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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Repealed by Therapeutic Goods (Permissible Ingredients) Determination (No. 4) 2019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

2150

FABIANA IMBRICATA

A, H

 

2151

FAGOPYRUM ESCULENTUM

A, H

 

2152

FAGUS GRANDIFOLIA

A, H

 

2153

FAGUS SYLVATICA

A, H

 

2154

FALLOPIA MULTIFLORA

A, H

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

- (FALLMUL) 'Warning: Fallopia multiflora may harm the liver in some people. Use under the supervision of a healthcare professional.'

 

2155

FARNESOL

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%.

 

2156

FARNESYL ACETATE

E

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

When used in a flavour, the total flavour proprietary excipient formulation in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

When used in a fragrance, the total fragrance proprietary excipient formulation in a medicine must be no more than 1%.

 

2157

FAST GREEN FCF

E

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

 

2158

FENCHONE

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%.

 

2159

FENCHYL 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%.

 

2160

FENCHYL ALCOHOL

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%.

 

2161

FENNEL BITTER SEED DRY

A, E, H

When used in oral medicines and the medicine is listed in the Register on or after 1 October 2017 the medicine must have the following statements on the medicine label:

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

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

- (BREASF) 'Do not use while breastfeeding.'

When used in oral medicines and the medicine is listed in the Register before 1 October 2017 the medicine requires the following statements on the medicine label if supplied after 1 April 2019:

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

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

- (BREASF) 'Do not use while breastfeeding.'

 

 

 

2162

FENNEL LEAF

E

 

2163

FENNEL OIL

A, E, H

Methyl chavicol is a mandatory component of fennel oil.

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, a restricted flow insert must be 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).'

The maximum daily dose must provide no more than 150 mg of fennel oil.

When used in oral medicines and the medicine is listed in the Register on or after 1 October 2017 the medicine must have the following statements on the medicine label:

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

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

- (BREASF) 'Do not use while breastfeeding.'

When used in oral medicines and the medicine is listed in the Register before 1 October 2017 the medicine requires the following statements on the medicine label if supplied after 1 April 2019:

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

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

- (BREASF) 'Do not use while breastfeeding.'

 

 

2164

FENNEL SWEET SEED DRY

A, E, H

When used in oral medicines and the medicine is listed in the Register on or after 1 October 2017 the medicine must have the following statements on the medicine label:

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

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

- (BREASF) 'Do not use while breastfeeding.'

When used in oral medicines and the medicine is listed in the Register before 1 October 2017 the medicine requires the following statements on the medicine label if supplied after 1 April 2019:

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

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

- (BREASF) 'Do not use while breastfeeding.'

 

 

2165

FENUGREEK

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%.

 

2166

FENUGREEK OIL

E

Fenugreek oil is 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%.

 

2167

FERRIC AMMONIUM CITRATE

A, E, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferric ammonium citrate.

When for internal use, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than 1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5 mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims and the medicine is listed in the Register on or after 1 October 2017 the medicine must have the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims and the medicine is listed in the Register before 1 October 2017 the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label if supplied after 1 April 2019:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

 

2168

FERRIC CHLORIDE

A, E, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferric chloride.

When for internal use, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than 1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5 mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

 

2169

FERRIC CHLORIDE HEXAHYDRATE

A, E, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferric chloride hexahydrate.

When for internal use, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than 1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5 mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

 

2170

FERRIC GLYCEROPHOSPHATE

A, E, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferric glycerophosphate.

When for internal use, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than 1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5 mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

 - (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

2171

FERRIC OXIDE

E

 

2172

FERRIC PHOSPHATE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2173

FERRIC PYROPHOSPHATE

A, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferric pyrophosphate.

When for internal use, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than 1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5 mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

2174

FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE

E

When used in undivided preparations for internal use and the concentration of iron oxide in the medicine is more than 1%, it is considered part of the total iron content.

When used in divided preparations for internal use, the concentration in the medicine must be no more than 10 mg per dosage unit.

 

2175

FERROSOFERRIC PHOSPHATE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2176

FERROUS FUMARATE

A, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferrous fumarate.

When used as an active ingredient, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 milligrams of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 milligrams of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

 

2177

FERROUS GLUCONATE

A, E, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferrous gluconate.

When for internal use, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than 1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5 mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

 

2178

FERROUS GLUCONATE DIHYDRATE

A, E, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferrous gluconate dihydrate.

When for internal use, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than 1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5 mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

 

2179

FERROUS IODIDE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2180

FERROUS LACTATE TRIHYDRATE

A, E, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferrous lactate trihydrate.

When used as an active ingredient, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 milligrams of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 milligrams of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

 

2181

FERROUS PHOSPHATE OCTAHYDRATE

A, E, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferrous phosphate octahydrate.

When used as an active ingredient, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than 1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 milligrams of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 milligrams of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

 

2182

FERROUS PICRATE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2183

FERROUS SULFATE

A, E, H

When used as an active ingredient, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than 1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 milligrams of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 milligrams of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

2184

FERROUS SULFATE HEPTAHYDRATE

A, E, H

When for internal use, iron is a mandatory component of ferrous sulfate heptahydrate.

When for internal use, the medicine must contain a daily dose of no more than 24 mg of iron.

If the divided dosage form contains more than 5 mg of iron per dosage unit (excluding up to 10 mg of iron oxide when used as an excipient), the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron.

In undivided preparations, the primary pack must contain no more than 750 mg of iron (excluding iron oxides when present as an excipient at a quantity of no more than 1%).

