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    Australia
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  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 219801
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

219801

METAGENICS LIPOGEN

ARTG entry for

Medicine Listed

Sponsor

Health World Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 675,VIRGINIA BC, QLD, 4014

Australia

ARTG Start Date

3/02/2014

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. METAGENICS LIPOGEN

Product Type

Single Medicine Product

Effective date

3/02/2014

Warnings

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

Vitamins can only be of assistance if the dietary vitamin intake is inadequate. OR Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.

Standard Indications

Aids digestion and contains lipotropic factors to assist with distribution and assimilation of fats in the digestive system.

Specific Indications

A liver tonic that aids digestion in traditional medicine (Western, Ayurvedic and Chinese).

Bupleurum, Dandelion and Barberry to support liver and gall bladder function in traditional medicine (Western, Ayurvedic and Chinese).

Bupleurum, Dandelion and Barberry to promote liver detoxification in traditional medicine (Western, Ayurvedic and Chinese).

Choline is a methyl donor, important for normal metabolism of fats by the liver and gall bladder.

Vitamins cyanocobalamin, folic acid and pyridoxine enhance the metabolism of methionine thus helping maintain healthy homocysteine levels.

Inositol acts as a cofactor in methylation.

Lipogen contains a combination of herbal antioxidants, vitamins and amino acids.

A liver tonic that aids digestion.

Lipogen is a combination of herbal antioxidants, vitamins and amino acids. These herbs support liver and gall bladder function and promote liver

detoxification in traditional medicine. Choline is important for normal metabolism of fats by the liver and gall bladder. Cyanobobalamin, folic acid and

pyridoxine enhance the metabolism of methionine thus helping maintain healthy homocysteine levels.

Additional Product information

Pack Size/Poison information

Pack Size

Poison Schedule

Components

1. Formulation 1

Dosage Form

Tablet, film coated

Route of Administration

Oral

Public Summary

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Visual Identification

Active Ingredients

Berberis vulgaris

100 mg

Equivalent: Berberis vulgaris (Dry)

Bupleurum falcatum

150 mg

Equivalent: Bupleurum falcatum (Dry)

1.5 g

Choline bitartrate

150 mg

Cyanocobalamin

200 microgram

Folic acid

200 microgram

Inositol

100 mg

Methionine

100 mg

pyridoxine hydrochloride

25 mg

Taraxacum officinale

111.111 mg

Equivalent: Taraxacum officinale (Dry)

500 mg

Taurine

100 mg

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Public Summary

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The onus is on the reader to verify the current accuracy of the information on the document subsequent to the date shown.

Visit www.tga.gov.au for contact information