

GMDN

43451 Label/tag, device sterility

Intended purpose

Label Gun & labels with or without indicators for sterilisation tracking system uses

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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14-12-2018

#ICYMI: @SGottliebFDA issued a statement on the #FDA’s new effort for  developing and class labeling of in vitro companion diagnostics for classes of oncology therapeutic products. Read the statement here:  https://go.usa.gov/xE3kk  #MedicalDevice

#ICYMI: @SGottliebFDA issued a statement on the #FDA’s new effort for developing and class labeling of in vitro companion diagnostics for classes of oncology therapeutic products. Read the statement here: https://go.usa.gov/xE3kk  #MedicalDevice

#ICYMI: @SGottliebFDA issued a statement on the #FDA’s new effort for developing and class labeling of in vitro companion diagnostics for classes of oncology therapeutic products. Read the statement here: https://go.usa.gov/xE3kk  #MedicalDevice

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

11-12-2018

Webinar recording: Medicine shortages reporting reforms, 28 November 2018

Webinar recording: Medicine shortages reporting reforms, 28 November 2018

An overview of mandatory medicine shortages reporting obligations for sponsors to be implemented on 1 January 2019

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

23-11-2018

Medicine shortages reforms guidance and resources

Medicine shortages reforms guidance and resources

Mandatory reporting of shortages from 1 January 2019

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

23-11-2018

Management and communication of medicine shortages and discontinuations in Australia

Management and communication of medicine shortages and discontinuations in Australia

Guidance for sponsors and other stakeholder bodies

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

20-11-2018

Memorandum of Understanding between Philips Electronics Australia and the Therapeutic Goods Administration

Memorandum of Understanding between Philips Electronics Australia and the Therapeutic Goods Administration

Philips has agreed to notify any actual or anticipated shortages of accessories, repair parts and consumables of the HeartStart MRx in Australia until 31 December 2022

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

19-11-2018


Annex to the European Commission guideline on ‘Excipients in the labelling and package leaflet of medicinal products for human use’

Annex to the European Commission guideline on ‘Excipients in the labelling and package leaflet of medicinal products for human use’

Annex to the European Commission guideline on ‘Excipients in the labelling and package leaflet of medicinal products for human use’

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency