Miacalcic Nasal 200

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  • Nazwa własna:
  • Miacalcic Nasal 200 200 j.m./dawkę aerozol donosowy
  • Dawkowanie:
  • 200 j.m./dawkę
  • Forma farmaceutyczna:
  • aerozol donosowy
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  • Ludzie
  • Typ medycyny:
  • alopatycznych narkotyków

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  • polski

Informacje terapeutyczne

  • Podsumowanie produktu:
  • 1 op. 2 ml (14 dawek), 5909990791613, Rp

Inne informacje

Status

  • Źródło:
  • Urząd Rejestracji Produktów Leczniczych, Wyrobów Medycznych i Produktów Biobójczych
  • Numer pozwolenia:
  • 07916
  • Ostatnia aktualizacja:
  • 17-03-2018

Ulotkę dla pacjenta: substancji czynnych, wskazania, dawkowanie, interakcje, działania niepożądane, ciąża, laktacja

Ulotka dołączona do opakowania: informacja dla pacjenta

MIACALCIC NASAL 200, 200 j.m./dawkę donosową, aerozol donosowy

Calcitoninum salmonis

Należy zapoznać się z treścią ulotki przed zastosowaniem leku, ponieważ zawiera ona informacje

ważne dla pacjenta.

Należy zachować tę ulotkę, aby w razie potrzeby móc ją ponownie przeczytać.

Należy zwrócić się do lekarza lub farmaceuty w razie jakichkolwiek dalszych wątpliwości.

Lek ten przepisano ściśle określonej osobie. Nie należy go przekazywać innym.

Lek może zaszkodzić innej osobie, nawet jeśli objawy jej choroby są takie same.

Jeśli nasili się którykolwiek z objawów niepożądanych lub wystąpią jakiekolwiek objawy

niepożądane, w tym niewymienione w ulotce, należy powiedzieć o tym lekarzowi lub

farmaceucie.

Spis treści ulotki:

1. Co to jest lek Miacalcic Nasal 200 i w jakim celu się go stosuje

2. Informacje ważne przed zastosowaniem leku Miacalcic Nasal 200

3. Jak stosować lek Miacalcic Nasal 200

4. Możliwe działania niepożądane

5. Jak przechowywać lek Miacalcic Nasal 200

6. Zawartość opakowania i inne informacje

1. Co to jest lek Miacalcic Nasal 200 i w jakim celu się go stosuje

Substancja czynna preparatu Miacalcic Nasal 200 należy do grupy kalcytonin.

Kalcytonina jest hormonem występującym zarówno w organizmie człowieka, jak i zwierząt.

Kalcytonina reguluje stężenie wapnia we krwi, jest stosowana w celu zahamowania utraty masy

kostnej. Prawdopodobnie pobudza proces tworzenia kości.

Kalcytonina łososiowa, substancja czynna preparatu Miacalcic Nasal 200, jest szczególnie silnie i

długo działającą odmianą tego hormonu.

Miacalcic Nasal 200 stosuje się w leczeniu osteoporozy (odwapnione i słabe kości) u kobiet po

menopauzie.

2. Informacje ważne przed zastosowaniem leku Miacalcic Nasal 200

Kiedy nie stosować leku Miacalcic Nasal 200

jeśli pacjent ma uczulenie (nadwrażliwość) na syntetyczną kalcytoninę łososiową lub

którykolwiek z pozostałych składników tego leku (wymienione w punkcie 6).

Ostrzeżenia i środki ostrożności

Lek ten został przepisany wyłącznie w celu leczenia konkretnych dolegliwości. Nie wolno go

odstępować innym osobom lub stosować w leczeniu innych schorzeń. Należy poinformować lekarza o

współistniejących chorobach i przyjmowaniu innych leków.

Należy poinformować lekarza o występowaniu w przeszłości reakcji alergicznych na którykolwiek ze

składników preparatu Miacalcic Nasal 200.

Lekarz zdecyduje czy przed zastosowaniem leku należy wykonać alergiczne testy skórne.

Stosowanie u osób w podeszłym wieku

Nie ma szczególnych zaleceń dotyczących stosowania preparatu Miacalcic Nasal 200 u pacjentów w

podeszłym wieku.

Dotyczy to również pacjentów z zaburzeniem czynności nerek lub wątroby, chociaż nie

przeprowadzono ukierunkowanych badań w tych grupach pacjentów.

Dzieci

Preparatu Miacalcic Nasal 200 nie należy stosować u pacjentów w wieku poniżej 18 lat.

Inne leki i Miacalcic Nasal 200

Należy poinformować lekarza o wszystkich przyjmowanych ostatnio lekach, nawet tych, które

wydawane są bez recepty.

Należy koniecznie poinformować lekarza o przyjmowaniu preparatów zawierających lit, gdyż może

być konieczne dostosowanie dawki litu.

Ciąża i karmienie piersią

Nie należy stosować leku Miacalcic Nasal 200 w czasie ciąży.

Nie należy stosować leku Miacalcic Nasal 200 w czasie karmienia piersią.

Prowadzenie pojazdów i obsługiwanie maszyn

Miacalcic Nasal 200 może spowodować uczucie zmęczenia, zawroty głowy, zaburzenia widzenia,

które mogą spowolnić reakcje pacjenta. Pacjenci, u których wystąpią te objawy nie powinni prowadzić

pojazdów ani obsługiwać maszyn.

