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

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Item

Ingredient Name

Purpose

Specific requirements

751

BACILLUS COAGULANS

A

Only permitted for use in medicines:

(a) limited to oral routes of administration; and

(b) when the strain of Bacillus coagulans is confirmed to be:

(i) Microbial Type Culture Collection (MTCC) accession number 5260; and/or

(ii) MTCC accession number 5856.

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

When the strain of Bacillus coagulans is MTCC accession number 5260:

(a) the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must not provide more than 6 billion cfu of Bacillus coagulans strain MTCC accession number 5260; and

(b) the following warning statements are required on the medicine label:

- (CHILD2) ‘Not suitable for children’; and

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

When the strain of Bacillus coagulans is MTCC accession number 5856:

(a) the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must not provide more than 2 billion cfu of Bacillus coagulans strain MTCC accession number 5856; and

(b) the following warning statements are required on the medicine label:

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

- (CHILD2) ‘Not suitable for children’; and

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

 

752

BACKHOUSIA CITRIODORA

A, E, H

The herbal substance must be derived from leaf oil only.

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

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

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

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

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

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

 

753

BACOPA MONNIERI

A, H

 

754

BALLOTA NIGRA

A, H

 

755

BALM OF GILEAD BUD DRY

A, H

 

756

BALM OF GILEAD BUD POWDER

A, H

 

757

BALSAM COPAIBA

E

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

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

 

758

BAMBUSA BREVIFLORA

A, E, H

 

759

BAMBUSA TEXTILIS

A, H

 

760

BANANA

E

 

761

BANANA DISTILLATE

E

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

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

 

762

BAPTISIA CONFUSA

A, H

 

763

BAPTISIA TINCTORIA

A, H

 

764

BARBAREA VULGARIS

A, H

 

765

BARIUM CARBONATE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

766

BARIUM CHLORIDE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

767

BARIUM SULFATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

768

BARLEY

E

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

 

769

BARLEY LEAF

E

 

770

BASIC BUTYLATED METHACRYLATE COPOLYMER

E

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

771

BASIC FUCHSIN

E

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

 

772

BASIC RED 1

E

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

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

 

773

BASIC VIOLET 11:1

E

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

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

 

774

BASIL OIL COMOROS

A, E, H

Methyl chavicol is a mandatory component of Basil oil Comoros.

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

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

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

 

775

BASIL OIL EUROPEAN

A, E, H

Methyl chavicol is a mandatory component of Basil oil European.

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

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

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

 

776

BASSIA SCOPARIA

A, H

 

777

BATYL ALCOHOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

778

BAY LEAF

E

 

779

BAY OIL

A, E, H

When the total concentration of bay oil in the medicine is more than 25%:

(a) the nominal capacity of the container must not be more than 25 mL;

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

(c) the following warning statements are required on the medicine label:

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'; and

(d) when the nominal capacity of the container is greater than 15 mL, the container must also be fitted with a child resistant closure.

 

780

BEESWAX ABSOLUTE

E

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

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

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

 

781

BEESWAX ALCOHOLS

A

Only to be used in a medicine where Rainbow and Nature Pty Ltd (Client ID 22307), who applied to have the ingredient included in this Determination, is the sponsor of the medicine or has given written authorisation to the sponsor of a medicine to include the ingredient in the medicine. This paragraph ceases to be a requirement for this ingredient after 22 April 2024.

The route of administration for medicines that contain beeswax alcohols must be limited to oral.

The maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must not provide more than 150 mg beeswax alcohols.

The following warning statements (or words to the same effect) are required on the medicine label:

(a) (PREGNT) ‘Not recommended for use by pregnant and lactating women’

(b) (CHILD2) ‘Not suitable for children’

 

782

BEET RED

E

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

 

783

BEETROOT

E, H

 

784

BEGONIA FIMBRISTIPULA

A, H

 

785

BEHENETH-10

E

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

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

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

 

786

BEHENIC ACID

E

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

 

787

BEHENOXY DIMETHICONE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

788

BEHENOYL STEARIC ACID

E

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

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

 

789

BEHENYL ALCOHOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

790

BELLADONNA HERB DRY

A, H

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

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

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

 

791

BELLADONNA HERB POWDER

A, H

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

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

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

 

792

BELLADONNA HERB PREPARED

A, H

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

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

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

 

793

BELLIS PERENNIS

A, H

 

794

BEMOTRIZINOL

A

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

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

When used in primary sunscreen products, the following warning statements are required on the 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).

 

795

BENINCASA HISPIDA

A, E, H

 

796

BENTONITE

E

 

797

BENZALDEHYDE

E

 

798

BENZALDEHYDE GLYCERYL ACETAL

E

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

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

 

799

BENZALKONIUM CHLORIDE

E

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

When benzalkonium chloride is used in a topical medicine for dermal application, the concentration in the medicine must not be more than 5%.

When benzalkonium chloride is used in a nasal spray dosage form, the concentration of benzalkonium chloride in the medicine must not be more than 0.03%.

When benzalkonium chloride is used in a nasal spray dosage form which is either:

(i) indicated for use in children; or

(ii) not specifically indicated for adults only;

the following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

- (NTAKEN2) 'Not to be used by children under 2 years old' (or words to that effect).

 

800

BENZETHONIUM CHLORIDE

E

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

 

801

BENZOIC ACID

E, H

 

802

BENZOIN

E

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

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

 

803

BENZOIN SIAM

A, E, H

 

804

BENZOIN SUMATRA

A, E, H

 

805

BENZOPHENONE

E

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

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

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

 

806

BENZOTHIAZOLE

E

Benzothiazole must only be included in medicines when in combination with other permitted ingredients as a fragrance proprietary excipient formulation.

The total concentration of the fragrance proprietary excipient formulation containing benzothiazole must not be more than 1% of the total medicine.

 

807

BENZYL ACETATE

E

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

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

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

 

808

BENZYL ACETONE

E

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

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

 

809

BENZYL ALCOHOL

A, E

When used as an active ingredient:

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

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

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

 

810

BENZYL BENZOATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

811

BENZYL BUTYRATE

E

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

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

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

 

812

BENZYL CINNAMATE

E

Only for use in:

(a) topical medicines for dermal application when the concentration of benzyl cinnamate in the medicine is not greater than 0.15%; or

(b) medicines in combination with other permitted ingredients as a constituent of a flavour proprietary excipient formulation when the total flavour proprietary excipient formulation in the medicine is not more than 5%.

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

 

813

BENZYL DIMETHYL CARBINYL-N-BUTYRATE

E

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

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

 

814

BENZYL FORMATE

E

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

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

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

 

815

BENZYL ISOAMYL ETHER

E

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

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

 

816

BENZYL ISOBUTYRATE

E

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

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

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

 

817

BENZYL ISOVALERATE

E

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

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

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

 

818

BENZYL LAURATE

E

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

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

 

819

BENZYL PHENYLACETATE

E

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

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

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

 

820

BENZYL PROPIONATE

E

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

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

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

 

821

BENZYL SALICYLATE

E

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

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

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

 

822

BENZYL TIGLATE

E

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

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

 

823

BENZYLIDENE ACETONE

E

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

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

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

 

824

BENZYLIDENE CAMPHOR SULFONIC ACID

A

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

The concentration in the medicine must not be more than 6% (as acid).

