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This instrument repeals and replaces the Therapeutic Goods (Permissible Ingredients) Determination (No. 2) 2019, and specifies those ingredients that may be contained in a medicine that is listed in the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods, and requirements in relation to the inclusion of those ingredients in such medicines.
Administered by: Health
Registered 18 Nov 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR25-Nov-2019
Tabled Senate25-Nov-2019
Date of repeal 01 Jan 2020
Repealed by Therapeutic Goods (Permissible Ingredients) Determination (No. 4) 2019
Table of contents.

Schedule 1—Specified permissible ingredients and requirements applying to these ingredients when contained in a medicine

Note:       See sections 5 and 6.

Permissible ingredients and requirements

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Item

Ingredient name

Purpose

Specific requirements

734

BACILLUS COAGULANS

A

Only to be used in a medicine where Pathway International Pty Ltd (Client ID 23355), who applied to have the ingredient included in this Determination, is the sponsor of the medicine or has given written authorisation to the sponsor of a medicine to include the ingredient in the medicine. This paragraph ceases to be a requirement for this ingredient after 2 September 2021.

Only permitted for use in medicines:

- limited to oral routes of administration; and

- when the strain of Bacillus coagulans is confirmed to be Microbial Type Culture Collection (MTCC) accession number 5260.

The strain of Bacillus coagulans must be declared on the label.

The maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must not provide more than 6 billion CFU of Bacillus coagulans.

The following warning statements are required on the medicine label:

- (CHILD2) ‘Not suitable for children’.

- (BACCOAG) 'Bacillus coagulans may affect the way some medicines work, including immunosuppressants. Consult your health professional before taking with other medicines (or words to that effect).'

 

735

BACKHOUSIA CITRIODORA

A, E, H

The herbal substance must be derived from leaf oil only.

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 10g/kg or 10g/L or 1%.

The medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (IRRIT) 'If irritation develops - discontinue use'

- (CHILD3) 'Use in children under 12 years is not recommended'

- (PREGNT) 'Not recommended for use by pregnant and lactating women' (or words to that effect).

 

736

BACOPA MONNIERI

A, H

 

737

BALLOTA NIGRA

A, H

 

738

BALM OF GILEAD BUD DRY

A, H

 

739

BALM OF GILEAD BUD POWDER

A, H

 

740

BALSAM COPAIBA

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

741

BAMBUSA BREVIFLORA

A, E, H

 

742

BAMBUSA TEXTILIS

A, H

 

743

BANANA

E

 

744

BANANA DISTILLATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

745

BAPTISIA CONFUSA

A, H

 

746

BAPTISIA TINCTORIA

A, H

 

747

BARBAREA VULGARIS

A, H

 

748

BARIUM CARBONATE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

749

BARIUM CHLORIDE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

750

BARIUM SULFATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

751

BARLEY

E

Gluten is a mandatory component of Barley when the route of administration is other than topical and mucosal.

 

752

BARLEY BRAN

E

Gluten is a mandatory component of Barley bran when the route of administration is other than topical and mucosal.

 

 

753

BARLEY GERM

E

Gluten is a mandatory component of Barley germ when the route of administration is other than topical and mucosal.

 

754

BARLEY LEAF

E

 

755

BASIC BUTYLATED METHACRYLATE COPOLYMER

E

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

756

BASIC FUCHSIN

E

Only for use as a colour ingredient in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

757

BASIC RED 1

E

Only for use as a colour in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.1%.

 

758

BASIC VIOLET 11:1

E

Only for use as a colour in topical medicines for dermal application and not intended for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.1%.

 

759

BASIL OIL COMOROS

A, E, H

Methyl chavicol is a mandatory component of Basil oil Comoros.

When the concentration of Methyl chavicol in the medicine is more than 5%, the nominal capacity of the container must be no more than 25mL.

When the concentration of Methyl chavicol in the medicine is more than 5% and the nominal capacity of the container is 25mL or less, a restricted flow insert must fitted on the container, and the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect).

 

760

BASIL OIL EUROPEAN

A, E, H

Methyl chavicol is a mandatory component of Basil oil European.

When the concentration of Methyl chavicol in the medicine is more than 5%, the nominal capacity of the container must be no more than 25mL.

When the concentration of Methyl chavicol in the medicine is more than 5% and the nominal capacity of the container is 25mL or less, a restricted flow insert must fitted on the container, and the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect).

 

761

BASSIA SCOPARIA

A, H

 

762

BATYL ALCOHOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

763

BAY LEAF

E

 

764

BAY OIL

A, E, H

When the concentration of Bay oil in the medicine is more than 25%, the nominal capacity of the container must be no more than 25 mL.

When the concentration of Bay oil in the medicine is more than 25% and the nominal capacity of the container is no more than 15 mL, there must be a restricted flow insert fitted on the container.

When the concentration of Bay oil in the medicine is more than 25% and the nominal capacity of the container is more than 15 mL, a child resistant closure and restricted flow insert must be fitted on the container.

The medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or word to that effect)

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'

 

765

BEESWAX ABSOLUTE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

766

BEET RED

E

Permitted for use only as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

767

BEETROOT

E, H

 

768

BEGONIA FIMBRISTIPULA

A, H

 

769

BEHENETH-10

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in topical medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 1.5%.

Residual levels of ethylene oxide are to be kept below the level of detection.

 

770

BEHENIC ACID

E

When for oral ingestion, the maximum recommended daily dose must not provide more than 383.5 milligrams of behenic acid.

 

771

BEHENOXY DIMETHICONE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

772

BEHENOYL STEARIC ACID

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in topical medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 2.4%.

 

773

BEHENYL ALCOHOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

774

BELLADONNA HERB DRY

A, H

Alkaloids calculated as hyoscyamine and atropine are mandatory components of Belladonna herb dry.

The concentration of alkaloids calculated as hyoscyamine in the medicine and must be no more than 300 micrograms/Kg or 300 micrograms/L or 0.00003%.

The concentration of atropine in the medicine must be no more than 100 micrograms/kg or 100 micrograms/L or 0.00001%.

 

775

BELLADONNA HERB POWDER

A, H

Alkaloids calculated as hyoscyamine and atropine are mandatory components of Belladonna herb powder.

The concentration of alkaloids calculated as hyoscyamine in the medicine must be no more than 300 micrograms/Kg or 300 micrograms/L or 0.00003%.

The concentration of atropinei n the medicine must be no more than 100 micrograms/kg or 100 micrograms/L or 0.00001%.

 

776

BELLADONNA HERB PREPARED

A, H

Alkaloids calculated as hyoscyamine and atropine are mandatory components of Belladonna herb prepared and must be declared in the application.

The concentration of alkaloids calculated as hyoscyamine from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 300 micrograms/Kg or 300 micrograms/L or 0.00003%.

The concentration of atropine from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 100 micrograms/kg or 100 micrograms/L or 0.00001%.

 

777

BELLIS PERENNIS

A, H

 

778

BEMOTRIZINOL

A

Only for use as an active ingredient in sunscreens for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 10%.

When used in primary sunscreen products and listed in the Register on or after 1 January 2018, the medicine must have the following statements on the medicine label:

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect); and

- (SUNPRO) 'Wear protective clothing - hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun' (or words to this effect).

When used in primary sunscreen products and listed in the Register before 1 January 2018, the medicine requires the following statements on the medicine label if supplied after 1 July 2019:

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect); and

- (SUNPRO) 'Wear protective clothing - hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun' (or words to this effect).