3. Jak stosować lek Miacalcic Nasal 200

Kiedy i w jaki sposób należy stosować Miacalcic Nasal 200?

Miacalcic Nasal 200 jest lekiem przeznaczonym tylko do stosowania donosowego. Lek należy

stosować każdorazowo do innego otworu nosowego.

Opakowanie nie otwarte należy przechowywać w lodówce. Przed pierwszym zastosowaniem należy

preparat ogrzać do temperatury pokojowej.

Instrukcja użytkowania preparatu Miacalcic Nasal 200

Należy zapoznać się z treścią niniejszej instrukcji

użytkowania aerozolu donosowego.

Instrukcja objaśnia:

z jakich części składa się pojemnik aerozolu

donosowego,

jak przygotować do użycia nowy pojemnik

aerozolu donosowego,

jak stosować aerozol donosowy.

W przypadku zablokowania się rozpylacza,

można spróbować go odblokować poprzez

silne naciśnięcie dozownika; nie należy

stosować w tym celu ostro zakończonych

przedmiotów, ponieważ może to doprowadzić

do zniszczenia urządzenia.

W przypadku nieprawidłowego

funkcjonowania rozpylacza aerozolu

donosowego należy go zwrócić do apteki.

Nigdy nie należy samodzielnie naprawiać lub

rozkładać go na części, ponieważ może to

spowodować zmianę wielkości dawki leku.

Lek należy dawkować dokładnie według

zaleceń lekarza.

Należy przechować niniejszą ulotkę, żeby w

razie potrzeby przeczytać ją ponownie.

Części budowy pojemnika aerozolu donosowego

1.

Kapturek

ochronny:

umożliwia

utrzymanie

czystości

końcówki

donosowej,

stanowi

ochronę

rozpylacza.

Zawsze

zastosowaniu

aerozolu donosowego należy nałożyć

kapturek ochronny.

2.

Dysza

rozpylająca:

mały

otwór,

przez który wydostaje się na zewnątrz

leczniczy aerozol.

3.

Końcówka

donosowa:

część,

którą

umieszcza się w nozdrzu.

4.

Pompka:

naciśnięcie

części

powoduje rozpylenie aerozolu.

5.

Licznik:

okienku

licznikowym

nowego,

używanego

aerozolu

widoczny

jest

następujący

znak

który

będzie

się

zmieniał

miarę

naciskania pompki.

6.

Rurka

doprowadzająca:

naciśnięciu pompki roztwór leczniczy

jest wciągany tą rurką do góry.

7.

Butelka: zawiera roztwór leczniczy w

ilości

wystarczającej

odmierzenie

co najmniej 14 dawek.

Przygotowanie pojemnika aerozolowego do użycia po raz pierwszy

NIGDY nie należy potrząsać butelką z aerozolem, ponieważ może to niekorzystnie wpłynąć na dawkę

leku z powodu tworzenia się pęcherzyków powietrza.

Okienko licznikowe dawek nowego, nie używanego pojemnika aerozolowego znajduje się

w pozycji oznaczonej następująco:

, patrz rysunek.

Zdjąć kapturek ochronny.

Trzymając aerozol donosowy w

pozycji pionowej, w jednej lub

dwóch

rękach,

mocno

nacisnąć pompkę 3 razy.

Jest

przygotowanie

pojemnika

aerozolowego

użycia

poprzez

usunięcie

powietrza

rurki

doprowadzającej.

czynność

wykonuje

się

tylko

przed

rozpoczęciem użytkowania nowego

pojemnika.

Wydostawanie

się

małej

ilości

roztworu leczniczego na zewnątrz

powinno

niepokoić;

jest

normalne.

naciśnięciu

pompki,

okienku

licznikowym

dadzą

się

zauważyć

następujące zmiany:

ukazaniu

się

koloru

zielonego

okienku

licznikowym, nowy aerozol

donosowy

jest

gotowy

użycia.

Należy postępować zgodnie

instrukcją

“Stosowanie

aerozolu donosowego”.

Stosowanie aerozolu donosowego

Zdjąć kapturek ochronny, pochylić

głowę lekko do przodu i umieścić

końcówkę donosową w jednym z

nozdrzy.

Należy

postarać

się

utrzymywać pojemnik aerozolowy

pionowo

tak,

pokazano

rysunku.

Nacisnąć

pompkę

mocno

jeden

raz.

Usunąć

pojemnik

aerozolowy

nozdrza

wciągnąć

mocno

powietrze nosem tak, aby roztwór

leczniczy utrzymać w obrębie nosa.

podaniu

leku,

wyczyścić

dozownik

suchą

chusteczką

umieścić

kapturek

ochronny.

Sprawdzanie licznika dawek:

Po każdym podaniu aerozolu donosowego, w okienku licznikowym zmienią się cyfry wskazujące

liczbę dawek. Cyfry te wskazują ile dawek zostało już przyjętych. Opakowanie aerozolowe preparatu

Miacalcic Nasal 200 umożliwia dostarczenie 14 dawek oraz dwóch dawek dodatkowych.

Pojawienie

się

okienku

licznikowym

czerwonych

cyfr

świadczy

podaniu

dawek

wyczerpaniu

się

preparatu.

Można

zauważyć

niewielką

ilość

płynu

pozostającą nadal w butelce, ale jest to

zjawisko normalne.

W razie problemów z użyciem aerozolu należy zwrócić się do lekarza lub farmaceuty.

Dawkowanie

W przypadku wątpliwości dotyczących stosowania leku należy skontaktować się z lekarzem.