When used in primary sunscreen products, the following warning statements are required on the 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).

 

825

BERBERIS AQUIFOLIUM

A, H

 

826

BERBERIS ARISTATA

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

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

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

 

827

BERBERIS VULGARIS

A, E, H

 

828

BERGAMOT OIL

E

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

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

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

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

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

 

829

BERGAMOT OIL BERGAPTEN-FREE

E

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

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

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

 

830

BERGAMOT OIL COLDPRESSED

A, E, H

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

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

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

a) for internal use; or

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

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

 

831

BERGAMOT OIL TERPENELESS

E

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

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

 

832

BERTHOLLETIA EXCELSA

A, E, H

 

833

BETA RAPA

A, E, H

 

834

BETA VULGARIS

A, E, H

 

835

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

E

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

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

 

836

BETA-CARYOPHYLLENE

E

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

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

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

 

837

BETA-CARYOPHYLLENE ALCOHOL

E

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

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

 

838

BETA-DAMASCENONE

E

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

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

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

 

839

BETA-DAMASCONE

E

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

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

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

 

840

BETA-HOMO CYCLOCITRAL

E

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

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

 

841

BETA-HYDROXY-BETA-METHYLBUTYRIC ACID

A

 

842

BETA-IONONE

E

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

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

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

 

843

BETA-IONONE EPOXIDE

E

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

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

 

844

BETA-ISO-METHYL IONONE

E

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

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

 

845

BETA-METHYL NAPHTHYL KETONE

E

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

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

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

 

846

BETA-N-METHYL IONONE

E

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

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

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

 

847

BETA-NAPHTHOL ETHYLETHER

E

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

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

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

 

848

BETA-NAPHTHOL METHYL ETHER

E

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

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

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

 

849

BETA-NAPHTHYL ANTHRANILATE

E

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

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

 

850

BETA-NAPHTHYL ISOBUTYL ETHER

E

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

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

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

 

851

BETA-PINENE

E

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

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

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

 

852

BETA-TOCOPHEROL

E

 

853

BETACAROTENE

A, E

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

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

 

854

BETADEX

E

 

855

BETAGLUCAN

E

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

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

 

856

BETAINE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

857

BETAINE HYDROCHLORIDE

E

 

858

BETULA LENTA

A, H

Methyl salicylate is a mandatory component of Betula lenta.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

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

When for use in topical medicines for dermal application:

i) the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 25%;

ii) 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);

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

iii) if the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine is greater than 1%, the following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

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

 

859

BETULA NIGRA

A, H

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

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

When for use in topical medicines for dermal application:

i) the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 25%;

ii) 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);

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

iii) if the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine is greater than 1%, the following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

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

 

860

BETULA PENDULA

A, E, H

Methyl salicylate is a mandatory component of Betula pendula.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

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

When for use in topical medicines for dermal application:

i) the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 25%

ii) 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);

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

iii) if the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine is greater than 1%, the following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

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

 

861

BETULA PUBESCENS

A, E, H

 

862

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

E

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

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

 

863

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

E

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

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

 

864

BIFIDOBACTERIUM ADOLESCENTIS

A

 

865

BIFIDOBACTERIUM ANIMALIS

A

 

866

BIFIDOBACTERIUM ANIMALIS SSP ANIMALIS

A

 

867

BIFIDOBACTERIUM ANIMALIS SSP LACTIS

A

 

868

BIFIDOBACTERIUM BIFIDUM

A

 

869

BIFIDOBACTERIUM BREVE

A

 

870

BIFIDOBACTERIUM INFANTIS

A

 

871

BIFIDOBACTERIUM LACTIS

A

 

872

BIFIDOBACTERIUM LONGUM

A

 

873

BILBERRY

E

 

874

BIOSACCHARIDE GUM-1

E

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

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

 

875

BIOTA ORIENTALIS

A, H

 

876

BIOTIN

A, E

 

877

BIRCH LEAF DRY

A, E, H

Methyl salicylate is a mandatory component of birch leaf dry.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

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

When for use in topical medicines for dermal application:

i) the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine must not be more than 25%

ii) 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);

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

iii) if the concentration of methyl salicylate in the medicine is greater than 1%, the following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

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

 

878

BIRCH TAR OIL RECTIFIED

A, E, H

Cresol is a mandatory component of birch tar oil rectified.

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

 

879

BIS-BUTYLDIMETICONE POLYGLYCERYL-3

E

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

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

 

880

BIS-DIGLYCERYL POLYACYLADIPATE-2

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

881

BIS-ETHYLHEXYL HYDROXYDIMETHOXY BENZYLMALONATE

E

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

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

 

882

BIS-MACROGOL 900 METHYL ETHER DIMETHYL SILANE

E

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

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

 

883

BIS-PEG-12 DIMETHICONE BEESWAX

E

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

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

 

884

BIS-STEARYL DIMETICONE

E

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

The concentration in the medicine must not be more than 2.30%.

 

885

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

E

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

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

 

886

BISABOLENE

E

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

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

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

 

887

BISABOLOL

E

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

 

888

BITTER ALMOND OIL

E

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

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

The absence of amygdalin in the medicine must be declared.

 

889

BITTERN

A, E, H

Magnesium is a mandatory component of bittern.

Only permitted for use in:

(a) medicines limited to oral routes of administration; and

(b) topical medicines for dermal administration.

When used in a medicine:

(a) with an oral route of administration;

(b) not indicated for laxative (or related) use; and

(c) where the maximum recommended daily dose for:

(i) children aged between 1 and 3 years (inclusive) provides 65 mg or more total magnesium from inorganic magnesium salts;

(ii) children aged between 4 and 8 years (inclusive) provides 110 mg or more total magnesium from inorganic magnesium salts; or

(iii) individuals aged 9 years or older provides 350 mg or more total magnesium from inorganic magnesium salts;

the following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

- (LAX6) 'Contains magnesium, which may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea' (or words to that effect).

When the route of administration is oral, the medicine must not be directed for use in infants younger than 12 months of age.

 

890

BIXA ORELLANA

A, E, H

 

891

BLACK BONED CHICKEN POWDER

A

 

892

BLACK COHOSH DRY

A, H

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

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

 

893

BLACK COHOSH POWDER

A, H

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

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

 

894

BLACK CURRANT

E

 

895

BLACK CURRANT ABSOLUTE

E

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

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

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

 

896

BLACK CURRANT FRESH

A, E, H

 

897

BLACK CURRANT SEED OIL

E

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

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

 

898

BLACK OF CURACAO SPIDER

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

899

BLACK PEPPER OIL

A, E, H

 

900

BLACK RASPBERRY

E

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

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

 

901

BLACK SNAKE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

902

BLACKBERRY

E

 

903

BLACKBERRY OILS

E

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

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

 

904

BLACKBERRY WINE

E

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

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

 

905

BLACKCURRANT ESTERS

E

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

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

 

906

BLACKCURRANT JUICE

E

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

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

 

907

BLACKSTRAP MOLASSES

E

When for oral or sublingual use, sucrose is a mandatory component of blackstrap molasses.

