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TGO No. 80A Orders/Other as made
This order amends the Therapeutic Goods Order No. 80 - Child-Resistant Packaging Requirements for Medicines (27/08/2008) by extending the range of medicines for which child-resistant packaging (CRP) is required under TGO 80.
Administered by: Health
Registered 25 Sep 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Oct-2012
Tabled Senate09-Oct-2012
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

 

 

 

Therapeutic Goods Order No. 80A Amendments to Therapeutic Goods Order No. 80 Child-Resistant Packaging Requirements for Medicines

 
Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

 

I, JOHN SKERRITT, a delegate of the Minister for Health for the purposes of the exercise of the Minister’s powers under section 10 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 (the Act) and acting under that section, having consulted with the Therapeutic Goods Committee in accordance with subsection 10(4) of the Act, hereby AMEND Therapeutic Goods Order No. 80 Child-Resistant Packaging Requirements for Medicines, made on 27 August 2008, in the manner set out in Schedules 1, 2 and 3.

 

Dated September 17 2012

 

 

 

(signed by)

 

 

 

JOHN SKERRITT

Delegate of the Minister for Health


1     Name of Order

 

This Order is the Therapeutic Goods Order No. 80A Amendments to Therapeutic Goods Order No. 80 Child-Resistant Packaging Requirements for Medicines.

 

2     Commencement

 

This Order commences on and from 1 October 2013.

 

 

 

 


 

Schedule 1  Amendments to Part 1 of Schedule 1 of TGO 80

 

This Schedule sets out the following amendments to Part 1 of Schedule 1 of Therapeutic Goods Order No. 80 Child-Resistant Packaging Requirements for Medicines (TGO 80):

 

1.      ADD a new class of substances to the table in Part 1: ‘ANGIOTENSIN II ANTAGONISTS’; and

ADD the following examples for this class of substances in that table: ‘Candesartan’, ‘Eprosartan’, ‘Irbesartan’, ‘Losartan’, ‘Olmesartan’, ‘Telmisartan’ and ‘Valsartan’.

2.      ADD the following examples under the following existing classes of substances in the table in Part 1:

 

Existing Class of Substance

Additional examples

ANTICHOLINERGICS

Solifenacin

ANTIDEPRESSANTS

Desvenlafaxine

Duloxetine

ANTIEPILEPTICS

Lacosamide

Zonisamide

ANTIHISTAMINES

Levocetirazine

ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENTS

Dasatinib

Erlotinib

Lapatinib

Nilotinib

Sorafenib

Sunitinib

ANTI-PARKINSON DRUGS

Rotigotine

ANTIPSYCHOTICS

Paliperidone

ANTITHROMBOTIC AGENTS

Dabigatran

Prasugrel

Rivaroxaban

BETA  BLOCKING AGENTS

Nebivolol

ORAL BLOOD GLUCOSE LOWERING AGENTS

Sitagliptin

 

3.      AMEND the reference in the table in Part 1 to ‘BENZODIAZEPINE DERIVATIVES’ to refer instead to ‘BENZODIAZEPINE DERIVATIVES and BENZODIAZEPINE RELATED DRUGS’; and

ADD the following additional examples for this class of substance: ‘Zolpidem’, ‘Zopiclone’ and ‘Zaleplon’.

 

4.      AMEND the reference in the table in Part 1 to ‘OPIOIDS, excluding pholcodine’ to refer instead to ‘OPIOIDS’.

 





 

Schedule 2  Amendments to Part 2 of Schedule 1 of TGO 80

 

This Schedule sets out the following amendments to Part 2 of Schedule 1 of TGO 80:

 

1.      ADD the following entries:

Aliskiren.

Ambrisentan.

Azadirachta indica (Neem), in a preparation for human dermal use containing more than 1 per cent of cold pressed neem seed oil.

Bosentan.

Bromhexine.

Carapichea ipecacuanha (ipecacuanha).

Chloral hydrate.

Cilostazol.

Deferasirox.

Dextromethorphan.

Guaiphenesin; GUAIFENESIN.

Ivabradine.

Lanthanum.

Lenalidomide.

Oxymetazoline.

Pentoxyverine.

Pholcodine.

POLYGALA SENEGA (Senega).

Varenicline.

Xylometazoline.

 

2.      REPLACE the entry ‘METHYL SALICYLATE, in a liquid preparation containing 25 per cent or more of methyl salicylate’ with:

 

‘METHYL SALICYLATE, in a liquid preparation containing 5 per cent or more of methyl salicylate’.


 

Schedule 3  Amendments to Part 3 of Schedule 1 of TGO 80

 

This Schedule sets out the following amendments to Part 3 of Schedule 1 of TGO 80:

 

1.      ADD the following entries:

Aliskiren.

Ambrisentan.

ANGIOTENSIN II ANTAGONISTS

Azadirachta indica (Neem), in a preparation for human dermal use containing more than 1 per cent of cold pressed neem seed oil.

BENZODIAZEPINE RELATED DRUGS

Bosentan.

Bromhexine.

Candesartan (Angiotensin II Antagonists).

Carapichea ipecacuanha (Ipecacuanha).

Chloral hydrate.

Cilostazol.

Dabigatran (Antithrombotic Agents).

Dasatinib (Antineoplastic Agents).

Deferasirox.

Desvenlafaxine (Antidepressants).

Dextromethorphan.

Duloxetine (Antidepressants).

Eprosartan (Angiotensin II Antagonists).

Erlotinib (Antineoplastic Agents).

Guaiphenesin; Guaifenesin.

Irbesartan (Angiotensin II Antagonists).

Ivabradine.

Lacosamide (Antiepileptics).

Lanthanum.

Lapatinib (Antineoplastic Agents).

Lenalidomide.

Levocetirazine (Antihistamines).

Losartan (Angiotensin II Antagonists).

Nebivolol (Beta Blocking Agents).

Nilotinib (Antineoplastic Agents).

Olmesartan (Angiotensin II Antagonists).

Oxymetazoline.

Paliperidone (Antipsychotics).

Pentoxyverine.

Pholcodine.

Polygala senega (Senega).

Prasugrel (Antithrombotic Agents).

Rivaroxaban (Antithrombotic Agents).

Rotigotine (Anti-Parkinson Drugs).

Sitagliptin (Oral Blood Glucose Lowering Agents).

Solifenacin (Anticholinergics).

Sorafenib (Antineoplastic Agents).

Sunitinib (Antineoplastic Agents).

Telmisartan (Angiotensin II Antagonists).

Valsartan (Angiotensin II Antagonists).

Varenicline.

Xylometazoline.

Zaleplon (Benzodiazepine Derivatives and Benzodiazepine Related Drugs).

Zolpidem (Benzodiazepine Derivatives and Benzodiazepine Related Drugs).

Zonisamide (Antiepileptics).

Zopiclone (Benzodiazepine Derivatives and Benzodiazepine Related Drugs).

 

2.      REPLACE the reference to ‘METHYL SALICYLATE, in a liquid preparation containing 25 per cent or more of methyl salicylate’ with:

 

‘METHYL SALICYLATE, in a liquid preparation containing 5 per cent or more of methyl salicylate’.

3.      AMEND the reference to ‘OPIOIDS, excluding pholcodine’ to refer instead to ‘OPIOIDS’.