Ten lek należy zawsze stosować zgodnie z zaleceniami lekarza. Nie należy samodzielnie zmieniać

dawki lub przerywać leczenia bez zasięgnięcia porady lekarza.

Dokładną dawkę leku Miacalcic Nasal 200 ustala lekarz. Wielkość dawki zależy od stanu zdrowia

pacjenta i od reakcji pacjenta na lek.

W leczeniu osteoporozy pomenopauzalnej stosuje się dawkę 200 j.m. 1 raz na dobę.

Jak długo stosować lek Miacalcic Nasal 200

Nie należy stosować leku Miacalcic Nasal 200 dłużej niż 1 miesiąc po użyciu pojemnika

aerozolowego po raz pierwszy.

Pominięcie zastosowania leku Miacalcic Nasal 200

Jeżeli pacjent zapomni zażyć lek, powinien to uczynić najszybciej jak to możliwe, chyba że do

przyjęcia następnej dawki leku pozostało mniej niż 4 godziny. Wtedy należy przyjąć kolejną dawkę o

zwykłej porze z pominięciem dawki zapomnianej.

Zastosowanie większej niż zalecana dawki leku Miacalcic Nasal 200

Należy natychmiast poinformować lekarza, jeśli przypadkowo przyjęto zbyt dużą liczbę dawek leku.

Może być konieczna pomoc medyczna.

4. Możliwe działania niepożądane

Jak każdy lek, lek ten może powodować działania niepożądane, chociaż nie u każdego one wystąpią.

Może wystąpić jedno lub więcej z następujących działań niepożądanych.

Należy natychmiast poinformować lekarza w przypadku wystąpienia któregokolwiek z następujących

ciężkich działań niepożądanych:

Ciężkich reakcji alergicznych- pokrzywka, przyspieszone bicie serca, trudności w oddychaniu,

uczucie obrzęku gardła i ściskania w klatce piersiowej.

Nagłych, zagrażających życiu reakcji alergicznych prowadzących do spadku ciśnienia

tętniczego krwi i czasem szoku.

Obrzęku twarzy, kończyn lub całego ciała.

Inne działania niepożądane:

Działania niepożądane występujące bardzo często:

Działanie niepożądane występujące u więcej niż 10 osób na 100 osób

Katar lub upośledzenie drożności nosa (nieżyt), nieprzyjemne odczucia w obrębie nosa, obrzęk błony

śluzowej nosa, przekrwienie, zaczerwienienie lub uszkodzenie śluzówki nosa, kichanie, suchość

śluzówki nosa, alergiczny nieżyt nosa, podrażnienie nosa, nieprzyjemny zapach z nosa.

Działanie niepożądane występujące często:

Działanie niepożądane występujące u od 1 do 10 osób na 100 osób

Bóle głowy, zawroty głowy, zaburzenia smaku, nagłe zaczerwienienie twarzy i (lub) szyi, krwawienie

z nosa, zapalenie zatok (uczucie ucisku lub bólu w nosie, na policzkach, i za oczami), zapalenie błony

śluzowej nosa, bóle gardła i trudności w połykaniu (zapalenie gardła), nudności, biegunka, ból

brzucha, bóle stawów, uczucie zmęczenia.

Działanie niepożądane występujące niezbyt często:

Działanie niepożądane występujące u od 1 do 10 osób na 1000 osób

Zaburzenia widzenia, podwyższone ciśnienie tętnicze krwi (nadciśnienie), kaszel, wymioty, bóle

mięśniowo-szkieletowe, objawy grypopodobne (tj. zmęczenie, dreszcze, ból gardła, złe

samopoczucie), obrzęk (twarzy, kończyn i uogólniony).

Działanie niepożądane występujące rzadko:

Działanie niepożądane występujące u od 1 do 10 osób na 10 000 osób

Reakcje alergiczne (nadwrażliwość), w tym wysypka i świąd.

Pozostałe działania niepożądane:

Na podstawie dostępnych danych nie jest możliwe określenie liczby pacjentów, u których odnotowano

działanie niepożądane.

Drżenie.

Jeśli wystąpią jakiekolwiek objawy niepożądane, w tym wszelkie możliwe objawy niepożądane

niewymienione w ulotce, należy zwrócić się do lekarza lub farmaceuty.

5. Jak przechowywać lek Miacalcic Nasal 200

Pojemniki aerozolu donosowego należy przechowywać w pozycji pionowej w celu zmniejszenia

ryzyka przedostawania się pęcherzyków powietrza do rurki zanurzonej wewnątrz pojemnika.

Przechowywać w temperaturze od 2

C do 8

C (w lodówce) unikając przemrożenia (nie przechowywać

w temperaturze poniżej 2

C). Preparat po pierwszym otwarciu można używać przez 1 miesiąc

przechowując w temperaturze poniżej 25

Lek należy przechowywać w miejscu niewidocznym i niedostępnym dla dzieci.

Nie stosować tego leku po upływie terminu ważności zamieszczonego na opakowaniu.

Przechowywać w oryginalnym opakowaniu, zawsze w pozycji pionowej.

Patrz też na „instrukcję użytkowania leku”.

6. Zawartość opakowania i inne informacje

Co zawiera lek Miacalcic Nasal 200

Substancją czynną leku jest syntetyczna kalcytonina łososiowa

Pozostałe składniki i substancje pomocnicze to: sodu chlorek, benzalkoniowy chlorek (jako

środek konserwujący), kwas solny (do uzyskania właściwego pH), woda oczyszczona.