 

908

BLADDERWRACK DRY

A, H

Iodine is a mandatory component of Bladderwrack dry.

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

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

 

909

BLADDERWRACK POWDER

A, H

Iodine is a mandatory component of Bladderwrack powder.

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

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

 

910

BLAINVILLEA ACMELLA

A, E, H

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

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

 

911

BLETILLA STRIATA

A, H

 

912

BLUE FLAG RHIZOME DRY

A, H

 

913

BLUE FLAG RHIZOME POWDER

A, H

 

914

BLUEBERRY

E

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

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

 

915

BLUEBERRY JUICE

E

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

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

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

 

916

BLUMEA LACERA

A, H

 

917

BOEHMERIA NIVEA

A, H

 

918

BOERHAVIA DIFFUSA

A, H

 

919

BOERHAVIA REPENS

A, H

 

920

BOGBEAN LEAF DRY

A, H

 

921

BOGBEAN LEAF POWDER

A, H

 

922

BOIS DE ROSE OIL

A, E, H

 

923

BOMBAX CEIBA

A, H

 

924

BORAGO OFFICINALIS

A, E, H

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

 

925

BORAX

A, E, H

Boron is a mandatory component of borax.

The percentage of boron from borax should be calculated based on the molecular weight of borax.

The maximum recommended daily dose must not provide more than 6mg of boron.

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

 When the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides more than 3 mg of boron and the medicine is for internal use and/or oral application, one of the following warning statements is required on the label:

- (NTAKEN12) 'Not to be taken by children under 12 years old' (or words to that effect); or

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

When the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides more than 1 mg boron and up to, and including, 3 mg of boron, and the medicine is for internal use and/or oral application, one of the following warning statements is required on the label:

- (NTAKEN2) 'Not to be taken by children under 2 years old' (or words to that effect); or

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

When for excipient use and the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides more than 1 mg of boron and the medicine is for internal use and/or oral application, the following warning statement is required on the label:

- (BORON) 'Contains boron' (or words to that effect).

When the medicine is for topical use for dermal application, the following warning statement is required on the label:

- (BROKEN) 'Use on unbroken skin only' (or words to that effect).

 

926

BORAX PENTAHYDRATE

A, E

Boron is a mandatory component of borax pentahydrate.

The percentage of boron from borax pentahydrate should be calculated based on the molecular weight of borax pentahydrate.

The maximum recommended daily dose must not provide more than 6mg of boron from borax pentahydrate.

In preparations for dermal use, which are not for paediatric or antifungal use, the concentration of boron in the medicine must not be more than 3500 mg/kg or 3500 g/L or 0.35%.

 When the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides more than 3 mg of boron and the medicine is for internal use and/or oral application, one of the following warning statements is required on the label:

- (NTAKEN12) 'Not to be taken by children under 12 years old' (or words to that effect); or

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

When the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides more than 1 mg boron and up to, and including, 3 mg of boron, and the medicine is for internal use and/or oral application, one of the following warning statements is required on the label:

- (NTAKEN2) 'Not to be taken by children under 2 years old' (or words to that effect); or

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

When for excipient use and the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides more than 1 mg of boron and the medicine is for internal use and/or oral application, the following warning statement is required on the label:

- (BORON) 'Contains boron' (or words to that effect).

When the medicine is for topical use for dermal application, the following warning statement is required on the label:

- (BROKEN) 'Use on unbroken skin only' (or words to that effect).

 

927

BORIC ACID

A, H

Boron is a mandatory component of boric acid.

The percentage of boron from boric acid should be calculated based on the molecular weight of boric acid.

The maximum recommended daily dose must not provide more than 6mg of boron.

In preparations for dermal use, which are not for paediatric or antifungal use, the concentration of boron in the medicine must not be more than 3500 mg/kg or 3500 mg/L or 0.35%.

 When the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides more than 3 mg of boron and the medicine is for internal use and/or oral application, one of the following warning statements is required on the label:

- (NTAKEN12) 'Not to be taken by children under 12 years old' (or words to that effect); or

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

When the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides more than 1 mg boron and up to, and including, 3 mg of boron, and the medicine is for internal use and/or oral application, one of the following warning statements is required on the label:

- (NTAKEN2) 'Not to be taken by children under 2 years old' (or words to that effect); or

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

When for excipient use and the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine provides more than 1 mg of boron and the medicine is for internal use and/or oral application, the following warning statement is required on the label:

- (BORON) 'Contains boron' (or words to that effect).

When the medicine is for topical use for dermal application, the following warning statement is required on the label:

- (BROKEN) 'Use on unbroken skin only' (or words to that effect).

 

928

BORNEOL

E

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

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

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

 

929

BORNYL ACETATE

E

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

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

 

930

BORON NITRIDE

E

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

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

 

931

BORONIA ABSOLUTE

E

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

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

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

 

932

BORONIA MEGASTIGMA

E

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

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

 

933

BOSWELLIA CARTERII

A, E, H

 

934

BOSWELLIA SERRATA

A, E, H

 

935

BOSWELLIA THURIFERA

A, H

 

936

BOVINE CALCIUM CHONDROITIN SULFATE

A

 

937

BOVINE CHONDROITIN SULFATE

A

 

938

BOVINE COLOSTRUM POWDER

A

The following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

- (BABY3) ‘Not suitable for use in children under the age of 12 months except on the advice of a health professional.’ (or words to that effect).

 

939

BOVINE LACTOFERRIN

A

 

940

BOVINE POTASSIUM CHONDROITIN SULFATE

A

 

941

BOVINE SODIUM CHONDROITIN SULFATE

A, E

When used as an excipient:

- only for use in topical medicines for dermal application;

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

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

 

942

BOVINE WHEY IG-RICH FRACTION

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

The following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

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

 

943

BRANDY

E

 

944

BRASSICA CAMPESTRIS/ALEURITES FORDI OIL COPOLYMER

E

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

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

 

945

BRASSICA CHINENSIS

A, H

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

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

 

946

BRASSICA JUNCEA

A, H

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

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

 

947

BRASSICA NAPUS

A, E, H

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

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

 

948

BRASSICA NIGRA

A, H

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

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

 

949

BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. BOTRYTIS

A, E, H

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

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

 

950

BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. CAPITATA

A, E, H

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

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

 

951

BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. GEMMIFERA

A, H

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

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

 

952

BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. ITALICA

A, H

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

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

 

953

BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. VIRIDIS

A, H

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

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

 

954

BRASSICA PEKINENSIS

A, H

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

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

 

955

BRASSICA RAPA

A, E, H

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

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

 

956

BRILLIANT BLACK BN

E

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

 

957

BRILLIANT BLUE FCF

E

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

 

958

BRILLIANT BLUE FCF ALUMINIUM LAKE

E

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

 

959

BRILLIANT BLUE FCF BARIUM LAKE

E

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

 

960

BRILLIANT SCARLET 4R

E

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

 

961

BRILLIANT SCARLET 4R ALUMINIUM LAKE

E

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

 

962

BRIZA MEDIA

A, H

 

963

BROCCOLI

E

 

964

BROMELAINS

A

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

 

965

BROMOSTYROL

E

Not for use in infants

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

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

 

966

BROMUS CATHARTICUS

A, H

 

967

BROMUS INERMIS

A, H

 

968

BROMUS RAMOSUS SUBSP. RAMOSUS

A, H

 

969

BRONOPOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

970

BROUSSONETIA PAPYRIFERA

A, H

 

971

BROWN FK

E

Permitted for use only as a colour for topical use.