 

779

BENINCASA HISPIDA

A, E, H

 

780

BENTONITE

E

 

781

BENZALDEHYDE

E

 

782

BENZALDEHYDE GLYCERYL ACETAL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

783

BENZALKONIUM CHLORIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and nasal sprays.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

 

784

BENZETHONIUM CHLORIDE

E

Only for use as a preservative in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

785

BENZOIC ACID

E, H

Medicines containing benzoates require the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (TBNZO8) ‘Contains benzoates' (or words to this effect)’ if the medicine contains two or more benzoate sources or ‘Contains [insert the approved name of benzoate used] (or words to this effect)’ if product contains one benzoate source.

 

786

BENZOIN

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

787

BENZOIN SIAM

A, E, H

 

788

BENZOIN SUMATRA

A, E, H

 

789

BENZOPHENONE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

790

BENZYL ACETATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

791

BENZYL ACETONE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used as a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

792

BENZYL ALCOHOL

A, E

When used as an active ingredient:

a) permitted for use only in medicated throat lozenges; and

b) when the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides more than 300mg, the following warning statement must be included on the medicine label:

- (PREGNT) ‘Not recommended for use by pregnant and lactating women’ (or words to that effect).

 

793

BENZYL BENZOATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

Medicines containing benzoates require the warning statement:

- (TBNZO8) 'Contains benzoates' (or words to this effect) if the medicine contains two or more benzoate sources or 'Contains [insert the approved name of benzoate used]' (or words to this effect) if product contains one benzoate source.

 

794

BENZYL BUTYRATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

795

BENZYL CINNAMATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.15%.

 

796

BENZYL DIMETHYL CARBINYL-N-BUTYRATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

797

BENZYL FORMATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

798

BENZYL ISOAMYL ETHER

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

799

BENZYL ISOBUTYRATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

800

BENZYL ISOVALERATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

801

BENZYL LAURATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

802

BENZYL PHENYLACETATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

803

BENZYL PROPIONATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

804

BENZYL SALICYLATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

805

BENZYL TIGLATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as part of a flavour proprietary excipient formulation.

The total flavour proprietary excipient formulation in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

806

BENZYLIDENE ACETONE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

807

BENZYLIDENE CAMPHOR SULFONIC ACID

A

Only for use as an active ingredient in sunscreens for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 6% (as acid).

When used in primary sunscreen products and listed in the Register on or after 1 January 2018, the medicine must have the following statements on the medicine label:

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect); and

- (SUNPRO) 'Wear protective clothing - hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun' (or words to this effect).

When used in primary sunscreen products and listed in the Register before 1 January 2018, the medicine requires the following statements on the medicine label if supplied after 1 July 2019:

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect); and

- (SUNPRO) 'Wear protective clothing - hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun' (or words to this effect).

 

808

BERBERIS AQUIFOLIUM

A, H

 

809

BERBERIS ARISTATA

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

The medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (PREGNT) 'Not recommended for use by pregnant and lactating women' (or words to that effect).

 

810

BERBERIS VULGARIS

A, E, H

 

811

BERGAMOT OIL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour, the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance, the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

The medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (SENS) 'Application to skin may increase sensitivity to sunlight.' (or words to that effect)

 

812

BERGAMOT OIL BERGAPTEN-FREE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

813

BERGAMOT OIL COLDPRESSED

A, E, H

When for internal use oxedrine is a mandatory component of bergamot oil coldpressed.

The maximum recommended daily dose must provide no more than 30 milligrams of oxedrine.

The warning statement (SENS) 'Application to skin may increase sensitivity to sunlight' (or words to that effect) must be included on the medicine label unless the medicine is:

a) for internal use; or

b) in preparations containing 0.4 per cent or less of bergamot oil coldpressed; or

c) for use in soaps or bath or shower gels that are washed off the skin.

 

814

BERGAMOT OIL TERPENELESS

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

815

BERTHOLLETIA EXCELSA

A, E, H

 

816

BETA RAPA

A, E, H

 

817

BETA VULGARIS

A, E, H

 

818

BETA,4-DIMETHYLCYCLOHEX-3-ENE-1-PROPAN-1-AL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

819

BETA-CARYOPHYLLENE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

820

BETA-CARYOPHYLLENE ALCOHOL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as part of a flavour proprietary excipient formulation.

The total flavour proprietary excipient formulation in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

821

BETA-DAMASCENONE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

822

BETA-DAMASCONE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

823

BETA-HOMO CYCLOCITRAL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

824

BETA-HYDROXY-BETA-METHYLBUTYRIC ACID

A

 

825

BETA-IONONE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

826

BETA-IONONE EPOXIDE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as part of a flavour proprietary excipient formulation.

The total flavour proprietary excipient formulation in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

827

BETA-ISO-METHYL IONONE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

828

BETA-METHYL NAPHTHYL KETONE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

829

BETA-N-METHYL IONONE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

830

BETA-NAPHTHOL ETHYLETHER

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

831

BETA-NAPHTHOL METHYL ETHER

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

832

BETA-NAPHTHYL ANTHRANILATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as part of a flavour proprietary excipient formulation.

The total flavour proprietary excipient formulation in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

833

BETA-NAPHTHYL ISOBUTYL ETHER

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

834

BETA-PINENE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

835

BETA-TOCOPHEROL

E

 

836

BETACAROTENE

A, E

When Vitamin A is declared as an equivalent of Betacarotene and the medicine is for oral or sublingual use in adults the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (VITA3) ‘The recommended daily amount of vitamin A from all sources is 700 micrograms retinol equivalents for women and 900 micrograms retinol equivalents for men.’

 

 

837

BETADEX

E

 

838

BETAGLUCAN

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.01%.

 

839

BETAINE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

840

BETAINE HYDROCHLORIDE

E

 

841

BETULA LENTA

A, H

Methyl salicylate is a mandatory component of Betula lenta.

Not to be included in medicines for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

When used internally, the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 0.001%.

When the concentration of methyl salicylate in a liquid preparation is more than 5% and the dosage form is other than spray, the medicine requires child resistant packaging.

When the concentration of methyl salicylate in a liquid preparation is more than 5% and the dosage form is spray, the medicine does not require child resistant packaging if:

- the delivery device is engaged into the container in such a way that prevents it from being readily removed;

- direct suction through the delivery device results in delivery of no more than one dosage unit; and

- actuation of the spray device is ergonomically difficult for young children to accomplish.

The following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

- (METSAL) ‘Contains methyl salicylate’ (or words to that effect).

When for use in topical medicines for dermal application, the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 25% and the following warning statements are required on the medicine label:

- (PREGNT2) 'Do not use if pregnant or likely to become pregnant' (or words to that effect);

- (CHILD4) 'Do not use [this product/insert name of product] in children 6 years of age or less';

- (SENS) 'Application to skin may increase sensitivity to sunlight.' (or words to that effect);

- (IRRIT) 'If irritation develops, discontinue use.'; and

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect).

 

842

BETULA NIGRA

A, H

Cresol, eugenol and methyl salicylate are mandatory components of Betula nigra.

For external use only when the total concentration of cresols, xylenols and other phenol homologues in the medicine is greater than 3%.

When for internal use, the concentration of eugenol in the medicine must not exceed 0.06%.

When the concentration of eugenol in the medicine is more than 25%:

a) the nominal capacity of the container must be no more than 25 mL;

b) the medicine must be fitted with a restricted flow insert;

c) when the nominal capacity of the container is more than 15 mL, the medicine must be fitted with a child resistant closure; and

d) the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect); and

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

Not to be included in medicines for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

When used internally, the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 0.001%.

When the concentration of methyl salicylate in a liquid preparation is more than 5% and the dosage form is other than spray, the medicine requires child resistant packaging.

When the concentration of methyl salicylate in a liquid preparation is more than 5% and the dosage form is spray, the medicine does not require child resistant packaging if:

- the delivery device is engaged into the container in such a way that prevents it from being readily removed;

- direct suction through the delivery device results in delivery of no more than one dosage unit; and

- actuation of the spray device is ergonomically difficult for young children to accomplish.

