Latest Regulatory Affairs Newsletter
A collection of regulatory news from this month.
Goods that are excluded from being therapeutic goods (6 June 2011)
The new order describes those products that are declared not to be therapeutic goods.
Review of OTC medicine guidelines (6 June 2011)
The TGA has commenced a review of the 2003 Australian regulatory guidelines for OTC medicines and is inviting input from stakeholders (Source: www.tga.gov.au)
Warning notice – Keratin Complex Intense Rx
1 June 2011 - The government has issued a warning to consumers that Keratin Complex Intense Rx contains excessive levels of formaldehyde which can cause severe skin reactions and even cancer after exposure to chronic high exposure.
TGA advice for applications for registered complementary medicines (6 June 2011)
Very few applications are submitted for registration of commentary medicines, as the listing process is an easier path to market. New TGA advice has been posted on their website.
Review of Sports Food Products (25 May 2011)
Closing date for submissions to the discussion paper on the Review of SportsFood Products is Friday 27 May 2011.