 

972

BRUNFELSIA UNIFLORA

A, H

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

 

973

BRUSSEL SPROUT

E

 

974

BRYONIA ALBA

A, H

 

975

BRYONIA DIOICA

A, H

 

976

BUCHU LEAF DRY

A, H

 

977

BUCHU LEAF OIL

E

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

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

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

 

978

BUCHU LEAF POWDER

A, E, H

 

979

BUCKWHEAT

E, H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic or excipient ingredient.

 

980

BUDDLEJA OFFICINALIS

A, H

 

981

BULNESIA SARMIENTI

A, E, H

 

982

BUNIAS ORIENTALIS

A, H

 

983

BUPLEURUM FALCATUM

A, H

 

984

BURDOCK LEAF DRY

A, H

 

985

BURDOCK LEAF POWDER

A, H

 

986

BURDOCK ROOT DRY

A, H

 

987

BURDOCK ROOT POWDER

A, H

 

988

BUSHMASTER SNAKE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

989

BUTAN-1-OL

E

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

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

 

990

BUTANE

E

Only for use as an excipient propellant ingredient.

 

991

BUTOXYETHANOL

E

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

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

 

992

BUTTER

E

 

993

BUTTER ACIDS

E

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

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

 

994

BUTTER ESTERS

E

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

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

 

995

BUTTER STARTER DISTILLATE

E

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

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

 

996

BUTYL 2-METHYLBUTYRATE

E

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

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

 

997

BUTYL ACETATE

E

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

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

 

998

BUTYL BUTYRATE

E

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

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

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

 

999

BUTYL BUTYRYL LACTATE

E

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

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

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

 

1000

BUTYL CAPROATE

E

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

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

 

1001

BUTYL ESTER OF PVM/MA COPOLYMER

E

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

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

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

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

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

 

1002

BUTYL FORMATE

E

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

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

 

1003

BUTYL HYDROXYBENZOATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1004

BUTYL ISOBUTYRATE

E

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

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

 

1005

BUTYL ISOVALERATE

E

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

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

 

1006

BUTYL LACTATE

E

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

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

 

1007

BUTYL LEVULINATE

E

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

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

 

1008

BUTYL METHOXYDIBENZOYLMETHANE

A

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

The concentration in preparation must not be more than 5%.

When used in primary sunscreen products, the following warning statements are required on the 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).

 

1009

BUTYL PROPIONATE

E

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

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

 

1010

BUTYL STEARATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1011

BUTYL UNDECYLENATE

E

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

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

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

 

1012

BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE

E

 

1013

BUTYLATED HYDROXYTOLUENE

E

 

1014

BUTYLENE GLYCOL DICAPRYLATE/DICAPRATE

E

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

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

 

1015

BUTYLIDENE PHTHALIDE

E

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

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

 

1016

BUTYLOCTYL SALICYLATE

E

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

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

 

1017

BUTYLPHENYL METHYLPROPIONAL

E

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

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

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

 

1018

BUTYRALDEHYDE

E

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

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

 

1019

BUTYRIC ACID

E

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

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

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

 

1020

C1-8 ALKYL TETRAHYDROXYCYCLOHEXANOATE

E

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

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

 

1021

C10-12 ALKANE/CYCLOALKANE

E

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

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

 

1022

C10-30 CHOLESTEROL/LANOSTEROL ESTERS

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1023

C11-13 ALKANE

E

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

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

 

1024

C11-14-ISO-ALCOHOL C-13 RICH

E

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

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

 

1025

C12-13 PARETH-23

E

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

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

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

 

1026

C12-13 PARETH-3

E

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

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

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

 

1027

C12-15 ALKYL LACTATE

E

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

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

 

1028

C12-15 ALKYL OCTANOATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1029

C12-20 ACID PEG-8 ESTER

E

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

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

 

1030

C12-20 ALKYL GLUCOSIDE

E

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

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

 

1031

C12-22 ALKYL ACRYLATE/HYDROXYETHYLACRYLATE COPOLYMER

E

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

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

 

1032

C13-14 ISOPARAFFIN

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1033

C14-22 ALCOHOLS

E

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

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

 

1034

C15-16 ISOPARAFFIN

E

C15-16 isoparaffin must only be included in topical medicines:

(a) for dermal application; and

(b) where the dosage form of the medicine is not spray.

The total concentration of C15-16 isoparaffin and C17-18 isoparaffin in the medicine must not be more than 50%.

When the nominal capacity of the container is more than 2 mL and the medicine is not a solid or semi-solid preparation, the total concentration of designated solvents (including C15-16 isoparaffin) in the medicine must not be more than 25%.

 

1035

C15-19 ALKANE

E

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

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

 

1036

C17-18 ISOPARAFFIN

E

C17-18 isoparaffin must only be included in topical medicines:

(a) for dermal application; and

(b) where the dosage form of the medicine is not spray.

The total concentration of C15-16 isoparaffin and C17-18 isoparaffin in the medicine must not be more than 50%.

When the nominal capacity of the container is more than 2 mL and the medicine is not a solid or semi-solid preparation, the total concentration of designated solvents (including C17-18 isoparaffin) in the medicine must not be more than 25%.

 

1037

C18-36 ACID GLYCOL ESTER

E

Only for use topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1038

C18-36 ACID TRIGLYCERIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1039

C2-OCTENAL

E

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

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

 

1040

C20-40 ALCOHOLS

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1041

C20-40 ALKYL STEARATE

E

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

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

 

1042

C20-40 PARETH-24

E

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

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

 

1043

C20-40 PARETH-3

E

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

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

 

1044

C30-45 ALKYL CETEARYL DIMETICONE CROSSPOLYMER

E

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

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

 

1045

C9-11 ISOPARAFFIN

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1046

C9-11 PARETH-3

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1047

C9-15 ALKYL PHOSPHATE

E

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

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

 

1048

CABBAGE

E

 

1049

CABREUVA OIL

E

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

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

 

1050

CADE OIL

A, E, H

 

1051

CAESALPINIA SAPPAN

A, H

 

1052

CAFFEINE

A, E, H

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

Only for use as an active ingredient for:

(a) oral use in adults when the medicine consists principally of one or more designated active ingredients prescribed in Schedule 14 to the Regulations (other than caffeine); and

(b) Topical medicines for dermal application that are directed for use in adults only.