The following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

- (METSAL) ‘Contains methyl salicylate’ (or words to that effect).

When for use in topical medicines for dermal application, the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 25% and the following warning statements are required on the medicine label:

- (PREGNT2) 'Do not use if pregnant or likely to become pregnant' (or words to that effect);

- (CHILD4) 'Do not use [this product/insert name of product] in children 6 years of age or less';

- (SENS) 'Application to skin may increase sensitivity to sunlight.' (or words to that effect);

- (IRRIT) 'If irritation develops, discontinue use.'; and

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect).

 

843

BETULA PENDULA

A, E, H

Methyl salicylate is a mandatory component of Betula pendula.

Not to be included in medicines for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

When used internally, the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 0.001%.

When the concentration of methyl salicylate in a liquid preparation is more than 5% and the dosage form is other than spray, the medicine requires child resistant packaging.

When the concentration of methyl salicylate in a liquid preparation is more than 5% and the dosage form is spray, the medicine does not require child resistant packaging if:

- the delivery device is engaged into the container in such a way that prevents it from being readily removed;

- direct suction through the delivery device results in delivery of no more than one dosage unit; and

- actuation of the spray device is ergonomically difficult for young children to accomplish.

In addition, when the ingredient is included in a medicine that is listed in the Register:

- on or after 1 July 2018, the medicine must comply with all requirements under (a) & (b);

- before 1 July 2018 and supplied on or after 1 January 2020, the medicine must comply with all requirements under (a) & (b); or

- before 1 July 2018 and supplied before 1 January 2020, the medicine may comply with the requirements under (a) & (b).

a) The following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

- (METSAL) 'Contains methyl salicylate' (or words to that effect).

b) When for use in topical medicines for dermal application, the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 25% and the following warning statements are required on the medicine label:

- (PREGNT2) 'Do not use if pregnant or likely to become pregnant' (or words to that effect);

- (CHILD4) 'Do not use [this product/insert name of product] in children 6 years of age or less';

- (SENS) 'Application to skin may increase sensitivity to sunlight.' (or words to that effect);

- (IRRIT) 'If irritation develops, discontinue use.'; and

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect).

 

844

BETULA PUBESCENS

A, E, H

 

845

BICYCLO(2.2.1)HEPT-5-ENE-2-CARBOXYLIC ACID, 3-(1-METHYLETHYL)-, ETHYL ESTER, (1R,2R,3R,4S)-REL-

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

846

BICYCLO(2.2.2)OCT-5-ENE-2-CARBOXALDEHYDE, 6-METHYL-8-(1-METHYLETHYL)-

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

847

BIFIDOBACTERIUM ADOLESCENTIS

A

 

848

BIFIDOBACTERIUM ANIMALIS

A

 

849

BIFIDOBACTERIUM ANIMALIS SSP ANIMALIS

A

 

850

BIFIDOBACTERIUM ANIMALIS SSP LACTIS

A

 

851

BIFIDOBACTERIUM BIFIDUM

A

 

852

BIFIDOBACTERIUM BREVE

A

 

853

BIFIDOBACTERIUM INFANTIS

A

 

854

BIFIDOBACTERIUM LACTIS

A

 

855

BIFIDOBACTERIUM LONGUM

A

 

856

BILBERRY

E

 

857

BIOSACCHARIDE GUM-1

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in topical medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

858

BIOTA ORIENTALIS

A, H

 

859

BIOTIN

A, E

 

860

BIRCH LEAF DRY

A, E, H

Methyl salicylate is a mandatory component of birch leaf dry.

Not to be included in medicines for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

When used internally, the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 0.001%.

When the concentration of methyl salicylate in a liquid preparation is more than 5% and the dosage form is other than spray, the medicine requires child resistant packaging.

When the concentration of methyl salicylate in a liquid preparation is more than 5% and the dosage form is spray, the medicine does not require child resistant packaging if:

- the delivery device is engaged into the container in such a way that prevents it from being readily removed;

- direct suction through the delivery device results in delivery of no more than one dosage unit; and

- actuation of the spray device is ergonomically difficult for young children to accomplish.

In addition, when the ingredient is included in a medicine that is listed in the Register:

- on or after 1 July 2018, the medicine must comply with all requirements under (a) & (b);

- before 1 July 2018 and supplied on or after 1 January 2020, the medicine must comply with all requirements under (a) & (b); or

- before 1 July 2018 and supplied before 1 January 2020, the medicine may comply with the requirements under (a) & (b).

a) The following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

- (METSAL) 'Contains methyl salicylate' (or words to that effect).

b) When for use in topical medicines for dermal application, the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 25% and the following warning statements are required on the medicine label:

- (PREGNT2) 'Do not use if pregnant or likely to become pregnant' (or words to that effect);

- (CHILD4) 'Do not use [this product/insert name of product] in children 6 years of age or less';

- (SENS) 'Application to skin may increase sensitivity to sunlight.' (or words to that effect);

- (IRRIT) 'If irritation develops, discontinue use.'; and

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect).

 

861

BIRCH TAR OIL RECTIFIED

A, E, H

Cresol is a mandatory component of birch tar oil rectified.

For external use only when the total concentration of cresols, xylenols and other phenol homologues in the medicine is greater than 3%.

 

 

862

BIS-BUTYLDIMETICONE POLYGLYCERYL-3

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in topical medicines intended for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 1.5%.

 

863

BIS-DIGLYCERYL POLYACYLADIPATE-2

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

864

BIS-ETHYLHEXYL HYDROXYDIMETHOXY BENZYLMALONATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 4%.

 

865

BIS-MACROGOL 900 METHYL ETHER DIMETHYL SILANE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 2.5%.

 

866

BIS-PEG-12 DIMETHICONE BEESWAX

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

 The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.2%.

 

867

BIS-STEARYL ETHYLENEDIAMINE/NEOPENTYL GLYCOL/STEARYL HYDROGENATED DIMER DILINOLEATE COPOLYMER

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 7%.

 

868

BISABOLENE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

869

BISABOLOL

E

If used as an excipient, the medicine is only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

870

BITTER ALMOND OIL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

The absence of amygdalin in the medicine must be declared.

 

871

BIXA ORELLANA

A, E, H

 

872

BLACK BONED CHICKEN POWDER

A

 

873

BLACK COHOSH DRY

A, H

The medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (BCOHOSH) 'Warning: In very rare cases - black cohosh has been associated with liver failure. If you are experiencing yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes - dark urine - nausea - vomiting - unusual tiredness - weakness - stomach or abdominal pain - and/or loss of appetite - you should stop using this product and see your doctor.'

 

874

BLACK COHOSH POWDER

A, H

The medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (BCOHOSH) 'Warning: In very rare cases - black cohosh has been associated with liver failure. If you are experiencing yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes - dark urine - nausea - vomiting - unusual tiredness - weakness - stomach or abdominal pain - and/or loss of appetite - you should stop using this product and see your doctor.'

 

875

BLACK CURRANT

E

 

876

BLACK CURRANT ABSOLUTE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

877

BLACK CURRANT FRESH

A, E, H

 

878

BLACK CURRANT SEED OIL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

879

BLACK OF CURACAO SPIDER

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

880

BLACK PEPPER OIL

A, E, H

 

881

BLACK RASPBERRY

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

882

BLACK SNAKE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

883

BLACKBERRY

E

 

884

BLACKBERRY OILS

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

885

BLACKBERRY WINE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

886

BLACKCURRANT ESTERS

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

887

BLACKCURRANT JUICE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

888

BLACKSTRAP MOLASSES

E

When for oral or sublingual use, Sucrose is a mandatory component of Molasses - blackstrap.