Jak wygląda lek Miacalcic Nasal 200 i co zawiera opakowanie

Miacalcic Nasal 200, aerozol donosowy 200 j.m./dawkę (minimum 2800 j.m. w opakowaniu)

Szklana butelka o pojemności 2 ml z urządzeniem rozpylającym z automatycznym licznikiem dawek i

kapturkiem ochronnym w tekturowym pudełku.

1 butelka o poj. 2 ml zawiera co najmniej 14 dawek po 200 j.m.

Podmiot odpowiedzialny

Novartis Poland Sp. z o.o.

ul. Marynarska 15

02-674 Warszawa

tel.: + 48 22 37 54 888

Wytwórca

Novartis Pharma GmbH

Roonstrasse 25

D - 90429 Nürnberg,

Niemcy

W przypadku dodatkowych pytań dotyczących leku Miacalcic Nasal 200 należy skontaktować się z

lekarzem lub farmaceutą.

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Review of the existing maximum residue levels for imidacloprid according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for imidacloprid according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 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 imidacloprid. To assess the occurrence of imidacloprid 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 as the import to...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

1-2-2019

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for sulfoxaflor in various crops

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for sulfoxaflor in various crops

Published on: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Dow AgroSciences submitted a request to the competent national authority in Ireland to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRLs) for the active substance sulfoxaflor in various crops, including limes imported from Australia. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive MRL proposals for limes, cauliflowers, Brussels sprouts, kales, spinaches and similar ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

1-2-2019

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for hexythiazox according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for hexythiazox according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 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 hexythiazox. To assess the occurrence of hexythiazox residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Commission Regulation (EC) No 33/2008, the MRLs established by the Codex Alimentarius Commission as well a...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

31-1-2019

Manual for reporting on zoonoses and zoonotic agents, within the framework of Directive 2003/99/EC, and on some other pathogenic microbiological agents for information derived from the year 2018

Manual for reporting on zoonoses and zoonotic agents, within the framework of Directive 2003/99/EC, and on some other pathogenic microbiological agents for information derived from the year 2018

Published on: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 This reporting manual provides guidance to Member States (MSs) for reporting on zoonoses and zoonotic agents in animals, food and feed under the framework of Directive 2003/99/EC and also on the reporting of other pathogenic microbiological agents in food. The objective of this manual is to harmonise and streamline reporting by MSs to ensure that the data collected are relevant and comparable for analysis at the European Union (EU) level. This manual covers all the zoonose...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

31-1-2019

Guidelines for reporting 2018 prevalence sample‐based data in accordance with SSD2 data model

Guidelines for reporting 2018 prevalence sample‐based data in accordance with SSD2 data model

Published on: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 Prevalence sample‐based data should be transmitted from Member States to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) using the EFSA Standard Sample Description version 2 (SSD2) standard. To support reporting countries in data submission using eXtensible Markup Language (XML) data transfer, specific guidelines are given in this report covering the reporting of sample‐based zoonoses and zoonotic agent data. These guidelines are specifically aimed at guiding the reporting of in...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

31-1-2019

User manual for mapping Member State zoonoses standard terminology to EFSA standard terminology for information derived from the year 2018

User manual for mapping Member State zoonoses standard terminology to EFSA standard terminology for information derived from the year 2018

Published on: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) is tasked with coordinating the reporting of zoonoses, zoonotic agents, animal populations, antimicrobial resistance and food‐borne outbreaks in the European Union (EU) under Directive 2003/99/EC, as well as analysing and summarising the data collected. For data transmission purposes, EFSA created a simple Microsoft Office Excel‐based mapping tool to allow Member States to map their standard terminology to EFSA's standard terminolo...

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31-1-2019

Manual for reporting on antimicrobial resistance within the framework of Directive 2003/99/EC and Decision 2013/652/EU for information derived from the year 2018

Manual for reporting on antimicrobial resistance within the framework of Directive 2003/99/EC and Decision 2013/652/EU for information derived from the year 2018

Published on: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 This manual provides guidance for reporting antimicrobial resistance under the framework of Directive 2003/99/EC and Commission Implementing Decision 2013/652/EU in food‐producing animals and foodstuffs derived thereof. The objective is to harmonise and streamline the reporting made by the Member States to ensure that the antimicrobial resistance data collected are relevant and easy to analyse at the European Union level. Detailed guidelines are provided for the reporting ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

31-1-2019

Data dictionaries‐guidelines for reporting 2018 data on zoonoses, antimicrobial resistance and food‐borne outbreaks

Data dictionaries‐guidelines for reporting 2018 data on zoonoses, antimicrobial resistance and food‐borne outbreaks

Published on: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 This technical report of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) presents guidance to reporting European Union (EU) Member States and non‐Member States in data submission using extensible markup language (XML) data transfer covering the reporting of isolate‐based quantitative antimicrobial resistance data, as well as reporting of prevalence data on zoonoses and food‐borne contaminants, food‐borne outbreak data, animal population data and disease status data. For data col...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

26-1-2019

Guidelines for reporting molecular typing data through EFSA's Data Collection Framework

Guidelines for reporting molecular typing data through EFSA's Data Collection Framework

Published on: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) received the mandate from the European Commission (EC), in accordance with Article 31 of Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002, to collect data on the molecular testing of food‐borne pathogens such as Salmonella, Listeria monocytogenes and Shiga toxin‐producing Escherichia coli (STEC) from food, feed, animals and the related environment, to contribute to the epidemiological investigations of food‐borne outbreaks and to the identification of...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