When for topical application:

(a) the concentration of total caffeine in the medicine must not be more than 1%; and

(b) the medicine must not be intended for use on broken skin.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

1053

CAJUPUT OIL

A, E, H

Cineole is a mandatory component of Cajuput oil.

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

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

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

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

 

1054

CALAMINE

A, E

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

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

 

1055

CALANUS FINMARCHICUS OIL

A

Only to be used in a medicine where Blackmores Ltd (Client ID 10576), who applied to have the ingredient included in this Determination, is the sponsor of the medicine or has given written authorisation to the sponsor of a medicine to include the ingredient in the medicine. This paragraph ceases to be a requirement for this ingredient after 1 March 2025.

The route of administration for medicines that contain Calanus finmarchicus oil must be limited to oral.

The maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must not provide more than 2.3 g of Calanus finmarchicus oil.

The following warning statements (or words to that effect) are required on the medicine label:

- (PREGNT) 'Not recommended for use by pregnant and lactating women'; and

- (ADULT) ‘Adults only'.

 

1056

CALCIFEDIOL MONOHYDRATE

A

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

Only for use in oral medicines.

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

The medicine requires the following warning statements on the label:

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

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

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

 

1057

CALCIFIED LITHOTHAMNION SPECIES

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

1058

CALCIFIED LITHOTHAMNION TOPHIFORME

A

Only for oral use.

 

1059

CALCIUM ALGINATE

E

 

1060

CALCIUM AMINO ACID CHELATE

A, H

Calcium is a mandatory component of calcium amino acid chelate.

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

 

1061

CALCIUM ASCORBATE

A, E, H

 

1062

CALCIUM ASCORBATE DIHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1063

CALCIUM ASPARTATE

A

 

1064

CALCIUM ASPARTATE HYDROCHLORIDE DIHYDRATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

1065

CALCIUM BEHENATE

E

Behenic acid is a mandatory component of Calcium behenate.

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

 

1066

CALCIUM BETA-HYDROXY-BETA-METHYLBUTYRATE

A, H

 

1067

CALCIUM BETA-HYDROXY-BETA-METHYLBUTYRATE MONOHYDRATE

A, H

 

1068

CALCIUM CARBONATE

A, E, H

 

1069

CALCIUM CASEINATE

E

 

1070

CALCIUM CHLORIDE DIHYDRATE

E

 

1071

CALCIUM CITRATE

A, E, H

 

1072

CALCIUM CITRATE TETRAHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1073

CALCIUM DIASPARTATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

1074

CALCIUM FLUORIDE

H

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

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

 

1075

CALCIUM FOLINATE

A

Folinic acid is a mandatory component of calcium folinate.

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

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

 

1076

CALCIUM GLUCONATE MONOHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1077

CALCIUM GLYCEROPHOSPHATE

A, E, H

 

1078

CALCIUM GLYCINATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

1079

CALCIUM GLYCINATE DIHYDRATE

A

 

1080

CALCIUM HEXAFLUOROSILICATE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1081

CALCIUM HYDROGEN PHOSPHATE

A, E, H

 

1082

CALCIUM HYDROGEN PHOSPHATE DIHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1083

CALCIUM HYDROGEN PHOSPHATE MONOHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1084

CALCIUM HYDROXIDE

A, E, H

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

 

1085

CALCIUM HYDROXYCITRATE

A, H

 

1086

CALCIUM HYPOPHOSPHITE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1087

CALCIUM IODIDE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1088

CALCIUM KETOGLUCONATE

E

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

The concentration must be no more than 1%

 

1089

CALCIUM L-THREONATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

1090

CALCIUM LACTATE

A, E, H

 

1091

CALCIUM LACTATE GLUCONATE

A, E, H

 

1092

CALCIUM LACTATE PENTAHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1093

CALCIUM LACTATE TRIHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1094

CALCIUM LYSINATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

1095

CALCIUM METHIONINATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

1096

CALCIUM OROTATE

A, E, H

 

1097

CALCIUM OXIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1098

CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE

A, E, H

 

1099

CALCIUM PHOSPHATE

A, E, H

 

1100

CALCIUM PYRUVATE

A

 

1101

CALCIUM SACCHARATE

E

 

1102

CALCIUM SILICATE

E

 

1103

CALCIUM SODIUM CASEINATE

A, H

 

1104

CALCIUM SODIUM LACTATE

A, E, H

 

1105

CALCIUM STEARATE

E

 

1106

CALCIUM SUCCINATE

A, E, H

 

1107

CALCIUM SULFATE

A, E, H

 

1108

CALCIUM SULFATE DIHYDRATE

A, E, H

 

1109

CALCIUM SULFIDE

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1110

CALCIUM THREONINATE

A

 

1111

CALENDULA FLOWER DRY

A, E, H

 

1112

CALENDULA FLOWER POWDER

A, H

 

1113

CALENDULA OFFICINALIS

A, E, H

 

1114

CALLERYA RETICULATA

A, H

 

1115

CALLICARPA PEDUNCULATA

A, H

 

1116

CALLISTEPHUS CHINENSIS

A, H

 

1117

CALLITRIS COLUMELLARIS

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%.

 

1118

CALLITRIS COLUMELLARIS SUBSP. INTRATROPICA

E

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

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

 

1119

CALLITRIS RHOMBOIDEA

A, H

 

1120

CALLUNA VULGARIS

A, E, H

 

1121

CALOCHORTUS TOLMIEI

A, H

 

1122

CALTHA PALUSTRIS

A, H

 

1123

CALUMBA ROOT DRY

A, H

 

1124

CALUMBA ROOT POWDER

A, H

 

1125

CALVATIA GIGANTEA

A, E, H

 

1126

CALYCANTHUS FLORIDUS

A, H

 

1127

CALYCANTHUS PRAECOX

A, H

 

1128

CAMELLIA JAPONICA

A, H

 

1129

CAMELLIA OLEIFERA

A, E, H

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

 

1130

CAMELLIA SINENSIS

A, E, H

Caffeine is a mandatory component of Camellia sinensis.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

1131

CAMPHENE

E

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

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

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

 

1132

CAMPHOLENIC ALDEHYDE

E

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

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

 

1133

CAMPHOR

A, E, H

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

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

 

1134

CAMPHOR BENZALKONIUM METHOSULFATE

A

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

The concentration in the preparation must not be more than 6%.

When used in primary sunscreen products, the following warning statements are required on the 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).

 

1135

CAMPHOR OIL BROWN

A, H

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

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

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

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

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

 

1136

CAMPHOR OIL WHITE

A, E, H

Camphor and safrole are mandatory components of camphor oil white.