Divided preparations with a dose of more than 5 mg of elemental iron per dosage unit and more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

Undivided preparations containing more than 250 mg of elemental iron in the total contents of the container are required to have a child resistant closure.

When for internal use except for iron-containing multivitamin/mineral products indicated for general nutritional support that do not make specific iron-deficiency related claims, the medicine requires the following statement on the medicine label:

- (IRONDEF) 'Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions' (or words to that effect).

 

 

2185

FERULA ASSA-FOETIDA

A, E, H

 

2186

FERULA FOETIDA

A, E, H

 

2187

FERULA GALBANIFLUA

A, E, H

 

2188

FERULA RUBRICAULIS

A, E, H

 

2189

FERULA SUMBUL

A, H

 

2190

FERULIC ACID

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2191

FESTUCA ELATIOR

A, H

 

2192

FEVERFEW HERB DRY

A, H

 

2193

FEVERFEW HERB POWDER

A, H

 

2194

FICUS CARICA

A, E, H

 

2195

FICUS PUMILA

A, H

 

2196

FIG

E

 

2197

FIG DRY

A, H

 

2198

FILIPENDULA ULMARIA

A, H

Methyl salicylate is a mandatory component of Filipendula ulmaria.

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).

 

2199

FIR BALSAM ABSOLUTE

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%.

 

2200

FIR NEEDLE OIL CANADIAN

A, E

 

2201

FIR NEEDLE OIL SIBERIAN

A, E

 

2202

FIRMIANA SIMPLEX

A, E, H

 

2203

FISH OIL - RICH IN OMEGA-3 ACIDS

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

2204

FLEMINGIA MACROPHYLLA

A, H

 

2205

FLOUVE 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%.

 

2206

FLUORESCEIN SODIUM

E

 

2207

FOENICULUM VULGARE

A, E, H

When used in oral medicines and the medicine is listed in the Register on or after 1 October 2017 the medicine must have the following statements on the medicine label:

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

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

- (BREASF) 'Do not use while breastfeeding.'

When used in oral medicines and the medicine is listed in the Register before 1 October 2017 the medicine requires the following statements on the medicine label if supplied after 1 April 2019:

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

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

- (BREASF) 'Do not use while breastfeeding.'

When the plant preparation is oil or distillate, methyl chavicol is a mandatory component and the maximum daily dose must provide no more than 150 mg of the plant preparation.

When the plant preparation is oil or distillate and the concentration of methyl chavicol in the medicine is more than 5%, the nominal capacity of the container must be no more than 25mL, 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).

 

 

2208

FOLIC ACID

A

When for internal use, the maximum recommended daily dose must be no more than 500 micrograms of folic acid.

When folic acid, folinic acid, levomefolate salts and/or their derivatives are used in combination, the medicine must provide no more than a total of 500 micrograms of folic acid, folinic acid, levomefolate salts and/or their derivatives in total per daily dose.

When used in preparations indicated for reducing the risk of having a child with spina bifida/neural tube defects:

a) the maximum daily dose must provide 400 – 500 micrograms of folic acid; and

b) the following statement must be included on the 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)’.

 

2209

FOOD ORANGE 6

E

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

 

2210

FOOD ORANGE 7

E

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

 

2211

FOOD RED 13

E

Permitted for use only as a colour for topical use.

 

2212

FORMALDEHYDE/MELAMINE/TOSYLAMIDE COPOLYMER

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

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

 

2213

FORMIC ACID

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2214

FORSYTHIA SUSPENSA

A, H

 

2215

FORTIFIED WINE

E

Ethanol is a mandatory component of fortified wine.

When the concentration of ethanol in the medicine is more than 3%, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (ETHAN) 'Contains ethanol or contains alcohol'.

 

2216

FRACTIONATED COCONUT OIL

E

 

2217

FRACTIONATED PALM KERNEL OIL

A, E

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.

 

2218

FRAGARIA CHILOENSIS

A, E, H

 

2219

FRAGARIA VESCA

A, E, H

 

2220

FRAGARIA VIRGINIANA

A, E, H

 

2221

FRAGARIA X ANANASSA

A, E, H

 

2222

FRANGULA BARK DRY

A, H

Glucofrangulins calculated as glucofrangulin A is a mandatory component of Frangula bark dry.

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'.

 

2223

FRANGULA BARK POWDER

A, H

Glucofrangulins calculated as glucofrangulin A is a mandatory component of Frangula bark powder.

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'.

 

2224

FRANGULA PURSHIANA

A, H

When for oral use, hydroxyanthracene derivatives calculated as cascaroside A is a mandatory component of Frangula purshiana.

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'.

 

2225

FRAXINUS AMERICANA

A, H

 

2226

FRAXINUS CHINENSIS SUBSP. RHYNCHOPHYLLA

A, H

 

2227

FRAXINUS EXCELSIOR

A, H

The components Nuzhenide and secoiridoid glucoside GL3 are only available when the plant part is seed.

 

2228

FRAXINUS ORNUS

A, H

 

2229

FRITILLARIA CIRRHOSA

A, H

 

2230

FRITILLARIA THUNBERGII

A, H

 

2231

FRITILLARIA VERTICILLATA

A, H

 

2232

FRUCTOOLIGOSACCHARIDES

A, E

 

2233

FRUCTOSE

A, E, H

 

2234

FUCUS VESICULOSUS

A, E, H

Iodine is a mandatory component of Fucus vesiculosus.