25-1-2019

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for spiromesifen according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for spiromesifen according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 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 spiromesifen. To assess the occurrence of spiromesifen residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009, the MRLs established by the Codex Alimentarius Commission, as well as the ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

22-1-2019

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for trifloxystrobin in broccoli

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for trifloxystrobin in broccoli

Published on: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Bayer Hellas AG submitted a request to the competent national authority in Greece to modify the existing maximum residue level (MRL) for the active substance trifloxystrobin in broccoli. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive an MRL proposal for broccoli. Adequate analytical methods for enforcement are available to control the residues of trifloxystrobin o...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

22-1-2019

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for aclonifen in celeriacs and certain fresh herbs

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for aclonifen in celeriacs and certain fresh herbs

Published on: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicants Landesanstalt für Landwirtschaft und Gartenbau Sachsen‐Anhalt (LSA) and Dienstleistungszentrum Ländlicher Raum Rheinpfalz (DLR), respectively, submitted a request to the competent national authority in Germany to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRL) for the active substance aclonifen in chives, parsley, celery leaves/dill leaves, thyme/savoury and in celeriacs/turnip‐rooted celery. The ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

22-1-2019

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for tetraconazole in kaki/Japanese persimmon, linseeds and poppy seeds

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for tetraconazole in kaki/Japanese persimmon, linseeds and poppy seeds

Published on: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Isagro S.p.A submitted a request to the competent national authority in Italy to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRLs) for the active substance tetraconazole in various crops and animal commodities. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive MRL proposals for tetraconazole in kaki/Japanese persimmon, linseeds and poppy seeds. Adequate analytical me...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

22-1-2019

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for aminopyralid in certain cereals

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for aminopyralid in certain cereals

Published on: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Dow AgroSciences Denmark submitted a request to the competent national authority in the United Kingdom to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRLs) for the active substance aminopyralid in cereals. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive MRL proposals for barley, rye, sorghum, millet and oats. A modification of the existing MRL of aminopyralid in wh...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

19-1-2019

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for spirotetramat in various crops

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for spirotetramat in various crops

Published on: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the competent national authority in Belgium prepared a request to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRLs) for the active substance spirotetramat in Florence fennels and rhubarbs. Furthermore, in accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Bayer SAS submitted a request to the competent national authority in Austria to modify the existing MRLs for spirotetramat in the group of ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

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

17-1-2019

Assessment of genetically modified maize MON 89034 × 1507 × NK603 × DAS‐40278‐9 and subcombinations independently of their origin for food and feed uses, import and processing, under Regulation (EC) No 1829‐2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐NL‐2013‐112)

Assessment of genetically modified maize MON 89034 × 1507 × NK603 × DAS‐40278‐9 and subcombinations independently of their origin for food and feed uses, import and processing, under Regulation (EC) No 1829‐2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐NL‐2013‐112)

Published on: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 Maize MON 89034 × 1507 × NK603 × DAS‐40278‐9 (four‐event stack maize) was produced by conventional crossing to combine four single events: MON 89034, 1507, NK603 and DAS‐40278‐9. The GMO Panel previously assessed the four single events and four of their subcombinations and did not identify safety concerns. No new data on the maize single events or their four subcombinations that could lead to modification of the original conclusions on their safety have been identified. Th...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

16-1-2019

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for dazomet according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for dazomet according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 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 dazomet. To assess the occurrence of dazomet 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 (including the supporting re...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

15-1-2019

Assessment of genetically modified maize MON 89034 × 1507 × MON 88017 × 59122 × DAS‐40278‐9 and subcombinations independently of their origin for food and feed uses, import and processing under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐NL‐2013‐11

Assessment of genetically modified maize MON 89034 × 1507 × MON 88017 × 59122 × DAS‐40278‐9 and subcombinations independently of their origin for food and feed uses, import and processing under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐NL‐2013‐11

Published on: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 Maize MON 89034 × 1507 × MON 88017 × 59122 × DAS‐40278‐9 (five‐event stack maize) was produced by conventional crossing to combine five single events: MON 89034, 1507, MON 88017, 59122 and DAS‐40278‐9. The GMO Panel previously assessed the 5 single maize events and 11 of their subcombinations and did not identify safety concerns. No new data on the single maize events or their 11 subcombinations that could modify the original conclusions on their safety were identified. Th...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

15-1-2019

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for metam according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for metam according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 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 metam. To assess the occurrence of metam residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Commission Regulation (EC) No 33/2008C as well as the European authorisations reported by Member States (including the...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

15-1-2019

Setting of an import tolerance for spiromesifen in coffee beans

Setting of an import tolerance for spiromesifen in coffee beans

Published on: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Bayer CropScience submitted a request to the competent national authority in Greece to set an import tolerance for the active substance spiromesifen in coffee beans. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive a maximum residue level (MRL) proposal for coffee beans. Adequate analytical methods for enforcement are available to control the residues of spiromesife...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

15-1-2019

Assessment of genetically modified soybean A2704‐12 for renewal of authorisation under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐RX‐009)

Assessment of genetically modified soybean A2704‐12 for renewal of authorisation under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐RX‐009)

