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Poisons Standard Amendment No. 4 of 2012

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No. 4 of 2012 Standards/Other as made
This instrument amends the Poisons Standard 2012.
Administered by: Health
Registered 21 Nov 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Nov-2012
Tabled Senate26-Nov-2012
Date of repeal 23 Nov 2012
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003

 

 

 

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POISONS STANDARD AMENDMENT No. 4 OF 2012

 

I, ANTHONY GILL, a delegate of the Secretary to the Department of Health and Ageing for the purposes of paragraph 52D(2)(a) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 (the Act) and acting in accordance with the Secretary’s power under that paragraph of the Act, hereby amend the Poisons Standard 2012 in the manner set out in Schedule 1.

 

The amendments to the Poisons Standard 2012 as set out in Schedule 1 commence on 22 November 2012.

 

 

 

(Signed by)

 

ANTHONY GILL

Delegate of the Secretary to the Department of Health and Ageing

 

 

Dated this 19th day of November 2012

 


 

Schedule 1-Amendments to the Poisons Standard 2012

 

 

STANDARD

FOR THE

UNIFORM SCHEDULING

OF

MEDICINES AND POISONS

 

No. 3

 

 

 

AMENDMENT No. 3

 

 

Effective Date – 22 November 2012


ISBN: 978-1-74241-833-9

 

© Commonwealth of Australia 2012

 

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Published by the Australian Government.

 

Publications approval number: D0978

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The amendments listed in this document are a result of decisions made by a delegate of the Department of Health and Ageing in November 2012.  The basis of these amendments can be found in the ‘Reasons for scheduling delegate’s final decisions’, which can be accessed from the TGA website at www.tga.gov.au/industry/scheduling-decisions.htm.

 

Further inquiries should be directed to:

 

The Secretary

Medicines and Poisons Scheduling Secretariat (MDP88)

Office of Health Protection

Department of Health and Ageing

GPO Box 9848

CANBERRA  ACT  2601

 

or by email:  SMP@health.gov.au

 

Media Liaison Unit

Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing


 


Amendments to the Standard for the Uniform Scheduling of Medicines and Poisons

 

The Secretary of the Department of Health and Ageing directs that the amendments below be applied to the Standard for the Uniform Scheduling of Medicines and Poisons No. 3 (SUSMP 3) and recommends that these amendments be adopted by the States and Territories with effect from 22 November 2012.

 

PART 4 – THE SCHEDULES

SCHEDULE 2 – AMENDMENTS

 

 

LORATADINE – Amend entry to read:      

 

LORATADINE in preparations for oral use except in divided preparations for the treatment of seasonal allergic rhinitis in adults and children 12 years of age and over when:

 

(a)               in a primary pack containing 5 dosage units or less; and

 

(b)               labelled with a recommended daily dose not exceeding 10 mg of loratadine.

 

SCHEDULE 4 – AMENDMENTS

 

 

LORATADINE – Amend entry to read:

 

LORATADINE except:

 

(a)               when included in Schedule 2; or

 

(b)               in divided preparations for oral use for the treatment of seasonal allergic rhinitis in adults and children 12 years of age and over when:

 

(i)                 in a primary pack containing 5 dosage units or less; and

 

(ii)       labelled with a recommended daily dose not exceeding 10 mg of loratadine.