Only for external use when the concentration of available 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.

 

 

2235

FUMARIA OFFICINALIS

A, E, H

 

2236

FUMARIC ACID

E, H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic or excipient ingredient.

 

2237

FUMITORY HERB DRY

A, H

 

2238

FUMITORY HERB POWDER

A, H

 

2239

FURAMINTON

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%.

 

2240

FURFURAL

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%.

 

2241

FURFURYL ACETATE

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%.

 

2242

FURFURYL ALCOHOL

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%.

 

2243

FURFURYL MERCAPTAN

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%.

 

2244

FUSEL 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%.

 

2245

GALBANUM 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%.

 

2246

GALBANUM PHENOL

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%.

 

2247

GALBANUM RESIN

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%.

 

2248

GALBANUM RESINOID

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%.

 

2249

GALEGA OFFICINALIS

A, H

 

2250

GALEOPSIS SEGETUM

A, H

 

2251

GALIUM APARINE

A, H

 

2252

GALIUM ODORATUM

A, H

When used as an active ingredient coumarin is a mandatory component of Galium odoratum and the concentration of coumarin in the medicine must be no more than 0.001%.

 

2253

GALIUM PALUSTRE

A, H

 

2254

GALIUM VERUM

A, H

 

2255

GALL STONE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2256

GALPHIMIA GLAUCA

A, H

 

2257

GAMMA-4-DIMETHYL-3-CYCLOHEXENE-1-PROPANOL

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%.

 

2258

GAMMA-BUTYROLACTONE

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%.

 

2259

GAMMA-CYCLODEXTRIN

E

 

2260

GAMMA-DECALACTONE

E

Permitted for use only:

(a) in topical medicines for dermal application; and

(b) in oral medicines in combination with other permitted ingredients as part of a flavour proprietary excipient formulation.

When used in a flavour, the total flavour proprietary excipient formulation in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

2261

GAMMA-DODECALACTONE

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%.

 

2262

GAMMA-HEPTALACTONE

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%.

 

2263

GAMMA-HEXALACTONE

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%.

 

2264

GAMMA-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%.

 

2265

GAMMA-LINOLEIC ACID

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2266

GAMMA-LINOLENIC ACID

E

 

2267

GAMMA-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%.

 

2268

GAMMA-NONALACTONE

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%.

 

2269

GAMMA-OCTALACTONE

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%.

 

2270

GAMMA-TERPINENE

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%.

 

2271

GAMMA-TOCOPHEROL

E

 

2272

GAMMA-UNDECALACTONE

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%.

 

2273

GAMMA-VALEROLACTONE

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%.

 

2274

GANODERMA LUCIDUM

A, E, H

 

2275

GARCINIA GUMMI-GUTTA

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

Must be obtained from the rind of the fruit only.

Must not contain any directions for use for children or pregnant or lactating women.

 

2276

GARCINIA QUAESITA

A, H

 

2277

GARDEN BEAN

E

 

2278

GARDENIA JASMINOIDES

A, E

 

2279

GARDENIA TAHITENSIS FLOWER EXTRACT

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 0.002%

 

2280

GARLIC BULB DRY

A, E, H

 

2281

GARLIC BULB FRESH

A, H

 

2282

GARLIC BULB POWDER

A, E, H

 

2283

GARLIC CLOVE POWDER

A, H

 

2284

GARLIC OIL

A, E, H

 

2285

GASTRODIA ELATA

A, H

 

2286

GAULTHERIA PROCUMBENS

A, E, H

Methyl salicylate is a mandatory component of Gaultheria procumbens.

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).

 

2287

GELATIN

A, E

 

2288

GELIDIUM AMANSII

A, H

Iodine is a mandatory component of Gelidium amansii.

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.

 

2289

GELLAN GUM

E

 

2290

GELSEMIUM DRY

A, H

The concentration of Gelsemium dry in the medicine must be no more than 1mg/Kg or 1mg/L or 0.0001%.

 

2291

GELSEMIUM POWDER

A, H

 

2292

GELSEMIUM SEMPERVIRENS

A, H

The concentration of equivalent dry Gelsemium sempervirens in the product must be no more than 1mg/Kg or 1mg/L or 0.0001%.

 

2293

GENET 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%.

 

2294

GENTIAN DRY

A, H

 

2295

GENTIAN POWDER

A, H

 

2296

GENTIANA LUTEA

A, E, H

 

2297

GENTIANA MACROPHYLLA

A, H

 

2298

GENTIANA RHODANTHA

A, H

 

2299

GENTIANA SCABRA

A, H

 

2300

GENTIANELLA AMARELLA

A, H

 

2301

GERANIAL

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%.

 

2302

GERANIC ACID

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%.

 

2303

GERANIOL

E

Permitted for use only:

(a) in topical medicines for dermal application; and

(b) in oral medicines in combination with other permitted ingredients as part of a flavour proprietary excipient formulation.

When used in a flavour, the total flavour proprietary excipient formulation in a medicine must be no more than 5%.

 

2304

GERANIUM

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%.

 

2305

GERANIUM MACULATUM

A, E, H

 

2306

GERANIUM OIL

A, E, H

 

2307

GERANIUM OIL SAPONIFIED

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%.

 

2308

GERANIUM OIL TERPENELESS

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%.

 

2309

GERANIUM ROBERTIANUM

A, E, H

 

2310

GERANIUM ROSE 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%.

 

2311

GERANIUM SIBIRICUM

A, E, H

 

2312

GERANYL 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%.