Published on: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 Following the submission of application EFSA‐GMO‐RX‐009 under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 from Bayer CropScience N.V., the Panel on Genetically Modified Organisms of the European Food Safety Authority was asked to deliver a scientific risk assessment on the data submitted in the context of the renewal of authorisation application for the herbicide‐tolerant genetically modified soybean A2704‐12, for food and feed uses, import and processing, excluding cultivation within th...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

15-1-2019

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for fluometuron according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for fluometuron according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 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 fluometuron. To assess the occurrence of fluometuron residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Commission Regulation (EC) No 33/2008 as well as the European authorisations reported by Member States (in...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

12-1-2019

Assessment of the application for renewal of authorisation of selenomethionine produced by Saccharomyces cerevisiae NCYC R397 for all animal species

Assessment of the application for renewal of authorisation of selenomethionine produced by Saccharomyces cerevisiae NCYC R397 for all animal species

Published on: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 The Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on the application for renewal of authorisation of organic form of selenium produced by Saccharomyces cerevisiae NCYC R397 (Alkosel®) for all animal species. The FEEDAP Panel has delivered two opinions (on 2007 and 2016) on the safety and efficacy of the additive. The additive is characterised as organic selenium mainly selenomethionine (63%); it was ini...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

12-1-2019

Assessment of the application for renewal of authorisation of Lantharenol® (lanthanum carbonate octahydrate) for cats

Assessment of the application for renewal of authorisation of Lantharenol® (lanthanum carbonate octahydrate) for cats

Published on: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 Lantharenol® is a feed additive consisting of lanthanum carbonate octahydrate. It is currently authorised as a zootechnical additive (decrease in phosphorous excretion via urine) for cats; this opinion concerns the renewal of the authorisation. In 2007, the EFSA Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) adopted an opinion on the safety and efficacy of Lantharenol® as a feed additive for cats. The applicant has provided data demonstrating th...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

11-1-2019

Up Cannabis Inc. recalls one lot of Eldo dried cannabis

Up Cannabis Inc. recalls one lot of Eldo dried cannabis

The affected product may contain mould. In certain individuals, exposure to mould can result in allergic symptoms such as sneezing, coughing, wheezing, runny nose or nasal congestion, and watery eyes or itchy eyes.

Health Canada

9-1-2019

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for sedaxane according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for sedaxane according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 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 sedaxane. To assess the occurrence of sedaxane residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Commission Regulation (EU) No 188/2011, the MRLs established by the Codex Alimentarius Commission as well as the...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

9-1-2019

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for triazoxide according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for triazoxide according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 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 triazoxide. To assess the occurrence of triazoxide residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Commission Regulation (EC) No 33/2008, as well as the European authorisations reported by Member States. Bas...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

9-1-2019

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for chromafenozide according to Article 12 Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for chromafenozide according to Article 12 Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 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 chromafenozide. Considering the information provided by Member States, neither EU uses nor import tolerances are currently authorised for chromafenozide within the EU. Furthermore, no MRLs are established by the Codex Alimentarius Commission (codex maximum residue limits) for this active subst...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

4-1-2019

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for lambda‐cyhalothrin in celeries, fennel and rice

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for lambda‐cyhalothrin in celeries, fennel and rice

Published on: Thu, 03 Jan 2019 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Syngenta Crop Protection AG submitted a request to the competent national authority in Greece to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRLs) for lambda‐cyhalothrin in celeries, fennel and rice. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive tentative MRL proposals for the concerned crops. They are tentative as formally the general data gap identified in the ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

28-12-2018

The red palm weevil

The red palm weevil

What is the red palm weevil? The red palm weevil (Rhynchophorus ferrugineus) is a beetle that is a particular menace to palm trees. Originally from South and South-east Asia, it is now found in more than 60 countries, where it threatens date palms, ornamental palms and coconut palms. It has been present in France since 2006; it was first detected in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region (French Riviera) and has now become established in the Occitanie region and Corsica.

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

22-12-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for captan in hops

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for captan in hops

Published on: Fri, 21 Dec 2018 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant ADAMA Agriculture BV on behalf of ADAMA Makhteshim Ltd. submitted a request to the competent national authority in the Netherlands to modify the existing maximum residue level for the active substance captan in hops. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be insufficient to conclude whether the existing residue definitions are appropriate for hops. Although the number of residue ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

22-12-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for captan in cranberries

Modification of the existing maximum residue level for captan in cranberries

Published on: Fri, 21 Dec 2018 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the Belgian Federal Public Service (FPS) for Health, Food chain safety and Environment, submitted an application as the competent national authority in Belgium to modify the existing maximum residue level (MRL) for the active substance captan in cranberries. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive MRL proposal for cranberries. Adequate analytical methods for enforcement ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

21-12-2018

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance propanil

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance propanil

Published on: Thu, 20 Dec 2018 The conclusions of EFSA following the peer review of the initial risk assessments carried out by the competent authority of the rapporteur Member State Italy for the pesticide active substance propanil and the assessment of applications for maximum residue levels (MRLs) are reported. The context of the peer review was that required by Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The conclusions were reached on the basis of the evaluation of t...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

20-12-2018

Outcome of the consultation with Member States, the applicant and EFSA on the pesticide risk assessment for mesotrione in light of confirmatory data

Outcome of the consultation with Member States, the applicant and EFSA on the pesticide risk assessment for mesotrione in light of confirmatory data

Published on: Wed, 19 Dec 2018 The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) was asked by the European Commission to provide scientific assistance with respect to the risk assessment for an active substance in light of confirmatory data requested following approval in accordance with Article 6(1) of Directive 91/414/EEC and Article 6(f) of Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. In this context EFSA's scientific views on the specific points raised during the commenting phase conducted with Member States, the applican...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

19-12-2018

The red palm weevil:  combating the loss of palm trees on the Mediterranean coast

The red palm weevil: combating the loss of palm trees on the Mediterranean coast

The palm weevil is one of the most damaging insect pests of palm trees, and is a threat to plant biodiversity in many countries. This insect has spread rapidly along the Mediterranean coast in the last ten years or more, and is classified as a regulated quarantine pest and a major danger to plant health in France. It is therefore subject to compulsory control measures. In order to curb the spread of the pest, which was introduced into the country in 2006, control strategies are being implemented at local...