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

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

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

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

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

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

 

1137

CAMPSIS GRANDIFLORA

A, H

 

1138

CANADA BALSAM

A, H

 

1139

CANANGA ODORATA

A, E, H

 

1140

CANANGA OIL

A, E, H

 

1141

CANARIUM INDICUM

A, H

Only for use when the plant part is seed and the plant preparation is oil.

 

1142

CANARIUM LUZONICUM

A, H

 

1143

CANDELILLA WAX

A, E, H

 

1144

CANDIDA ALBICANS

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1145

CANDIDA UTILIS

A, E, H

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

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

 

1146

CANINE MILK

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1147

CANOLA OIL

A, E, H

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

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

 

1148

CANTHARIDES

H

Only available as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1149

CANTHAXANTHIN

E

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

 

1150

CAPRIC ACID

E

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

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

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

 

1151

CAPROIC ALDEHYDE

E

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

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

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

 

1152

CAPRYLIC ALDEHYDE

E

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

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

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

 

1153

CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC/ISOSTEARIC/ADIPIC TRIGLYCERIDE

E

 

1154

CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC/MYRISTIC/STEARIC TRIGLYCERIDE

E

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

The concentration in the medicine is not to exceed 3%

 

1155

CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC/STEARIC TRIGLYCERIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1156

CAPRYLOYL GLYCERIN/SEBACIC ACID COPOLYMER

E

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

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

 

1157

CAPRYLOYL GLYCINE

E

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

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

 

1158

CAPRYLOYL SALICYLIC ACID

E

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

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

 

1159

CAPRYLYL GLYCOL

E

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

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

 

1160

CAPRYLYL METHICONE

E

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

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

 

1161

CAPSELLA BURSA-PASTORIS

A, H

 

1162

CAPSICUM

E, H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic or excipient ingredient.

 

1163

CAPSICUM ANNUUM

A, E, H

 

1164

CAPSICUM DRY

A, E, H

 

1165

CAPSICUM FRUIT OLEORESIN

A, E

 

1166

CAPSICUM FRUTESCENS

A, E, H

 

1167

CAPSICUM POWDER

A, E, H

 

1168

CARALLUMA ADSCENDENS VAR. FIMBRIATA

A

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

 

1169

CARAMEL

E

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

 

1170

CARAPICHEA IPECACUANHA

A, H

Emetine is a mandatory component of Carapichea ipecacuanha.

The concentration of emetine in the medicine must not be more than 0.2%.

 

1171

CARAWAY DRY

A, H

 

1172

CARAWAY OIL

A, E, H

 

1173

CARAWAY POWDER

A, H

 

1174

CARBOMER 1342

E

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

 

1175

CARBOMER 2001

E

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

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

 

1176

CARBOMER 934

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1177

CARBOMER 934P

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1178

CARBOMER 940

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1179

CARBOMER 941

E

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

 

1180

CARBOMER 954

E

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

 

1181

CARBOMER 980

E

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

 

1182

CARBOMER 981

E

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

 

1183

CARBOMER COPOLYMER (TYPE B)

E

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

 

1184

CARBOMER HOMOPOLYMER (TYPE B)

E

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

 

1185

CARBOMER U-10

E

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

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

 

1186

CARBON

E, H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic or excipient ingredient.

 

1187

CARBON BLACK

E

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

 

1188

CARBON DIOXIDE

E

 

1189

CARDAMOM FRUIT DRY

A, H

 

1190

CARDAMOM FRUIT POWDER

A, E, H

 

1191

CARDAMOM OIL

A, E, H

 

1192

CARDIOSPERMUM HALICACABUM

A, H

 

1193

CARICA PAPAYA

A, E, H

 

1194

CARLINA ACAULIS

A, H

 

1195

CARMELLOSE

E

 

1196

CARMELLOSE CALCIUM

E

 

1197

CARMELLOSE SODIUM

E

 

1198

CARMINE

E

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

 

1199

CARMOISINE

E

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

 

1200

CARMOISINE ALUMINIUM LAKE

E

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

 

1201

CARNAUBA WAX

A, E, H

 

1202

CARNOSINE

E

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

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

 

1203

CAROB BEAN EXTRACT

E

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

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

 

1204

CAROB GUM

E

 

1205

CAROB POD

E

 

1206

CAROTENES

E

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

 

1207

CARPINUS BETULUS

A, H

 

1208

CARPINUS CORDATA

A, H

 

1209

CARRAGEENAN

E

 

1210

CARROT

E

 

1211

CARROT SEED OIL

A, E, H

 

1212

CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS

A, E, H

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

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

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

 

1213

CARUM CARVI

A, H

 

1214

CARVACROL

E

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

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

 

1215

CARVACRYL METHYL ETHER

E

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

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

 

1216

CARVEOL

E

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

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

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

 

1217

CARVONE

E

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

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

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

 

1218

CARVYL ACETATE

E

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

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

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

 

1219

CARYA ILLINOINENSIS

A, H

 

1220

CARYA OVATA

A, H

 

1221

CARYOPHYLLENE OXIDE

E

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

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

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

 

1222

CASCARA DRY

A, H

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

1223

CASCARA POWDER

A, H

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

1224

CASCARILLA OIL

A, E, H

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

When for use as an excipient ingredient, cascarilla oil must only be included in medicines when in combination with other permitted ingredients as a flavour proprietary excipient formulation.

The total concentration of flavour proprietary excipient formulations containing cascarilla oil must not be more than 5% of the total medicine.

 

1225

CASEIN

E

 

1226

CASHEW NUT

E

 

1227

CASSIA ALATA LEAF EXTRACT

E

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

The extraction ratio of the Cassia alata can only be 1:3 in 62.5% glycerine:water.

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.0275%.

 

1228

CASSIA CINNAMON BARK DRY

A, H

When used as an active ingredient, the concentration of coumarin in the medicine must be no more than 0.001%.

 

1229

CASSIA CINNAMON BARK POWDER

A, H

When used as an active ingredient, the maximum daily dose of the medicine must contain no more than 0.001% of coumarin.

 

1230

CASSIA FISTULA

A, E, H

Hydroxyanthracene glycosides calculated as sennoside B is a mandatory component of Cassia fistula when the route of administration is oral.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

When Cassia fistula is for use as an excipient:

(a) the plant part must be fruit; and

(b) must only be included in medicines when in combination with other permitted ingredients as a:

(i) flavour proprietary excipient formulation when the plant preparation is an extract; and/or

(ii) fragrance proprietary excipient formulation when the plant preparation is an essential oil.

The total concentration of flavour proprietary excipient formulations containing Cassia fistula must not be more than 5% of the total medicine.

The total concentration of fragrance proprietary excipient formulations containing Cassia fistula must not be more than 1% of the total medicine.

 

1231

CASSIA OIL

A, E, H

The concentration of Cassia oil in the product must be no more than 2% unless the preparation is for dermal use as a rubefacient, in which case the concentration of cassia oil must be no more than 5%.

 

1232

CASSIE 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%.