When the medicine is for oral ingestion and the total amount of all sugars (monosaccharides and disaccharides such as glucose, honey, invert sugar, lactose, maltose, and sucrose) is more than 100mg in the maximum daily dose, then the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (SUGARS) ‘Contains [insert name of sugar]’ if medicine contains one sugar OR ‘Contains sugars' (or words to that effect) if medicine contains two or more sugars.

If one of the sugars is lactose then the medicine also requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (LACT) ‘Contains lactose' (or words to that effect).

 

889

BLADDERWRACK DRY

A, H

Iodine is a mandatory component of Bladderwrack dry.

Only for external use when the concentration of iodine in the medicine (excluding salts derivatives or iodophors) is 2.5% or less.

Only for internal use when the medicine contains less than 300 micrograms of iodine per maximum recommended daily dose.

 

 

890

BLADDERWRACK POWDER

A, H

Iodine is a mandatory component of Bladderwrack powder.

Only for external use when the concentration of iodine in the medicine (excluding salts derivatives or iodophors) is 2.5% or less.

Only for internal use when the medicine contains less than 300 micrograms of iodine per maximum recommended daily dose.

 

891

BLAINVILLEA ACMELLA

A, E, H

When used as an excipient, permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

892

BLETILLA STRIATA

A, H

 

893

BLUE FLAG RHIZOME DRY

A, H

 

894

BLUE FLAG RHIZOME POWDER

A, H

 

895

BLUEBERRY

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

896

BLUEBERRY JUICE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

897

BLUMEA LACERA

A, H

 

898

BOEHMERIA NIVEA

A, H

 

899

BOERHAVIA DIFFUSA

A, H

 

900

BOERHAVIA REPENS

A, H

 

901

BOGBEAN LEAF DRY

A, H

 

902

BOGBEAN LEAF POWDER

A, H

 

903

BOIS DE ROSE OIL

A, E, H

 

904

BOMBAX CEIBA

A, H

 

905

BORAGO OFFICINALIS

A, E, H

Only for use when the preparation is 'fixed oil' and the fixed oil is derived from seeds of Borago officinalis.

 

906

BORAX

A, E, H

Boron is a mandatory component of Borax.

The percentage of Boron from Borax should be calculated based on the molecular weight of Borax.

The maximum recommended daily dose must provide no more than 6mg of Boron.

In preparations for dermal use, which are not for paediatric or antifungal use, the concentration of Boron in the medicine must be no more than 3500 mg/kg or 3500 mg/L or 0.35%.

 

 

907

BORAX PENTAHYDRATE

A, E

Boron is a mandatory component of Borax Pentahydrate.

The percentage of Boron from Borax pentahydrate should be calculated based on the molecular weight of Borax Pentahydrate.

The maximum recommended daily dose must provide no more than 6mg of Boron from Borax pentahydrate.

In preparations for dermal use, which are not for paediatric or antifungal use, the concentration of boron in the medicine must be no more than 3500 mg/kg or 3500 g/L or 0.35%.

 

908

BORIC ACID

A, H

Boron is a mandatory component of Boric acid.

The percentage of Boron from Boric acid should be calculated based on the molecular weight of Boric acid.

The maximum recommended daily dose must provide no more than 6mg of Boron.

In preparations for dermal use, which are not for paediatric or antifungal use, the concentration of boron in the medicine must be no more than 3500 mg/kg or 3500 mg/L or 0.35%.

 

 

909

BORNEOL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

910

BORNYL ACETATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

911

BORON NITRIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.5%.

 

912

BORONIA ABSOLUTE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

913

BORONIA MEGASTIGMA

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

914

BOSWELLIA CARTERII

A, E, H

 

915

BOSWELLIA SERRATA

A, E, H

 

916

BOSWELLIA THURIFERA

A, H

 

917

BOVINE CALCIUM CHONDROITIN SULFATE

A

 

918

BOVINE CHONDROITIN SULFATE

A

 

919

BOVINE COLOSTRUM POWDER

A

The medicine requires the warning statement:

- (BOVCOL) 'Products containing bovine colostrum powder contain lactose and cow's milk proteins (or words to that effect). This product is not suitable for use in children under the age of 12 months except on professional health advice.'

 

920

BOVINE LACTOFERRIN

A

The medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (COWMK) 'Derived from cow's milk.'

 

921

BOVINE POTASSIUM CHONDROITIN SULFATE

A

 

922

BOVINE SODIUM CHONDROITIN SULFATE

A, E

When used as an excipient:

- only for use in topical medicines for dermal application;

- not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye; and

- the concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.001%.

 

923

BOVINE WHEY IG-RICH FRACTION

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

The medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (COWMK) 'Derived from cows milk'

- (BABY3) 'Not suitable for use in children under the age of 12 months - except on the advice of a health professional)'.

 

924

BRANDY

E

 

925

BRASSICA CAMPESTRIS/ALEURITES FORDI OIL COPOLYMER

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not for use in topical medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

926

BRASSICA CHINENSIS

A, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica chinensis when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

927

BRASSICA JUNCEA

A, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica juncea when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

928

BRASSICA NAPUS

A, E, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica napus when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

929

BRASSICA NIGRA

A, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica nigra when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

930

BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. BOTRYTIS

A, E, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica oleracea var. botrytis when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

931

BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. CAPITATA

A, E, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica oleracea var. capitata when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

932

BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. GEMMIFERA

A, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica oleracea var gemmifera when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

933

BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. ITALICA

A, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica oleracea var. italica when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

934

BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. VIRIDIS

A, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica oleracea var. viridis when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

935

BRASSICA PEKINENSIS

A, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica pekinensis when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

936

BRASSICA RAPA

A, E, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Brassica rapa when the plant part is seed.

 

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

937

BRAZIL NUT

E

 

938

BRILLIANT BLACK BN

E

Permitted for use only as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

939

BRILLIANT BLUE FCF

E

Permitted for use only as a colour for oral, topical and dental use.

 

940

BRILLIANT BLUE FCF ALUMINIUM LAKE

E

Permitted for use only as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

941

BRILLIANT BLUE FCF BARIUM LAKE

E

Permitted for use only as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

942

BRILLIANT SCARLET 4R

E

Permitted for use only as a colour in medicines for topical and oral routes of administration.

 

943

BRILLIANT SCARLET 4R ALUMINIUM LAKE

E

Permitted for use only as a colour in medicines for topical and oral routes of administration.

 

944

BRIZA MEDIA

A, H

 

945

BROCCOLI

E

 

946

BROMELAINS

A

May be derived from either the stem or fruit of the pineapple (Ananas comosus).

If used in a divided preparation, the allowed units are papain units and million papain units.

If used in an undivided preparation, the allowed units are million papain units per gram.

 

947

BROMINE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient. The concentration of bromine in the preparation must be no more than 14mg/Kg or 14mg/L or 0.0014% for oral and sublingual use.

 

948

BROMOSTYROL

E

Not for use in infants

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

949

BROMUS CATHARTICUS

A, H

 

950

BROMUS INERMIS

A, H

 

951

BROMUS RAMOSUS SUBSP. RAMOSUS

A, H

 

952

BRONOPOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

953

BROUSSONETIA PAPYRIFERA

A, H

 

954

BROWN FK

E

Permitted for use only as a colour for topical use.

 

955

BRUNFELSIA UNIFLORA

A, H

The maximum daily dose must be no more than the equivalent of 1mg of the dry herbal material.

 

956

BRUSSEL SPROUT

E

 

957

BRYONIA ALBA

A, H

 

958

BRYONIA DIOICA

A, H

 

959

BUCHU LEAF DRY

A, H

 

960

BUCHU LEAF OIL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

961

BUCHU LEAF POWDER

A, E, H

 

962

BUCKWHEAT

E, H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic or excipient ingredient.