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

18-12-2018

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for pencycuron according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for pencycuron according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Mon, 17 Dec 2018 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 pencycuron. To assess the occurrence of pencycuron residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Commission Regulation (EC) No 33/2008 as well as the European authorisations reported by Member States (incl...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

15-12-2018

Annual report of the Scientific Network on Microbiological Risk Assessment 2018

Annual report of the Scientific Network on Microbiological Risk Assessment 2018

Published on: Fri, 14 Dec 2018 Among the tasks of EFSA, according to its founding regulation (Regulation (EC) No 178/2002), there is the establishment of a system of Networks of organisations operating in the fields within EFSA's mission, the objective being to facilitate a scientific cooperation framework by the coordination of activities, the exchange of information, the development and implementation of joint projects, the exchange of expertise and best practices. Additionally, the EFSA Science Strat...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

14-12-2018

Response to comments on the Scientific Opinion on the scientific substantiation of a health claim related to Symbiosal® and lowering of blood pressure and reduced risk of hypertension pursuant to Article 14 of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006

Response to comments on the Scientific Opinion on the scientific substantiation of a health claim related to Symbiosal® and lowering of blood pressure and reduced risk of hypertension pursuant to Article 14 of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006

Published on: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 Following a request from the European Commission, EFSA was asked to review the comments received on the Scientific Opinion of the EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) on the scientific substantiation of a health claim related to Symbiosal® and lowering of blood pressure and reduced risk of hypertension pursuant to Article 14 of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006. Comments originating from the applicant (Han‐Biotech GmbH) were submitted to EFSA via the E...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

13-12-2018

The European Union summary report on trends and sources of zoonoses, zoonotic agents and food-borne outbreaks in 2017

The European Union summary report on trends and sources of zoonoses, zoonotic agents and food-borne outbreaks in 2017

Published on: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 This report of the European Food Safety Authority and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control presents the results of zoonoses monitoring activities carried out in 2017 in 37 European countries (28 Member States (MS) and nine non-MS). Campylobacteriosis was the commonest reported zoonosis and its EU trend for confirmed human cases increasing since 2008 stabilised during 2013–2017. The decreasing EU trend for confirmed human salmonellosis cases since 2008 end...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

30-11-2018

RedeCan recalls one lot of B.E.C. dried cannabis

RedeCan recalls one lot of B.E.C. dried cannabis

The affected product may contain mould. In certain individuals, exposure to mould can result in allergic symptoms such as sneezing, coughing, wheezing, runny nose or nasal congestion, and watery eyes or itchy eyes.

Health Canada

27-11-2018

Risk assessment of new sequencing information for genetically modified soybean A2704‐12

Risk assessment of new sequencing information for genetically modified soybean A2704‐12

Published on: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 The GMO Panel has previously assessed genetically modified (GM) soybean A2704‐12. This soybean was found to be as safe and nutritious as its conventional counterpart with respect to potential effects on human and animal health and the environment in the context of its intended uses. On 5 June 2018, the European Commission requested EFSA to analyse new nucleic acid sequencing data and updated bioinformatics data for GM soybean A2704‐12 and to indicate whether the previous c...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

21-11-2018

Risk for animal and human health related to the presence of dioxins and dioxin-like PCBs in feed and food

Risk for animal and human health related to the presence of dioxins and dioxin-like PCBs in feed and food

Published on: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 The European Commission asked EFSA for a scientific opinion on the risks for animal and human health related to the presence of dioxins (PCDD/Fs) and DL‐PCBs in feed and food. The data from experimental animal and epidemiological studies were reviewed and it was decided to base the human risk assessment on effects observed in humans and to use animal data as supportive evidence. The critical effect was on semen quality, following pre‐ and postnatal exposure. The critical s...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

21-11-2018

Setting of an import tolerance for mandipropamid in cocoa beans

Setting of an import tolerance for mandipropamid in cocoa beans

Published on: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant Syngenta Agro GmbH submitted a request to the competent national authority in Austria to set a maximum residue level (MRL) for the active substance mandipropamid in cocoa beans imported from Nigeria and Cameroon. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive a MRL proposal of 0.06 mg/kg. Adequate analytical methods for enforcement are available to control the res...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

20-11-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for pyraclostrobin in soyabean

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels for pyraclostrobin in soyabean

Published on: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant BASF SE submitted a request to the competent national authority in France to modify the existing maximum residue level (MRL) for the active substance pyraclostrobin in soyabean. The data submitted in support of the request were found to be sufficient to derive MRL proposals for soyabean. The applicant provided a new validated analytical method to control residues of pyraclostrobin on the commodity u...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

20-11-2018

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels and setting of import tolerances for pyraclostrobin in various crops

Modification of the existing maximum residue levels and setting of import tolerances for pyraclostrobin in various crops