 

2313

GERANYL 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 1%.

 

2314

GERANYL 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%.

 

2315

GERANYL CROTONATE

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%.

 

2316

GERANYL ETHYL 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%.

 

2317

GERANYL 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%.

 

2318

GERANYL 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%.

 

2319

GERANYL 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%.

 

2320

GERANYL NITRILE

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%.

 

2321

GERANYL 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%.

 

2322

GERANYL TIGLATE

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%.

 

2323

GEUM RIVALE

A, H

 

2324

GEUM URBANUM

A, H

 

2325

GHATTI GUM

A, E, H

 

2326

GIGARTINA MAMILLOSA

A, H

Iodine is a mandatory component of Gigartina mamillosa.

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.

 

 

2327

GINGER DRY

A, E, H

 

2328

GINGER OIL

A, E, H

 

2329

GINGER OLEORESIN

E

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

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

 

2330

GINGER POWDER

A, E, H

 

2331

GINKGO BILOBA

A, E, H

The Ginkgo biloba leaf extract used in the manufacture of this medicine must comply with the requirement of Identification Test B of the monograph Powdered Ginkgo Extract in the United States Pharmacopeia 32 - National Formulary 27 (USP32-NF27), as in force or existing from time to time. This condition does not apply to powdered or dried leaf.

 

2332

GLACIAL ACETIC ACID

E, H

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

 

2333

GLECHOMA HEDERACEA

A, H

 

2334

GLECHOMA LONGITUBA

A, H

 

2335

GLEDITSIA AUSTRALIS

A, H

 

2336

GLEDITSIA SINENSIS

A, H

 

2337

GLEHNIA LITTORALIS

A, H

 

2338

GLORIOSA SUPERBA

A, H

Colchicine is a mandatory component of Gloriosa superba and must be declared in the application.

The concentration of colchicine in the product must be no more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

2339

GLUCOMANNAN

E

Only for use when the dosage form is other than tablet.

 

2340

GLUCONOLACTONE

E

 

2341

GLUCOSAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE

A, E

When derived from seafood, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (SFOOD) 'Derived from seafood'.

 

2342

GLUCOSAMINE SULFATE

A

When derived from seafood, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (SFOOD) 'Derived from seafood'.

 

2343

GLUCOSAMINE SULFATE POTASSIUM CHLORIDE

A

Potassium chloride is a mandatory component of glucosamine sulfate potassium chloride.

When derived from seafood, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (SFOOD) 'Derived from seafood'.

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

- (POTAS) ‘Contains [amount of potassium in milligrams] mg of potassium. If you have kidney disease or are taking heart or blood pressure medicines - consult your doctor or pharmacist before use. Keep out of reach of children.’

 

2344

GLUCOSAMINE SULFATE SODIUM CHLORIDE

A

When derived from seafood, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (SFOOD) 'Derived from seafood'.

 

2345

GLUCOSE

A, E, H

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).

 

2346

GLUCOSE GLUTAMATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2347

GLUCOSE MONOHYDRATE

A, E, H

When the medicine is for oral ingestion and the total amount of all sugars (monosaccharides and disaccharides such as glucose monohydrate, 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).

 

2348

GLUCOSYLRUTIN

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%.

 

2349

GLUTAMIC ACID

A, E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2350

GLUTAMIC ACID HYDROCHLORIDE

A, E, H

 

2351

GLUTAMINE

A, E, H

 

2352

GLUTARAL

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%.

 

2353

GLUTATHIONE

A, E

When used as an active ingredient, glutathione can only be used in medicines with an oral route of administration and must be indicated for use in adults only and not in pregnant or lactating women.

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)

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

 

2354

GLUTEN-FREE WHEAT STARCH

E

 

2355

GLYCERETH-26

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%.

 

2356

GLYCEROL

A, E

When used as an active ingredient, it is only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2357

GLYCEROL ESTER OF PARTIALLY HYDROGENATED GUM ROSIN

E

Only for use when the dosage form is 'chewing gum'.

Must comply with:

a) the Glycerol Ester of Partially Hydrogenated Gum Rosin monograph in the Food Chemicals Codex published by the United States Pharmacopeial Convention, as in force or existing from time to time; and

b) the requirements for residual solvents and catalysts in the British Pharmacopoeia or the United States Pharmacopeia-National Formulary, as in force or existing from time to time.

 

2358

GLYCERYL BEHENATE

E

Behenic acid is a mandatory component of glyceryl behenate.

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

In medicines for topical use, the concentration of glyceryl behenate must be no more than 5%.

 

2359

GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE

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%.

 

2360

GLYCERYL DIISOSTEARATE

E

For use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2361

GLYCERYL DILAURATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2362

GLYCERYL DIOLEATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2363

GLYCERYL DISTEARATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2364

GLYCERYL 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 5%.

 

2365

GLYCERYL ISOSTEARATE

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 5.5%.

 

2366

GLYCERYL LAURATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2367

GLYCERYL LINOLEATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2368

GLYCERYL LINOLENATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2369

GLYCERYL MONOOLEATE

E

 

2370

GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE

E

 

2371

GLYCERYL MYRISTATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2372

GLYCERYL OLEATE CITRATE

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% of the formulation.

 

2373

GLYCERYL PALMITO-STEARATE

E

 

2374

GLYCERYL POLYACRYLATE

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%.

 

2375

GLYCERYL POLYMETHACRYLATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2376

GLYCERYL RICINOLEATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2377

GLYCERYL ROSINATE

E

Only for use when the dosage form is 'chewing gum'.