 

963

BUDDLEJA OFFICINALIS

A, H

 

964

BULNESIA SARMIENTI

A, E, H

 

965

BUNIAS ORIENTALIS

A, H

 

966

BUPLEURUM FALCATUM

A, H

 

967

BURDOCK LEAF DRY

A, H

 

968

BURDOCK LEAF POWDER

A, H

 

969

BURDOCK ROOT DRY

A, H

 

970

BURDOCK ROOT POWDER

A, H

 

971

BUSHMASTER SNAKE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

972

BUTAN-1-OL

E

The residual solvent limit for Butan-1-ol is 50 mg per maximum recommended daily dose.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.5%.

 

973

BUTANE

E

Only for use as an excipient propellant ingredient.

 

974

BUTOXYETHANOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.1%.

 

975

BUTTER

E

 

976

BUTTER ACIDS

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

977

BUTTER ESTERS

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

978

BUTTER STARTER DISTILLATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

979

BUTYL 2-METHYLBUTYRATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

980

BUTYL ACETATE

E

The residual solvent limit for Butyl acetate is 50 mg per maximum recommended daily dose.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.5%.

 

981

BUTYL BUTYRATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

982

BUTYL BUTYRYL LACTATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

983

BUTYL CAPROATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

984

BUTYL ESTER OF PVM/MA COPOLYMER

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 15%.

The medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (EYE) 'Avoid contact with eyes' (or words to that effect)

- (EYE2) 'May be irritant to the eyes' (or words to that effect).

 

985

BUTYL FORMATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

986

BUTYL HYDROXYBENZOATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

Medicines containing hydroxybenzoates require the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (TOTBNZ) ‘Contains hydroxybenzoates’ (or words to this effect) if the medicine contains more than one hydroxybenzoate source OR ‘Contains [insert the approved name of hydroxybenzoate used]’ (or words to this effect) if product contains one hydroxybenzoate source.

 

987

BUTYL ISOBUTYRATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

988

BUTYL ISOVALERATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

989

BUTYL LACTATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

990

BUTYL LEVULINATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

991

BUTYL METHOXYDIBENZOYLMETHANE

A

Only for use as an active ingredient in sunscreens for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in preparation must be no more than 5%.

When used in primary sunscreen products and listed in the Register on or after 1 January 2018, the medicine must have the following statements on the medicine label:

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect); and

- (SUNPRO) 'Wear protective clothing - hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun' (or words to this effect).

When used in primary sunscreen products and listed in the Register before 1 January 2018, the medicine requires the following statements on the medicine label if supplied after 1 July 2019:

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect); and

- (SUNPRO) 'Wear protective clothing - hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun' (or words to this effect).

 

992

BUTYL PROPIONATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

993

BUTYL STEARATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

994

BUTYL UNDECYLENATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

995

BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE

E

 

996

BUTYLATED HYDROXYTOLUENE

E

 

997

BUTYLENE GLYCOL DICAPRYLATE/DICAPRATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 10%.

 

998

BUTYLIDENE PHTHALIDE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

999

BUTYLOCTYL SALICYLATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 7%.

 

1000

BUTYLPHENYL METHYLPROPIONAL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1001

BUTYRALDEHYDE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

1002

BUTYRIC ACID

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1003

C1-8 ALKYL TETRAHYDROXYCYCLOHEXANOATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.012%.

 

1004

C10-12 ALKANE/CYCLOALKANE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

1005

C10-30 CHOLESTEROL/LANOSTEROL ESTERS

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1006

C11-13 ALKANE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must not be more than 10%.

 

1007

C11-14-ISO-ALCOHOL C-13 RICH

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

1008

C12-13 PARETH-23

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.125%.

Residual levels of 1,4-dioxane and ethylene oxide (and related substances) are to be kept below the level of detection.

 

1009

C12-13 PARETH-3

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.125%.

Residual levels of 1,4-dioxane and ethylene oxide (and related substances) are to be kept below the level of detection.

 

1010

C12-15 ALKYL LACTATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 1.2%.

 

1011

C12-15 ALKYL OCTANOATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1012

C12-20 ACID PEG-8 ESTER

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.2%.

 

1013

C12-20 ALKYL GLUCOSIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.75%.

 

1014

C12-22 ALKYL ACRYLATE/HYDROXYETHYLACRYLATE COPOLYMER

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in topical medicines intended for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

The concentration of C12-22 alkyl acrylate/hydroxyethylacrylate copolymer in the medicine must not be more than 5%.

 

1015

C13-14 ISOPARAFFIN

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1016

C14-22 ALCOHOLS

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 2.55%.

 

1017

C15-19 ALKANE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 7%.

 

1018

C18-36 ACID GLYCOL ESTER

E

Only for use topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1019

C18-36 ACID TRIGLYCERIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1020

C2-OCTENAL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

1021

C20-40 ALCOHOLS

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1022

C20-40 ALKYL STEARATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 2%.

 

1023

C20-40 PARETH-24

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.25%.

 

1024

C20-40 PARETH-3

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 2%.

 

1025

C30-45 ALKYL CETEARYL DIMETICONE CROSSPOLYMER

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

1026

C9-11 ISOPARAFFIN

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1027

C9-11 PARETH-3

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1028

C9-15 ALKYL PHOSPHATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.12%

 

1029

CABBAGE

E

 

1030

CABREUVA OIL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

1031

CADE OIL

A, E, H

 

1032

CAESALPINIA SAPPAN

A, H

 

1033

CAFFEINE

A, E

When used as an excipient, only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

Only for use as an active ingredient for oral use in adults when the medicine consists principally of one or more designated active ingredients prescribed in Schedule 14 to the Regulations (other than caffeine).

When for internal use or oral application, the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must provide no more than 100mg of caffeine from this ingredient.

When for internal use or oral application, the following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

- (ADULT) 'Adults only' (or words to that effect).

When the medicine is packaged for supply as an undivided preparation and is for internal use or oral application, the medicine must not contain a concentration of total caffeine greater than 4%.

When the medicine is packaged for supply as a divided preparation and is for internal use or oral application, the medicine must not contain a concentration of total caffeine greater than 33%.

The requirements specified in paragraphs (a) to (d) below apply to a medicine that contains the ingredient that:

- is listed in the Register on or after 2 September 2019; or

- is supplied after 2 March 2021.

A medicine that contains the ingredient and that:

- was listed in the Register before 2 September 2019; and

- is supplied before 2 March 2021;

may comply with the requirements in paragraphs (a) to (d) below.

a) When the medicine is packaged for supply as an undivided preparation and is for internal use or oral application, the medicine must not contain a concentration of total caffeine greater than 1%.

b) When the medicine is for internal use or oral application, a maximum recommended dose of the medicine must not provide more than 100 mg of total caffeine within a 3 hour period.

c) When the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides greater than 10 mg of total caffeine and the medicine is for internal use or oral application, the following warning statements are required on the label:

- (CAFF) 'Contains [state quantity per dosage unit or per mL or per gram of product] total caffeine [per dosage unit or per mL or per gram]. A cup of instant coffee contains approximately 80mg of caffeine.'

- (CAFFPREG) ‘Caffeine intake more than 200 mg per day is not recommended during pregnancy or breastfeeding.’

d) When the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides greater than 80 mg of total caffeine and the medicines is for internal use or oral application, the following warning statements are required on the label:

- (CAFFLMT) 'Limit the use of caffeine-containing products (including tea and coffee) when taking this product.'

- (CAFFCYP) ‘Caffeine interacts with enzyme CYP1A2 in the liver. Consult your health professional before taking with other medicines’ (or words to that effect).

 

1034

CAJUPUT OIL

A, E, H

Cineole is a mandatory component of Cajuput oil.

When the concentration in the medicine is more than 25%, the nominal capacity of the container must be no more than 25 mL.