 

1233

CASTANEA MOLLISSIMA

A, H

 

1234

CASTANEA SATIVA

A, H

 

1235

CASTOR OIL

A, E

 

1236

CASTOREUM

H

Only permitted for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1237

CASUARINA EQUISITIFOLIA

A, H

 

1238

CATALPA BIGNONIOIDES

A, H

 

1239

CATALPA OVATA

A, H

 

1240

CATECHU

A, H

 

1241

CATHARANTHUS ROSEUS

A, H

Vinblastine, vincamine, vincristine, vindesine, vinorelbine and yohimbine are mandatory components of Catharanthus roseus.

The concentration of vinblastine, vincamine, vincristine, vindesine, vinorelbine and yohimbine in the medicine must be no more than 10mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

1242

CAULIFLOWER

E

 

1243

CAULOPHYLLUM THALICTROIDES

A, E, H

 

1244

CAUSTICUM

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1245

CEANOTHUS AMERICANUS

A, H

 

1246

CEDAR LEAF OIL

A, E, H

 

1247

CEDARWOOD 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%.

 

1248

CEDARWOOD OIL TERPENES

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%.

 

1249

CEDARWOOD OIL VIRGINIA

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%.

 

1250

CEDRENOL

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%.

 

1251

CEDRENYLACETATE

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%.

 

1252

CEDROL

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%.

 

1253

CEDRUS ATLANTICA

A, E, H

 

1254

CEDRUS ATLANTICA WOOD OIL

E

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

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

 

1255

CEDRUS DEODARA

A, H

 

1256

CEDRUS LIBANI

H

Only for use as an active homoeopathic ingredient.

 

1257

CEDRYL 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%.

 

1258

CEDRYL METHYL ETHER

E

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

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

 

1259

CELERY SEED DRY

A, E, H

 

1260

CELERY SEED OIL

A, E, H

 

1261

CELERY SEED POWDER

A, H

 

1262

CELLACEFATE

E

 

1263

CELLULASE

A

Must be derived from Trichoderma longibrachiatum only.

 

1264

CELLULOSE

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%.

 

1265

CELOSIA ARGENTEA

A, H

 

1266

CELOSIA ARGENTEA L. VAR. CRISTATA

A, H

 

1267

CENTAUREA CYANUS

A, E, H

 

1268

CENTAURIUM ERYTHRAEA

A, H

 

1269

CENTELLA ASIATICA

A, E, H

 

1270

CENTELLA ASIATICA MERISTEM CELL CULTURE

E

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

The concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.05%.

 

1271

CENTIPEDA CUNNINGHAMII

A, E, H

 

1272

CENTIPEDA MINIMA

A, H

 

1273

CEPHALANOPSIS SEGETUM

A, H

 

1274

CERAMIDE 1

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1275

CERAMIDE 2

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 0.05%.

 

1276

CERAMIDE 3

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1277

CERATONIA SILIQUA

A, E, H

 

1278

CERATOSTIGMA WILLMOTTIANUM

A, H

 

1279

CERESIN

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1280

CESTRUM LATIFOLIUM

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 plant part must be leaf and must be a water extract.

The concentration must be no more than 0.5%.

 

1281

CETEARETH-12

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1282

CETEARETH-2

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1283

CETEARETH-20

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1284

CETEARETH-25

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1285

CETEARETH-30

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1286

CETEARETH-33

E

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

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

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

 

1287

CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1288

CETEARYL ISONONANOATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1289

CETEARYL NONANOATE

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 not be more than 5%.

 

1290

CETEARYL OCTANOATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1291

CETETH-10

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1292

CETETH-2

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1293

CETETH-24

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1294

CETETH-5

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1295

CETOMACROGOL 1000

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1296

CETOMACROGOL 1000 PHOSPHATE

E

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

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

 

1297

CETOMACROGOL 500 PHOSPHATE

E

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

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

 

1298

CETOSTEARYL ALCOHOL

E

 

1299

CETOSTEARYL ALCOHOL/COCO-GLUCOSIDE COMPLEX

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 5.0 %

 

1300

CETRARIA ISLANDICA

A, H

 

1301

CETRIMONIUM BROMIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1302

CETRIMONIUM CHLORIDE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1303

CETYL ACETATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1304

CETYL ALCOHOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1305

CETYL DIMETHICONE COPOLYOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1306

CETYL DIMETICONE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1307

CETYL DIMETICONE/BIS-VINYLDIMETICONE CROSSPOLYMER

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 0.1%.

 

1308

CETYL ESTERS WAX

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1309

CETYL HYDROXYETHYLCELLULOSE

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%.

 

1310

CETYL LACTATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1311

CETYL OCTANOATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1312

CETYL PALMITATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1313

CETYL PHOSPHATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1314

CETYL-PG HYDROXYETHYL PALMITAMIDE

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 8%.

 

1315

CETYLPYRIDINIUM CHLORIDE

A, E

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

When used as an active ingredient:

a) permitted for use only in medicated throat lozenges;

b) the medicine must not contain more than 2 mg of cetylpyridinium chloride per lozenge;

c) the maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must not provide more than 24 mg of cetylpyridinium chloride; and

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

 

1316

CHAENOMELES LAGENARIA

A, H

 

1317

CHAENOMELES SPECIOSA

A, H

 

1318

CHALK

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.

 

1319

CHAMAECYPARIS LAWSONIANA

A, H

 

1320

CHAMAELIRIUM LUTEUM

A, H

 

1321

CHAMAEMELUM NOBILE

A, E, H

 

1322

CHAMOMILE FLOWER DRY

A, E, H

 

1323

CHAMOMILE OIL ENGLISH

A, E, H

 

1324

CHAMOMILE OIL GERMAN

A, E, H

 

1325

CHANGIUM SMYRNIOIDES

A, H

 

1326

CHEIRANTHUS CHEIRI

A, H

 

1327

CHELIDONIUM MAJUS

A, E, H

The requirement specified in paragraph (a) below applies to a medicine that contains the ingredient that is:

- listed in the Register before 1 March 2023; and

- released for supply before 1 March 2024:

(a) When the medicine is for oral or sublingual use, one of the following warning statements is required on the medicine label:

(i) (CELAND) 'WARNING: Greater Celandine may harm the liver in some people. Use only under the supervision of a healthcare professional'; or

(ii) (CELAND1) 'In rare cases, Chelidonium majus may harm the liver. Stop use and see a doctor if you have yellowing skin/eyes or unusual: fatigue, nausea, appetite loss, abdominal pain or dark urine.'

The requirement specified in paragraph (b) below applies to a medicine that contains the ingredient that is:

- listed in the Register on or after 1 March 2023;  or

- released for supply on or after 1 March 2024:

(b) When the medicine is for oral or sublingual use, the following warning statement is required on the medicine label:

(CELAND1) 'In rare cases, Chelidonium majus may harm the liver. Stop use and see a doctor if you have yellowing skin/eyes or unusual: fatigue, nausea, appetite loss, abdominal pain or dark urine.'