Must comply with:

a) the Glycerol Ester of Gum Rosin monograph in the Food Chemicals Codex published by the United States Pharmacopeial Convention, as in force or existing from time to time; and

b) the requirements for residual solvents and catalysts in the British Pharmacopoeia or the United States Pharmacopeia National Formulary, as in force or existing from time to time.

 

2378

GLYCERYL SORBITAN OLEOSTEARATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2379

GLYCERYL STARCH

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

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

The residual levels of epichlorohydrin are to be kept below the level of detection.

 

2380

GLYCERYL STEARATE CITRATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

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

 

2381

GLYCERYL TRIACETYL HYDROXYSTEARATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

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

 

2382

GLYCERYL TRIACETYL RICINOLEATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2383

GLYCERYL TRINITRATE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2384

GLYCERYL UNDECYLENATE

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 of glyceryl undecylenate in a medicine must be no more than 3%.

 

2385

GLYCINE

A, E

 

2386

GLYCINE MAX

A, E, H

 

2387

GLYCOGEN

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2388

GLYCOL DISTEARATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2389

GLYCOLIC ACID

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

Sponsors should consider the impact of excipients on the sensitivity of the skin to sunlight and should ensure the finished product is safe for its intended purpose.

When present as an excipient in sunscreens, the concentration in the medicine must be no more than 5%.

When used as an excipient ingredient in other medicines the concentration in the medicine must be no more than 20%.

If the concentration is more than 5% but no more than 20%, the pH of the medicine must be 3.5 or greater.

 

2390

GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA

A, E, H

 

2391

GLYCYRRHIZA SPECIES

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%.

 

2392

GLYCYRRHIZA URALENSIS

A, E, H

 

2393

GLYCYRRHIZINIC ACID

E

 

2394

GNAPHALIUM AFFINE

A, H

 

2395

GNAPHALIUM POLYCEPHALUM

A, H

 

2396

GNAPHALIUM ULIGINOSUM

A, H

 

2397

GOAT

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2398

GOAT MILK

E

If the product is for oral ingestion and contains lactose, then the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

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

 

2399

GOLD

E, H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic or excipient ingredient.

 

2400

GOLD CHLORIDE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2401

GOLDEN ROD HERB DRY

A, E, H

 

2402

GOLDEN SEAL ROOT DRY

A, H

 

2403

GOLDEN SEAL ROOT POWDER

A, H

 

2404

GOLDEN SYRUP

E

Sucrose is a mandatory component of Golden syrup when the route of administration of the medicine is oral or sublingual.

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).

 

2405

GOMPHRENA GLOBOSA

A, H

 

2406

GOOSEBERRY

E

 

2407

GOSSYPIUM HERBACEUM

A, E, H

 

2408

GRAPE

E

 

2409

GRAPE SEED OIL

E

 

2410

GRAPE WINE RED

E

Ethanol is a mandatory component of Grape wine red.

When the concentration of ethanol in the medicine is more than 3%, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (ETHAN) ‘Contains ethanol’ or ‘contains alcohol’

 

2411

GRAPE WINE SHERRY

E

Ethanol is a mandatory component of Grape wine sherry.

When the concentration of ethanol in the medicine is more than 3%, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (ETHAN) ‘Contains ethanol’ or ‘contains alcohol’

 

2412

GRAPE WINE WHITE

E

Ethanol is a mandatory component of Grape wine white.

When the concentration of ethanol in the medicine is more than 3%, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (ETHAN) ‘Contains ethanol’ or ‘contains alcohol’

 

2413

GRAPEFRUIT

E

 

2414

GRAPEFRUIT 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%.

 

2415

GRAPEFRUIT OIL COLDPRESSED

A, E, H

 

2416

GRAPEFRUIT OIL CONCENTRATE

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%.

 

2417

GRAPEFRUIT 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%.

 

2418

GRAPEFRUIT OIL TERPENES AND TERPENOIDS

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%.

 

2419

GRAPHITE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2420

GRATIOLA LINIFOLIA

A, H

 

2421

GREATER NETTLE HERB DRY

A, H

 

2422

GREATER NETTLE HERB POWDER

A, H

 

2423

GREATER NETTLE ROOT DRY

A, H

 

2424

GREATER NETTLE ROOT POWDER

A, H

 

2425

GREEN LIPPED MUSSEL

A

 

2426

GREEN LIPPED MUSSEL DRIED

A

 

2427

GREEN LIPPED MUSSEL OIL

A

 

2428

GREEN S

E

Only for use as a colour in topical and oral medicines.

 

2429

GRIFOLA FRONDOSA

A

When the route of administration is oral or sublingual, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:                                                                                                                                                       

 -(WARF) 'Do not take while on warfarin therapy without medical advice.'

 

2430

GRINDELIA CAMPORUM

A, H

 

2431

GRINDELIA ROBUSTA

A, H

 

2432

GRISALVA

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%.

 

2433

GROUND IVY HERB DRY

A, H

 

2434

GROUND IVY HERB POWDER

A, H

 

2435

GUAIAC WOOD 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%.

 

2436

GUAIACOL

E

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

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

 

2437

GUAIACUM OFFICINALE

A, E, H

 

2438

GUAIACUM RESIN

A, E, H

 

2439

GUAIACUM SANCTUM

A, H

 

2440

GUAIACWOOD 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 than 1%.

 

2441

GUAIENE

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%.

 

2442

GUAIYL 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%.