When the concentration in the medicine is more than 25% and the nominal capacity of the container is more than 15 mL, a child resistant closure and restricted flow insert must be fitted on the container.

When the concentration in the medicine is more than 25% and the nominal capacity of the container is less than 15 mL, a restricted flow insert must be fitted to the container.

When the concentration in the medicine is more than 25%, the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or word to that effect)

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

When the concentration of cineole in the preparation is more than 25%, the nominal capacity of the container must not be more than 25 mL.

When the concentration of cineole in the preparation is more than 25% and the nominal capacity of the container is more than 15 mL but no more than 25mL, the medicine must have a child resistant closure and restricted flow insert fitted on the container and the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or word to that effect)

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

When the concentration of cineole in the preparation is more than 25% and the nominal capacity of the container is no more than 15 mL, the medicine must have the restricted flow insert fitted on the container and the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or word to that effect)

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

 

1035

CALAMINE

A, E

Only for use as an active or excipient ingredient for dermal application.

When used as an active ingredient, can only be supplied as an uncompounded medicine substance packed for retail sale and must comply with an uncompounded substance monograph of the British Pharmacopoeia, as in force or existing from time to time.

 

1036

CALCIFEDIOL MONOHYDRATE

A

Only to be used in a medicine where DSM Nutritional Products Pty Ltd (Client ID 31685), who applied to have the ingredient included in this Determination, is the sponsor of the medicine or has given written authorisation to the sponsor of a medicine to include the ingredient in the medicine. This paragraph ceases to be a requirement for this ingredient after 30 June 2021.

 

The maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must not provide more than 10 micrograms of calcifediol.

 

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

Calcifediol must not be used in medicines with other Vitamin D analogues; such as ergocalciferol or colecalciferol.

 

The medicine requires the following warning statements on the label:

- (CFEDIOL) 'Calcifediol may have similar effects to Vitamin D. Consult your health care professional before taking in combination with other medicines.' (or words to that effect);

- (OTHVITD) 'The medicine should not be taken in combination with supplements containing Vitamin D without medical advice' (or words to that effect);

- (CHILD9) 'Use in children under 9 years is not recommended' (or words to that effect).

 

1037

CALCIFIED LITHOTHAMNION SPECIES

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

1038

CALCIFIED LITHOTHAMNION TOPHIFORME

A

Only for oral use.

 

1039

CALCIUM ALGINATE

E

 

1040

CALCIUM AMINO ACID CHELATE

A, H

Calcium is a mandatory component of calcium amino acid chelate.

The concentration of calcium in the calcium amino acid chelate must be no more than 25% w/w.

 

 

1041

CALCIUM ASCORBATE

A, E, H

 

1042

CALCIUM ASCORBATE DIHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1043

CALCIUM ASPARTATE

A

 

1044

CALCIUM ASPARTATE HYDROCHLORIDE DIHYDRATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

 

1045

CALCIUM BEHENATE

E

Behenic acid is a mandatory component of Calcium behenate.

When for oral ingestion, the maximum recommended daily dose must not provide more than 383.5 mg of Behenic acid.

 

1046

CALCIUM BETA-HYDROXY-BETA-METHYLBUTYRATE

A, H

 

1047

CALCIUM BETA-HYDROXY-BETA-METHYLBUTYRATE MONOHYDRATE

A, H

 

1048

CALCIUM CARBONATE

A, E, H

 

1049

CALCIUM CASEINATE

E

 

1050

CALCIUM CHLORIDE DIHYDRATE

E

 

1051

CALCIUM CITRATE

A, E, H

 

1052

CALCIUM CITRATE TETRAHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1053

CALCIUM DIASPARTATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

1054

CALCIUM FLUORIDE

H

The percentage of fluoride from Calcium fluoride should be calculated based on the molecular weight of Calcium fluoride.

The concentration of fluoride in the product from all ingredients must be no more than 10mg/kg or 10mg/L or 0.1%.

 

1055

CALCIUM FOLINATE

A

Folinic acid is a mandatory component of calcium folinate.

The maximum daily dose must not provide more than 500 micrograms of folinic acid.

When the medicine contains a combination of folic acid, folinic acid or levomefolic acid, the medicine must not provide more than a combined total of 500 micrograms of folic acid, folinic acid and levomefolic acid per maximum recommended daily dose.

When used in preparations indicated for reducing the risk of having a child with spina bifida/neural tube defects, the following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

- (NEUR) 'Warning: Do not exceed the stated dose except on medical advice. If you have had a baby with a neural tube defect/spina bifida - seek specific medical advice (or words to that effect).'

 

1056

CALCIUM GLUCONATE MONOHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1057

CALCIUM GLYCEROPHOSPHATE

A, E, H

 

1058

CALCIUM GLYCINATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

 

1059

CALCIUM GLYCINATE DIHYDRATE

A

 

1060

CALCIUM HEXAFLUOROSILICATE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1061

CALCIUM HYDROGEN PHOSPHATE

A, E, H

 

1062

CALCIUM HYDROGEN PHOSPHATE DIHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1063

CALCIUM HYDROGEN PHOSPHATE MONOHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1064

CALCIUM HYDROXIDE

A, E, H

When used as a standard active ingredient, can only be supplied as an uncompounded medicine substance packed for retail sale, and must comply with an uncompounded substance monograph of the British Pharmacopoeia as in force or existing from time to time.

 

 

1065

CALCIUM HYDROXYCITRATE

A, H

 

1066

CALCIUM HYPOPHOSPHITE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1067

CALCIUM IODIDE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1068

CALCIUM KETOGLUCONATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

The concentration must be no more than 1%

 

1069

CALCIUM L-THREONATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

 

1070

CALCIUM LACTATE

A, E, H

 

1071

CALCIUM LACTATE GLUCONATE

A, E, H

 

1072

CALCIUM LACTATE PENTAHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1073

CALCIUM LACTATE TRIHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1074

CALCIUM LYSINATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

 

1075

CALCIUM METHIONINATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

 

1076

CALCIUM OROTATE

A, E, H

 

1077

CALCIUM OXIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1078

CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE

A, E, H

 

1079

CALCIUM PHOSPHATE

A, E, H

 

1080

CALCIUM PYRUVATE

A

 

1081

CALCIUM SACCHARATE

E

 

1082

CALCIUM SILICATE

E

 

1083

CALCIUM SODIUM CASEINATE

A, H

The medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

 - (COWMK) 'Derived from cow's milk'.

 

1084

CALCIUM SODIUM LACTATE

A, E, H

 

1085

CALCIUM STEARATE

E

 

1086

CALCIUM SUCCINATE

A, E, H

 

1087

CALCIUM SULFATE

A, E, H

 

1088

CALCIUM SULFATE DIHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1089

CALCIUM SULFIDE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1090

CALCIUM THREONINATE

A

 

1091

CALENDULA FLOWER DRY

A, E, H

 

1092

CALENDULA FLOWER POWDER

A, H

 

1093

CALENDULA OFFICINALIS

A, E, H

 

1094

CALLERYA RETICULATA

A, H

 

1095

CALLICARPA PEDUNCULATA

A, H

 

1096

CALLISTEMON CITRINUS

A, H

 

1097

CALLISTEPHUS CHINENSIS

A, H

 

1098

CALLITRIS INTRATROPICA

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

1099

CALLITRIS RHOMBOIDEA

A, H

 

1100

CALLUNA VULGARIS

A, E, H

 

1101

CALOCHORTUS TOLMIEI

A, H

 

1102

CALTHA PALUSTRIS

A, H

 

1103

CALUMBA ROOT DRY

A, H

 

1104

CALUMBA ROOT POWDER

A, H

 

1105

CALVATIA GIGANTEA

A, E, H

 

1106

CALYCANTHUS FLORIDUS

A, H

 

1107

CALYCANTHUS PRAECOX

A, H

 

1108

CAMELLIA JAPONICA

A, H

 

1109

CAMELLIA OLEIFERA

A, E, H

If Camellia oleifera (seed oil) is used as a solvent, it is restricted to topical or sunscreen preparations for dermal application only.