 

1328

CHELONE GLABRA

A, H

 

1329

CHENOPODIUM ALBUM

A, H

 

1330

CHENOPODIUM VULVARIA

A, H

 

1331

CHERRY

E

 

1332

CHERRY DISTILLATE

E

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

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

 

1333

CHESTNUT SWEET

E, H

 

1334

CHICKEN COMB EXTRACT

A

 

1335

CHICKEN STERNUM CARTILAGE POWDER

A

Only to be used in a medicine where Capsugel Australia Pty Ltd (Client ID 43174), who applied to have the ingredient included in this Determination, is the sponsor of the medicine or has given written authorisation to the sponsor of a medicine to include the ingredient in the medicine. This paragraph ceases to be a requirement for this ingredient after 3 July 2025.

The route of administration for medicines that contain chicken sternum cartilage powder must be limited to oral.

The maximum recommended daily dose of the medicine must not provide more than 40 mg of chicken sternum cartilage powder.

The following warning statement (or words to that effect) is required on the medicine label:

- (ADULT) ‘Adults only'.

 

1336

CHIMAPHILA UMBELLATA

A, H

Beta-arbutin is a mandatory component of Chimaphila umbellata.

When for oral use, the maximum recommended daily dose must not provide more than 500 mg of beta-arbutin.

When for dermal application exclusively to the face:

a) the concentration of beta-arbutin in the medicine must not be more than 7%;

b) hydroquinone is a mandatory component; and

c) the concentration of hydroquinone must not be more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

When for use other than oral or dermal application exclusively to the face, the concentration of beta-arbutin in the medicine must not be more than 10 mg/kg or 10 mg/L or 0.001%.

 

1337

CHIONANTHUS VIRGINICA

A, H

 

1338

CHLORELLA

E

Iodine is a mandatory component of Chlorella.

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.

 

1339

CHLORELLA PYRENOIDOSA

E

 

1340

CHLORELLA VULGARIS

A, E

Iodine is a mandatory component of Chlorella vulgaris.

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.

 

1341

CHLORHEXIDINE ACETATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1342

CHLORHEXIDINE GLUCONATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1343

CHLOROBUTANOL HEMIHYDRATE

E

Only for use in topical preparations for dermal application.

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

 

1344

CHLOROCRESOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

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

 

1345

CHLOROFORM

E

The residual solvent limit must be no more than 0.6 mg per recommended daily dose and the concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.006%.

 

1346

CHLOROPHYLL

A, E

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

 

1347

CHLOROPHYLL-COPPER COMPLEXES

E

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

 

1348

CHLOROPHYLLIN-COPPER COMPLEX

E

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

 

1349

CHLOROPHYLLIN-COPPER COMPLEX ALUMINIUM LAKE

E

Only for as a colour in oral and topical medicines.

 

1350

CHLOROXYLENOL

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1351

CHLORPHENESIN

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1352

CHOCOLATE BROWN HT

E

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

 

1353

CHOLESTEROL

E, H

Only for use as an active ingredient in homoeopathic medicines or an excipient ingredient in topical preparations.

 

1354

CHOLESTERYL HYDROXYSTEARATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1355

CHOLESTERYL MACADAMIATE

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1356

CHOLESTERYL/BEHENYL/OCTYLDODECYL LAUROYL GLUTAMATE

E

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

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

 

1357

CHOLETH-24

E

Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application.

 

1358

CHOLINE BITARTRATE

A, E

 

1359

CHOLINE DIHYDROGEN CITRATE

A

Only for use in oral medicines.

 

1360

CHONDRODENDRON TOMENTOSUM

A, H

The concentration of equivalent dry Chondrodendron tomentosum in the product must be no more than 10mg/Kg or 10mg/L or 0.001%.

 

1361

CHONDRUS CRISPUS

A, E, H

Iodine is a mandatory component of Chondrus crispus.

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.

 

1362

CHONDRUS DRY

A, E, H

Iodine is a mandatory component of Chondrus dry.

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

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

 

1363

CHONDRUS EXTRACT

A, E, H

Iodine is a mandatory component of Chondrus extract.

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.

 

1364

CHROMIC CHLORIDE HEXAHYDRATE

A, H

When used as an active ingredient in a preparation for mineral supplementation, chromium is a mandatory component of chromic chloride hexahydrate.

The amount of chromium in the active ingredient should be calculated based on the molecular weight of chromic chloride hexahydrate.

The maximum recommended daily dose must provide 50 micrograms or less of chromium from organic sources (i.e. chromium picolinate, chromium nicotinate and high chromium yeast).

 

1365

CHROMIUM NICOTINATE

A

Chromium is a mandatory component of chromium nicotinate.

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

Chromium nicotinate is considered to be an organic form of chromium.

 

1366

CHROMIUM PICOLINATE

A

Chromium is a mandatory component of Chromium picolinate.

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

Chromium picolinate is considered to be an organic form of chromium.

 

1367

CHRYSANTHEMUM BALSAMITA

A, H

 

1368

CHRYSANTHEMUM INDICUM

A, H

 

1369

CHRYSANTHEMUM LEUCANTHEMUM

A, H

 

1370

CHRYSANTHEMUM SINENSE

A, H

 

1371

CHRYSOPOGON ZIZANIOIDES

A, E, H

 

1372

CHRYSOSPORIUM PRUINOSUM

A, H

 

1373

CIBOTIUM BAROMETZ

A, H

 

1374

CICHORIUM INTYBUS

A, E, H

 

1375

CICUTA VIROSA

A, H

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

 

1376

CINCHONA BARK DRY

A, H

Quinidine and quinine are mandatory components of Cinchona bark dry.

The medicine must contain no more than 50 micrograms of quinine and no more than 10 micrograms concentration of quinidine per g or mL.

 

1377

CINCHONA BARK POWDER

A, H

Quinidine and quinine are mandatory components of Cinchona bark powder.

The medicine must contain no more than 50 micrograms of quinine and no more than 10 micrograms concentration of quinidine per g or mL.

 

1378

CINCHONA OFFICINALIS

A, H

Quinidine and quinine are mandatory components of Cinchona officinalis.

The medicine must contain no more than 50 micrograms of quinine and no more than 10 micrograms concentration of quinidine per g or mL.

 

1379

CINCHONA PUBESCENS

A, H

Quinidine and quinine are mandatory components of Cinchona pubescens.

The medicine must contain no more than 50 micrograms of quinine and no more than 10 micrograms concentration of quinidine per g or mL.

 

1380

CINEOLE

E

In liquid preparations when the concentration of cineole in the preparation is more than 25%:

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

b) a restricted flow insert must be fitted on the container; and

c) the container must include the following warning statements on the medicine label:

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

- (NTAKEN) 'Not to be taken'.

In liquid preparations, when the concentration of cineole in the preparation is more than 25% and the nominal capacity of the container is more than 15 millilitres but less than or equal to 25 millilitres the medicine must also have a child resistant closure.

 

1381

CINNAMALDEHYDE

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%.

 

1382

CINNAMIC ACID

E

Permitted for