 

2443

GUANINE

E

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

 

2444

GUANOSINE

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 must be no more than 0.01% in the medicine.

 

2445

GUAR GALACTOMANNAN

A

When for oral use:

(a) the maximum daily dose must provide no more than 25 g of guar galactomannan;

(b) the medicine requires the following dosage instructions:

- (FIBRE) 'The dose of fibre should be increased gradually. Fluid intake should be increased with an increasing dose of fibre.' (or words to that effect)

(c) when the dosage form is a powder preparation, the medicine requires the following dosage instructions:

- (DNTPOW) 'Do not take powder alone. Mix with food or fluid.' (or words to that effect).

 

2446

GUAR GUM

A, E, H

 

2447

GUAR HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE

E

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

 

2448

GUAREA RUSBYI

A, H

 

2449

GUAVA

E

 

2450

GURJUN BALSAM

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%.

 

2451

GYMNADENIA NIGRA

A

 

2452

GYMNEMA SYLVESTRE

A, H

 

2453

GYMNOCLADUS DIOICA

A, H

 

2454

GYNOSTEMMA PENTAPHYLLUM

A

The herbal substance must be derived from the aerial parts of the vine only (stem, leaves, fruit).

 

2455

GYNURA JAPONICA

A, H

 

2456

HAHNEMANN'S SOLUBLE MERCURY

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2457

HALIBUT-LIVER OIL

A, E

Colecalciferol and Vitamin A are mandatory components of Halibut-liver oil.

When for internal use, the maximum recommended daily dose must be no more than 25 micrograms of Vitamin D.

When for use in topical medicines, the concentration of Vitamin A in the medicine must be no more than 1%.

When for internal use, the maximum daily dose must be no more than 3000 micrograms of Retinol Equivalents.

When preparations for internal use in adults contain more than 33 micrograms of retinol equivalents per dosage unit in divided preparations or per gram of an undivided preparation, the medicine requires the following warning statements on the medicine label:

- (VITA2) ‘WARNING: If you are pregnant - or considering becoming pregnant - do not take Vitamin A supplements without consulting your doctor or pharmacist [or words to that effect].’ NOTE: Position this warning at the beginning of the directions for use.

- (VITA4) ‘WARNING - When taken in excess of 3000 micrograms retinol equivalents - Vitamin A can cause birth defects.’ NOTE: Position this warning at the beginning of the directions for use.

- (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.’

 

 

2458

HAMAMELIS LEAF DRY

A, H

 

2459

HAMAMELIS LEAF POWDER

A, H

 

2460

HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA

A, E, H

 

2461

HAMAMELIS WATER

A, E, H

 

2462

HANDROANTHUS HEPTAPHYLLUS

A, H

 

2463

HANDROANTHUS IMPETIGINOSUS

A, E, H

 

2464

HARD FAT

E

 

2465

HARD PARAFFIN

E

 

2466

HARICOT BEAN

E

 

2467

HARPAGOPHYTUM PROCUMBENS

A, E, H

 

2468

HARUNGANA MADAGASCARIENSIS

A, H

 

2469

HAZEL NUT

E

 

2470

HAZEL NUT OIL

E

 

2471

HEAVY KAOLIN

E

 

2472

HEAVY MAGNESIUM OXIDE

A, E, H

 

2473

HECTORITE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2474

HEDEOMA PULEGIOIDES

A

 

2475

HEDERA HELIX

A, H

Emetine is a mandatory component of Hedera helix.

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

 

2476

HEDTA

E

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

 

2477

HEKLA LAVA

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2478

HELESTRALIS

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%.

 

2479

HELIANTHEMUM NUMMULARIUM

A, H

 

2480

HELIANTHUS ANNUUS

A, E, H

 

2481

HELIANTHUS TUBEROSUS

A, H

 

2482

HELICHRYSUM ANGUSTIFOLIUM

A, E, H

 

2483

HELICHRYSUM ARENARIUM

A, H

 

2484

HELIOTROPYL 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%.

 

2485

HELLEBORUS NIGER

A, H

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

 

2486

HELLEBORUS VIRIDIS

A, H

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

 

2487

HELONIAS RHIZOME DRY

A, H

 

2488

HELONIAS RHIZOME POWDER

A, H

 

2489

HEMIDESMUS INDICUS

A, E, H

 

2490

HEPTANAL

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%.

 

2491

HEPTANAL DIMETHYL 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%.

 

2492

HEPTANOIC 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%.

 

2493

HEPTENAL

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%.

 

2494

HEPTYL ACETATE

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%.

 

2495

HEPTYL 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%.

 

2496

HEPTYL UNDECYLENATE

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 the medicine must be no more than 25%.

 

2497

HERACLEUM HEMSLEYANUM

A, H

 

2498

HERNIARIA GLABRA

A, H

 

2499

HESPERIDIN

A, E

 

2500

HEX-3-ENYL 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%.

 

2501

HEXAHYDRO-4,7-METHANOINDEN-6-YL PIVALATE

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%.

 

2502

HEXAMETHYLINDANOPYRAN

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%.

 

2503

HEXAN-1-OL

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%.

 

2504

HEXANE

E

The concentration of the medicine must be no more than 0.029%.

When used for a route of administration other than topical, the residual solvent limit for Hexane is 2.9 mg per recommended daily dose.

 

2505

HEXANOATE

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%.

 

2506

HEXANOIC 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%.

 

2507

HEXASODIUM FYTATE

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 Hexasodium fytate in the medicine must be no more than 1.0 %.

 

2508

HEXENAL

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%.

 

2509

HEXYL 2-METHYLBUTYRATE

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%.

 

2510

HEXYL 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%.

 

2511

HEXYL 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%.

 

2512

HEXYL 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%.

 

2513

HEXYL 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%.

 

2514

HEXYL ISOBUTYRATE

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%.

 

2515

HEXYL ISOVALERATE

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%.

 

2516

HEXYL LAURATE

E

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

 

2517

HEXYL NICOTINATE

E

 

2518

HEXYL PROPIONATE

E

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%.

 

2519

HEXYL SALICYLATE

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%.

 

2520

HEXYL TIGLATE

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%.

 

2521

HEXYLDECANOL

E

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

The concentration of the medicine must be no more than 3%.

 

2522

HEXYLENE GLYCOL

E

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

 

2523

HEXYLRESORCINOL

A

Permitted for use only in medicated throat lozenges.

The medicine of must not contain more than 2.5 mg of hexylresorcinol per lozenge.

The maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must not provide more than 30mg of hexylresorcinol.

The medicine label must specify that the medicine is only to be used for 7 days (or less).

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).

 

2524

HIBISCUS ESCULENTUS

A, H

 

2525

HIBISCUS MUTABILIS

A, H

 

2526

HIBISCUS ROSA-SINENSIS

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%.

 

2527

HIBISCUS SABDARIFFA

A, E, H

 

2528

HIERACIUM PILOSELLA

A, H

 

2529

HIGH AMYLOSE MAIZE STARCH

A, E, H

 

2530

HIGH CHROMIUM YEAST

A, E

Chromium is a mandatory component of high chromium yeast.

The maximum recommended daily dose must not provide more than 50 micrograms of chromium from organic chromium sources.

High chromium yeast is considered to be an organic form of chromium.

 

2531

HIGH FRUCTOSE MAIZE SYRUP

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%.

 

2532

HIGH MOLYBDENUM YEAST

A, E

Molybdenum is a mandatory component of high molybdenum yeast.

The maximum daily dose of molybdenum from high molybdenum yeast must be no more than 62.5 micrograms.

 

2533

HIGH SELENIUM YEAST

A

When for oral or sublingual use, selenium is a mandatory component of high selenium yeast.

Oral medicines must contain no more than 150 micrograms of selenium per maximum recommended daily dose.

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

- (SELE) 'This medicine contains selenium which is toxic in high doses. A daily dose of 150 micrograms for adults of selenium from dietary supplements should not be exceeded.'

 

2534

HIMATANTHUS LANCIFOLIUS

A, E, H

 

2535

HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES

A, E, H

 

2536

HIRSCHFELDIA INCANA

A, H

Allyl isothiocyanate is a mandatory component of Hirschfeldia incana 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%.

 

2537

HISTAMINE DIHYDROCHLORIDE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient. 

 

2538

HISTIDINE

A

 

2539

HISTIDINE HYDROCHLORIDE

A, E, H

 

2540

HO 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%.

 

2541

HO WOOD 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%.

 

2542

HOLCUS LANATUS

A, H

 

2543

HOLY THISTLE HERB DRY

A, H

 

2544

HOLY THISTLE HERB POWDER

A, H

 

2545

HOMALOMENA OCCULTA

A, H

 

2546

HOMOSALATE

A, E

For use as an active ingredient only in sunscreens for dermal application.

For use as an excipient only in topical medicines for dermal application.

Not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

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

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).

 

 

2547

HONEY

A, E

When the route of administration is oral, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (BABY2) 'Not suitable for infants under the age of twelve months' (or words to that effect).

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).

 

2548

HONEY BEE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

2549

HONEY EXTRACT

E

Not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye.

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

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.

 

2550

HONEY POWDER

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%.

 

2551

HOP STROBILE DRY

A, H

 

2552

HOP STROBILE POWDER

A, H

 

2553

HOPS OIL

A, E, H

 

2554

HORDEUM DISTICHON

A, E, H

Gluten is a mandatory component when the plant part is seed, and must be declared in the application when the route of administration is other than topical and mucosal.

 

 

2555

HORDEUM VULGARE

A, E, H

Gluten is a mandatory component when the plant part is seed, and must be declared in the application when the route of administration is other than topical and mucosal.

 

2556

HOREHOUND 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%.

 

2557

HORSE RADISH

E, H

Volatile oil components (of Armoracia rusticana) is a mandatory component of Horse radish.

The maximum recommended daily dose must be no more than 20 mg of volatile oil components (of Armoracia rusticana).

 

2558

HOTTONIA PALUSTRIS

A, H

 

2559

HOUTTUYNIA CORDATA

A, H

 

2560

HOVENIA DULCIS

A, H

 

2561

HUMULUS LUPULUS

A, E, H

 

2562

HYALURONIC ACID

E

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

 

2563

HYDNOCARPUS ANTHELMINTICA

A, H

When the medicine is for other than topical use and the plant part is seed, the maximum recommended daily dose must be no more than 1mg of the equivalent dry seed.

 

2564

HYDRANGEA ARBORESCENS

A, H

 

2565

HYDRANGEA PANICULATA

A, H

 

2566

HYDRASTIS CANADENSIS

A, E, H

 

2567

HYDRATED SILICA

E

Only for use when the route of administration is other than inhalation.

 

2568

HYDROCHLORIC ACID

E

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

 

2569

HYDROCOTYLE UMBELLATA

A, H

 

2570

HYDROFLUORIC ACID

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient. 

 

2571

HYDROGEN CYANIDE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient. 

 

2572

HYDROGEN PEROXIDE

A, E

When used as the active ingredient, it is only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

The concentration of hydrogen peroxide in the medicine must be no more than 3%.

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.

 

2573

HYDROGENATED BUTYLENE/ETHYLENE/STYRENE COPOLYMER

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

The combined concentration of hydrogenated butylene/ethylene/stryene copolymer and hydrogenated ethylene/propylene/styrene copolymer in the medicine must be no more than 9%.

 

2574

HYDROGENATED C6-14 OLEFIN POLYMERS

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%.

 

2575

HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL

E

 

2576

HYDROGENATED COCO-GLYCERIDES

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 3%.

 

2577

HYDROGENATED COCONUT OIL

E

 

2578

HYDROGENATED COTTONSEED OIL

E

 

2579

HYDROGENATED DIMER DILINOLEYL/DIMETHYLCARBONATE 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.

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

 

2580

HYDROGENATED ETHYLENE/PROPYLENE/STYRENE COPOLYMER

E

The combined concentration of hydrogenated ethylene/propylene/styrene copolymer must be no more than 9%.

 

2581

HYDROGENATED LANOLIN

E

 

2582

HYDROGENATED LECITHIN

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%.

 

2583

HYDROGENATED PALM GLYCERIDES

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 1.6%.

 

2584

HYDROGENATED PALM GLYCERIDES CITRATE

E

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

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

 

2585

HYDROGENATED PALM KERNEL OIL

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%.

 

2586

HYDROGENATED PALM OIL

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%.

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons must be kept below the level of detection.

 

2587

HYDROGENATED POLYDECENE

E

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

 

2588

HYDROGENATED POLYISOBUTENE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2589

HYDROGENATED SOYA OIL

E

 

2590

HYDROGENATED TALLOW GLYCERIDE

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 3%.

 

2591

HYDROGENATED VEGETABLE OIL

E

 

2592

HYDROLIAC

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%.

 

2593

HYDROLYSED ADANSONIA DIGITATA LEAF POLYSACCHARIDES

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 0.01%

 

2594

HYDROLYSED ALGIN

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 0.02%

 

2595

HYDROLYSED CEREAL SOLIDS

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%.

 

2596

HYDROLYSED COLLAGEN

A, E

 

2597

HYDROLYSED ELASTIN

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2598

HYDROLYSED GELATIN

A, E

 

2599

HYDROLYSED GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2600

HYDROLYSED JOJOBA ESTERS

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%.

 

2601

HYDROLYSED KERATIN

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%.

 

2602

HYDROLYSED MAIZE STARCH

E

 

2603

HYDROLYSED MILK PROTEIN

E

 

2604

HYDROLYSED RICE

A, E, H

 

2605

HYDROLYSED RICE PROTEIN

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 0.125%.

 

2606

HYDROLYSED SOY PROTEIN

E

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

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

 

2607

HYDROLYSED VEGETABLE PROTEIN

E

 

2608

HYDROLYSED WHEAT PROTEIN

E

When the route of administration is other than topical or mucosal, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:

- (GLUTEN) 'Contains [insert name of ingredient]' or words to that effect.

 

2609

HYDROLYSED WHEAT PROTEIN/PVP CROSSPOLYMER

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 1.2%.

 

2610

HYDROLYSED YEAST PROTEIN

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 0.3%.

 

2611

HYDROQUINONE DIMETHYL 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%.

 

2612

HYDROUS WOOL FAT

A, E

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.

 

2613

HYDROXOCOBALAMIN

A

 

2614

HYDROXYACETOPHENONE

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%.

 

2615

HYDROXYAPATITE

A, E

 

2616

HYDROXYCITRATE COMPLEX

A

Hydroxycitrate complex must contain one or more of the three salts (calcium, sodium or potassium hydroxycitrate) of hydroxycitric acid.

 

2617

HYDROXYCITRIC ACID

A

 

2618

HYDROXYCITRONELLAL

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%.

 

2619

HYDROXYCITRONELLAL DIMETHYL ACETAL

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%.

 

2620

HYDROXYCITRONELLAL-METHYLANTHRANILATE

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%.

 

2621

HYDROXYCITRONELLOL

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%.

 

2622

HYDROXYETHYL CETEARAMIDOPROPYLDIMONIUM CHLORIDE

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 0.1%.

 

2623

HYDROXYETHYL UREA

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 must be no more than 1%.

 

2624

HYDROXYLATED LANOLIN

E

 

2625

HYDROXYLATED MILK GLYCERIDES

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 must be no more than 0.1%.

 

2626

HYDROXYLYSINE

A, E

 

2627

HYDROXYMETHYLCELLULOSE

E

 

2628

HYDROXYOCTACOSANYL HYDROXYSTEARATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

2629

HYDROXYPALMITOYL SPHINGANINE

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 must be no more than 0.1%.

 

2630

HYDROXYPROLINE

A, E

 

2631

HYDROXYPROPYL DISTARCH PHOSPHATE

E

Only permitted for:

- use in topical medicines for dermal application; and

- medicines for internal use.

When for use in topical medicines for dermal application:

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

- the concentration of hydroxypropyl distarch phosphate in the medicine must be no more than 4%.

When for internal use, the maximum recommended daily dose must not contain more than 240mg of hydroxypropyl distarch phosphate.

 

 

2632

HYDROXYPROPYL STARCH