 

1110

CAMELLIA SINENSIS

A, E, H

Caffeine is a mandatory component of Camellia sinensis.

When the medicine is packaged for supply as an undivided preparation and is for internal use or oral application, the medicine must not contain a concentration of total caffeine greater than 4%.

When the medicine is packaged for supply as a divided preparation and is for internal use or oral application, the medicine must not contain a concentration of total caffeine greater than 33%.

The requirements specified in paragraphs (a) to (e) below apply in relation to a medicine that contains the ingredient that:

- is listed in the Register on or after 2 September 2019; or

- is supplied after 2 March 2021.

A medicine that contains the ingredient and that:

- was listed in the Register before 2 September 2019; and

- is supplied before 2 March 2021;

may comply with the requirements in paragraphs (a) to (e) below.

a) When for internal use or oral application, the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must provide no more than 400mg of total caffeine.

b) When the medicine is packaged for supply as an undivided preparation and is for internal use or oral application, the medicine must not contain a concentration of total caffeine greater than 1%.

c) When the medicine is for internal use or oral application, a maximum recommended dose of the medicine must not provide more than 100 mg of total caffeine within a 3 hour period.

d) When the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides greater than 10 mg of total caffeine and the medicine is for internal use or oral application, the following warning statements are required on the label:

- (ADULT) 'Adults only' (or words to that effect).

- (CAFF) 'Contains [state quantity per dosage unit or per mL or per gram of product] total caffeine [per dosage unit or per mL or per gram]. A cup of instant coffee contains approximately 80mg of caffeine.'

- (CAFFPREG) ‘Caffeine intake more than 200 mg per day is not recommended during pregnancy or breastfeeding.’

e) When the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides greater than 80 mg of total caffeine and the medicines is for internal use or oral application, the following warning statements are required on the label:

- (CAFFLMT) 'Limit the use of caffeine-containing products (including tea and coffee) when taking this product.'

- (CAFFCYP) ‘Caffeine interacts with enzyme CYP1A2 in the liver. Consult your health professional before taking with other medicines’ (or words to that effect).

 

1111

CAMPHENE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a coating solution, a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1112

CAMPHOLENIC ALDEHYDE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as part of a flavour proprietary excipient formulation.

The total flavour proprietary excipient formulation in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

1113

CAMPHOR

A, E, H

In solid and semi solid preparations, the concentration of camphor must be no more than 12.5%.

In liquid preparations, the concentration of camphor must be no more than 2.5%.

 

1114

CAMPHOR BENZALKONIUM METHOSULFATE

A

Only for use as an active ingredient in sunscreens for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the preparation must be no more than 6%.

When used in primary sunscreen products and listed in the Register on or after 1 January 2018, the medicine must have the following statements on the medicine label:

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect); and

- (SUNPRO) 'Wear protective clothing - hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun' (or words to this effect).

When used in primary sunscreen products and listed in the Register before 1 January 2018, the medicine requires the following statements on the medicine label if supplied after 1 July 2019:

- (AVOID) 'Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun' (or words to this effect); and

- (SUNPRO) 'Wear protective clothing - hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun' (or words to this effect).

 

1115

CAMPHOR OIL BROWN

A, H

camphor, cineole and safrole are mandatory components of camphor oil brown.

In solid and semi solid preparations, the concentration of camphor must be no more than 12.5%.

In liquid preparations other than essential oils, the concentration of camphor must be no more than 2.5%.

In essential oil preparations, if the concentration of camphor is more than 2.5% but less than or equal to 10%, and the nominal capacity of the container is less than 25 millilitres, the medicine must have a restricted flow insert fitted on the container and include the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect); and

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

In essential oil preparations, if the concentration of camphor is more than 10%, and the nominal capacity of the container is less than 15 millilitres, the medicine must have a restricted flow insert fitted on the container and include the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect); and

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

In essential oil preparations, if the concentration of camphor is more than 10%, and the nominal capacity of the container is more than 15 millilitres but less than or equal to 25 millilitres, the medicine must have a restricted flow insert and child resistant closure fitted on the container and include the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect); and

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

When the concentration of cineole in the preparation is more than 25%, the nominal capacity of the container must not be more than 25 millilitres.

When the concentration of cineole in the preparation is more than 25% and the nominal capacity of the container is more than 15 millilitres but less than or equal to 25 millilitres, the medicine must have a child resistant closure and restricted flow insert fitted on the container and include the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect); and

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

When the concentration of cineole in the preparation is more than 25% and the nominal capacity of the container is no more than 15 millilitres, the medicine must have the restricted flow insert fitted on the container and include the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect); and

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

When for internal use then the concentration of safrole in a medicine must be no more than 0.1%.

When for topical use then the concentration of safrole in a medicine must be no more than 1.0%.

If the concentration of camphor is more than 2.5%, the nominal capacity of the container must be no more than 25mL.

 

1116

CAMPHOR OIL WHITE

A, E, H

Camphor and safrole are mandatory components of camphor oil white.

In solid and semi solid preparations, the concentration of camphor must be no more than 12.5%.

In liquid preparations other than essential oils, the concentration of camphor must be no more than 2.5%.

In essential oil preparations, if the concentration of camphor is more than 2.5% but less than or equal to 10%, and the nominal capacity of the container is less than 25 millilitres, the medicine must have a restricted flow insert fitted on the container and include the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect); and

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

In essential oil preparations, if the concentration of camphor is more than 10%, and the nominal capacity of the container is less than 15 millilitres, the medicine must have a restricted flow insert fitted on the container and include the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect); and

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

In essential oil preparations, if the concentration of camphor is more than 10%, and the nominal capacity of the container is more than 15 millilitres but less than or equal to 25 millilitres, the medicine must have a restricted flow insert and child resistant closure fitted on the container and include the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD) 'Keep out of reach of children' (or words to that effect); and

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

When for internal use then the concentration of safrole in a medicine must be no more than 0.1%.

When for topical use then the concentration of safrole in a medicine must be no more than 1.0%.

If the concentration of camphor is more than 2.5%, the nominal capacity of the container must be no more than 25mL.

 

1117

CAMPSIS GRANDIFLORA

A, H

 

1118

CANADA BALSAM

A, H

 

1119

CANANGA ODORATA

A, E, H

 

1120

CANANGA OIL

A, E, H

 

1121

CANARIUM INDICUM

A, H

The plant part must be seed and the plant preparation is oil.

The medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (DERIVED) 'This product contains material derived from nuts' (or words to that effect).

 

1122

CANARIUM LUZONICUM

A, H

 

1123

CANDELILLA WAX

A, E, H

 

1124

CANDIDA ALBICANS

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1125

CANDIDA UTILIS

A, E, H

When used as an excipient, only for use in medicines in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour proprietary excipient formulation.

The total flavour proprietary excipient formulation in a medicine must not be more than 5%.

 

1126

CANINE MILK

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1127

CANOLA OIL

A, E, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of canola oil when the plant part is seed.

The concentration of allyl isothiocyanate from all ingredients in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

1128

CANTHARIDES

H

Only available as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1129

CANTHAXANTHIN

E

Permitted as an excipient ingredient as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

1130

CAPRIC ACID

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1131

CAPROIC ALDEHYDE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1132

CAPRYLIC ALDEHYDE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a coating solution, a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1133

CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC GLYCERIDES

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1134

CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC/ISOSTEARIC/ADIPIC TRIGLYCERIDE

E

 

1135

CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC/MYRISTIC/STEARIC TRIGLYCERIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine is not to exceed 3%

 

1136

CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC/STEARIC TRIGLYCERIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1137

CAPRYLOYL GLYCERIN/SEBACIC ACID COPOLYMER

E

Only to be used in a medicine where A S Harrison & Co Pty Ltd (Client ID 50284), who applied to have the ingredient included in this Determination, is the sponsor of the medicine or has given written authorisation to the sponsor of a medicine to include the ingredient in the medicine. This paragraph ceases to be a requirement for this ingredient after 27 September 2020.