Published on: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 In accordance with Article 6 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005, the applicant BASF SE submitted two requests to the competent national authority in Germany. The first one, to modify the existing maximum residue levels (MRL) for the active substance pyraclostrobin in various crops and to set import tolerances for sugar canes and American persimmons; the second one to set import tolerances for pineapples and passion fruits/maracujas. The data submitted in support of the request...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

20-11-2018

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance (EZ)‐1,3‐dichloropropene

Peer review of the pesticide risk assessment of the active substance (EZ)‐1,3‐dichloropropene

Published on: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 The conclusions of EFSA following the peer review of the initial risk assessments carried out by the competent authority of the rapporteur Member State, Spain, for the pesticide active substance (EZ)‐1,3‐dichloropropene are reported. The context of the peer review was that required by Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The conclusions were reached on the basis of the evaluation of the representative uses of (EZ)‐1,3‐dichloropropene ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

17-11-2018

Assessment of genetically modified soybean MON 89788 for renewal of authorisation under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐RX‐011)

Assessment of genetically modified soybean MON 89788 for renewal of authorisation under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐RX‐011)

Published on: Fri, 16 Nov 2018 Following the submission of application EFSA‐GMO‐RX‐011 under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 from Monsanto Europe, the Panel on Genetically Modified Organisms of the European Food Safety Authority (GMO Panel) was asked to deliver a scientific risk assessment on the data submitted in the context of the renewal of authorisation application for the herbicide‐tolerant genetically modified soybean MON 89788, for food and feed uses, excluding cultivation within the European Union....

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

17-11-2018

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for tau‐fluvalinate according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Review of the existing maximum residue levels for tau‐fluvalinate according to Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005

Published on: Fri, 16 Nov 2018 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 tau‐fluvalinate. To assess the occurrence of tau‐fluvalinate residues in plants, processed commodities, rotational crops and livestock, EFSA considered the conclusions derived in the framework of Commission Regulation (EC) No 33/2008 as well as the European authorisations reported by Member St...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

17-11-2018

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

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

Published on: Fri, 16 Nov 2018 The applicant BASF Agro B.V. submitted a request to the competent national authority in Germany to evaluate the confirmatory data that were identified for picolinafen in the framework of the maximum residue level (MRL) review under Article 12 of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 as not available. To address the data gaps, a new validated analytical method for enforcement of the residue in dry/high starch‐, high water content‐, high acid content‐ and high oil content commodities ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority Publications

25-1-2019


Orphan designation: Glucagon, Treatment of congenital hyperinsulinism, 08/10/2009, Positive

Orphan designation: Glucagon, Treatment of congenital hyperinsulinism, 08/10/2009, Positive

Orphan designation: Glucagon, Treatment of congenital hyperinsulinism, 08/10/2009, Positive

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

25-1-2019


Orphan designation: Mannitolum, Treatment of cystic fibrosis, 07/11/2005, Positive

Orphan designation: Mannitolum, Treatment of cystic fibrosis, 07/11/2005, Positive

Orphan designation: Mannitolum, Treatment of cystic fibrosis, 07/11/2005, Positive

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

18-12-2018


Orphan designation: Mercaptopurine (oral suspension), Treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, 30/04/2009, Positive

Orphan designation: Mercaptopurine (oral suspension), Treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, 30/04/2009, Positive

Orphan designation: Mercaptopurine (oral suspension), Treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, 30/04/2009, Positive

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

5-12-2018


Orphan designation: Paclitaxel (micellar), Treatment of ovarian cancer, 17/12/2006, Positive

Orphan designation: Paclitaxel (micellar), Treatment of ovarian cancer, 17/12/2006, Positive

Orphan designation: Paclitaxel (micellar), Treatment of ovarian cancer, 17/12/2006, Positive

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

4-12-2018


Overview of comments received on Ibuprofen 200 – 800 mg oral use, immediate release formulations product-specific bioequivalence guidance

Overview of comments received on Ibuprofen 200 – 800 mg oral use, immediate release formulations product-specific bioequivalence guidance

Overview of comments received on Ibuprofen 200 – 800 mg oral use, immediate release formulations product-specific bioequivalence guidance

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency

26-11-2018

Today’s statement highlights increased expectations for information required in 510(k) submissions; each averages 1,185 pages, compared to 475 pages in 2009. Reviewers spend more time reviewing applications, but time to decision has become more efficient

Today’s statement highlights increased expectations for information required in 510(k) submissions; each averages 1,185 pages, compared to 475 pages in 2009. Reviewers spend more time reviewing applications, but time to decision has become more efficient

Today’s statement highlights increased expectations for information required in 510(k) submissions; each averages 1,185 pages, compared to 475 pages in 2009. Reviewers spend more time reviewing applications, but time to decision has become more efficient https://go.usa.gov/xPHdE 

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-11-2018

Today, #FDA’s device center also posted performance report highlighting measures taken to increase predictability, transparency of 510(k) review process, incl. 50 final guidance documents on important medical device policy issues issued since 2009.  https

Today, #FDA’s device center also posted performance report highlighting measures taken to increase predictability, transparency of 510(k) review process, incl. 50 final guidance documents on important medical device policy issues issued since 2009. https

Today, #FDA’s device center also posted performance report highlighting measures taken to increase predictability, transparency of 510(k) review process, incl. 50 final guidance documents on important medical device policy issues issued since 2009. https://go.usa.gov/xPHdn 

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration