SELECT

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • SELECT MENTHOL & EUCALYPTUS Lozenges blister pack
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • SELECT MENTHOL & EUCALYPTUS Lozenges blister pack
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 218337
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

218337

SELECT MENTHOL & EUCALYPTUS Lozenges blister pack

ARTG entry for

Medicine Registered

Sponsor

Nova Pharmaceuticals Australasia Pty Ltd

Postal Address

Suite 305 / 10 Norbrik Drive,BELLA VISTA, NSW, 2153

Australia

ARTG Start Date

10/12/2013

Product category

Medicine

Status

Active

Approval area

Non-Prescription Medicines

Conditions

Conditions applicable to all therapeutic goods as specified in the document "Standard Conditions Applying to Registered or Listed Therapeutic Goods

Under Section 28 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989" effective 1 July 1995.

Conditions applicable to the relevant category and class of therapeutic goods as specified in the document "Standard Conditions Applying to Registered

or Listed Therapeutic Goods Under Section 28 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989" effective 1 July 1995.

Products

1. SELECT MENTHOL & EUCALYPTUS Lozenges blister pack

Product Type

Single Medicine Product

Effective date

10/12/2013

Warnings

No Warnings included on Record

Standard Indications

Specific Indications

For temporary relief from the symptoms/discomfort of sore throats and minor mouth infections.

Additional Product information

Container information

Type

Material

Life Time

Temperature

Closure

Conditions

Blister Pack

PVC/PE/PVDC/Al

3 Years

Store below 30

degrees Celsius

Not recorded

Not recorded

Pack Size/Poison information

Pack Size

Poison Schedule

Not scheduled. Not considered by committee

Components

1.

Dosage Form

Lozenge

Route of Administration

Oral

Visual Identification

A greenish blue coloured circular lozenge with an odour like menthol and

eucalyptus and with a characteristic acid taste.

Active Ingredients

Amylmetacresol

.6 mg

Dichlorobenzyl alcohol

1.2 mg

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Public Summary

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This is not an ARTG Certificate document.

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

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