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must not be more than 10%.

 

1138

CAPRYLOYL GLYCINE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must not be more than 2%

 

1139

CAPRYLOYL SALICYLIC ACID

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye or on damaged skin.

The concentration in the medicine must not be more than 0.3%.

 

1140

CAPRYLYL GLYCOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 2%

 

1141

CAPRYLYL METHICONE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 10%.

 

1142

CAPSELLA BURSA-PASTORIS

A, H

 

1143

CAPSICUM

E, H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic or excipient ingredient.

 

1144

CAPSICUM ANNUUM

A, E, H

 

1145

CAPSICUM DRY

A, E, H

 

1146

CAPSICUM FRUIT OLEORESIN

A, E

 

1147

CAPSICUM FRUTESCENS

A, E, H

 

1148

CAPSICUM POWDER

A, E, H

 

1149

CARALLUMA ADSCENDENS VAR. FIMBRIATA

A

The plant part must be herb and the plant preparation must be a hydroethanolic extract.

 

1150

CARAMEL

E

Permitted as an excipient ingredient as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

1151

CARAPICHEA IPECACUANHA

A, H

Emetine is a mandatory component of Carapichea ipecacuanha.

The concentration of emetine in the medicine must be no more than 0.2%.

Except when used in a medicine containing only homoeopathic preparations, a child resistant closure must be fitted onto the container.

 

1152

CARAWAY DRY

A, H

 

1153

CARAWAY OIL

A, E, H

 

1154

CARAWAY POWDER

A, H

 

1155

CARBOMER 1342

E

Only for use as an excipient in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1156

CARBOMER 2001

E

Only for use as an excipient ingredient in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration must be no more than 1% in formulations at pH 7 (approximately neutral) and 0.1% in formulations at a different pH.

 

1157

CARBOMER 934

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1158

CARBOMER 934P

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1159

CARBOMER 940

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1160

CARBOMER 941

E

Only for use as an excipient in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1161

CARBOMER 954

E

Only for use as an excipient in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1162

CARBOMER 980

E

Only for use as an excipient in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1163

CARBOMER 981

E

Only for use as an excipient in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1164

CARBOMER COPOLYMER (TYPE B)

E

Only for use as an excipient in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1165

CARBOMER HOMOPOLYMER (TYPE B)

E

Only for use as an excipient in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1166

CARBOMER U-10

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

1167

CARBON

E, H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic or excipient ingredient.

 

1168

CARBON BLACK

E

Permitted as an excipient ingredient as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

1169

CARBON DIOXIDE

E

 

1170

CARDAMOM FRUIT DRY

A, H

 

1171

CARDAMOM FRUIT POWDER

A, E, H

 

1172

CARDAMOM OIL

A, E, H

 

1173

CARDIOSPERMUM HALICACABUM

A, H

 

1174

CARICA PAPAYA

A, E, H

 

1175

CARLINA ACAULIS

A, H

 

1176

CARMELLOSE

E

 

1177

CARMELLOSE CALCIUM

E

 

1178

CARMELLOSE SODIUM

E

 

1179

CARMINE

E

Permitted for use only as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

1180

CARMOISINE

E

Permitted as an excipient ingredient as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

1181

CARMOISINE ALUMINIUM LAKE

E

Permitted as an excipient ingredient as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

1182

CARNAUBA WAX

A, E, H

 

1183

CARNOSINE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye. 

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.2%.

 

1184

CAROB BEAN EXTRACT

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

1185

CAROB GUM

E

 

1186

CAROB POD

E

 

1187

CAROTENES

E

Permitted as an excipient ingredient as a colour for oral and topical use.

 

1188

CARPINUS BETULUS

A, H

 

1189

CARPINUS CORDATA

A, H

 

1190

CARRAGEENAN

E

 

1191

CARROT

E

 

1192

CARROT SEED OIL

A, E, H

 

1193

CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS

A, E, H

Carthamus tinctorius (sunflower oil) when used as a solvent is restricted to topical or sunscreen preparations for dermal application only.

If for oral use, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (PREGNT2) 'Do not use if pregnant or likely to become pregnant' (or words to that effect).

 

1194

CARUM CARVI

A, H

 

1195

CARVACROL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

1196

CARVACRYL METHYL ETHER

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

1197

CARVEOL

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1198

CARVONE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1199

CARVYL ACETATE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1200

CARYA ILLINOINENSIS

A, H

 

1201

CARYA OVATA

A, H

 

1202

CARYOPHYLLENE OXIDE

E

Permitted for use only in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour or a fragrance.

If used in a flavour the total flavour concentration in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

If used in a fragrance the total fragrance concentration in a medicine must be no more 1%.

 

1203

CASCARA DRY

A, H

Hydroxyanthracene derivatives calculated as cascaroside A is a mandatory component of cascara dry when the route of administration is oral.

When used in oral medicines, if the maximum recommended daily dose contains more than 10 mg of hydroxyanthracene derivatives the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD3) ‘Use in children under 12 years is not recommended’;

- (LAX2) ‘Prolonged use may cause serious bowel problems’; and

- (LAX3) ‘Do not use when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present, or if you develop diarrhoea. If you are pregnant or breast feeding, seek the advice of a healthcare professional before taking this product' [or words to that effect].

When promoted or marketed as a laxative, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (LAX1) ‘Drink plenty of water' [or words to that effect].

When not promoted or marketed as laxative, the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (LAX5) ‘This product contains [name of the herb(s) or the chemical component(s)]’; and

- (LAX4) ‘This product may have laxative effect’.

When used in oral medicines, if the maximum recommended daily dose contains less than 10 mg of hydroxyanthracene derivatives and is promoted or marketed as laxative, the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD3) ‘Use in children under 12 years is not recommended’;

- (LAX1) ‘Drink plenty of water' [or words to that effect]; and

- (LAX2) ‘Prolonged use may cause serious bowel problems’.

 

1204

CASCARA POWDER

A, H

Hydroxyanthracene derivatives calculated as cascaroside A is a mandatory component of cascara powder when the route of administration is oral administration.

When used in oral medicines, if the maximum recommended daily dose contains more than 10 mg of hydroxyanthracene derivatives the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD3) ‘Use in children under 12 years is not recommended’;

- (LAX2) ‘Prolonged use may cause serious bowel problems’; and

- (LAX3) ‘Do not use when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present, or if you develop diarrhoea. If you are pregnant or breast feeding, seek the advice of a healthcare professional before taking this product' (or words to that effect).

When promoted or marketed as a laxative, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (LAX1) ‘Drink plenty of water' (or words to that effect).

When not promoted or marketed as laxative, the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (LAX5) ‘This product contains [name of the herb(s) or the chemical component(s)]’; and

- (LAX4) ‘This product may have laxative effect’.

When used in oral medicines, if the maximum recommended daily dose contains less than 10 mg of hydroxyanthracene derivatives and is promoted or marketed as laxative, the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (CHILD3) ‘Use in children under 12 years is not recommended’;

- (LAX1) ‘Drink plenty of water' (or words to that effect); and

- (LAX2) ‘Prolonged use may cause serious bowel problems’.

 

1205

CASCARILLA OIL

A, H

The medicine must not contain more than 1mg of the equivalent dry herbal material per the maximum recommended daily dose.

 

1206

CASEIN

E

 

1207