Tag Archives: Complementary Medicines Australia

Made in Australia? Complementary Medicine Taskforce established

On 3 December 2018 the Federal Court ruled that imported products made into capsules in Australia is not enough for them to be labelled ‘Made in Australia’. The ACCC welcomed the Federal Court ruling that Nature’s Care Fish Oil 1000 … Continue reading

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U3A Melbourne City Short Course – Complementary Medicine: Exploring the Issues

Healthy growth, healthy people? The value of sales of Australian complementary medicines (CM) has doubled from $2.3 billion to $4.7 billion in just over three years. This corresponds to a Compound Annual Growth Rate of 26.9% compared to the 1.7% … Continue reading

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Complementary Medicines Australia calls for “Light Touch – Right Touch” Regulation

The industry body, Complementary Medicines Australia has responded to the Government’s call for Submissions on the Regulation of Complementary Medicines by arguing for appropriate regulation commensurate with the low risk profile of these products. My own submission agrees with some … Continue reading

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