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how to know details of medicine by entering medicine name

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What ingredients are in my medicine?

30 April 2020

Knowing how to find information medicine ingredient can help you make better choices about your medicines.

Medicines are made  active ingredients and inactive ingredient.  can also contain traces of other substances used during  manufacture.

Active ingredient

Active ingredient  product  medicinal effect.

Some example active ingredient :

paracetamol  pain relief medicines

  cholesterol-lowering medicines

 acid (vitamin C)  some multivitamins.


Inactive ingredient (also known as ) are all the other non-active ingredients used in  medicine. Some inactive ingredient are essential  medicine to function intended.

Some example of type  inactive ingredient are:




fillers that help  tablet stick together.

Manufacturing aids

A manufacturing  aid is  substance that helps make the medicine but is not meant to stay in it. Sometimes medicines have trace amount of these substances they are not considered medicine ingredie.

Some examples of manufacturing aids :

soy oil used as  lubricant

egg used  culture vaccines.

How  find ingredient information

To find out about the ingredients  your medicine, first check medicine label. The label include important information about the medicine, including:

the name and amount of the medicine's  ingredient

any common allergens that are ingredient in  medicine, such as milk  products

any common allergens used in the manufacture  the medicine that are  to be present in the medicine.

Medicine labels do not always list all the inactive ingredient  the medicine.

For prescription  some over-the-counter medicine, information about active and inactive ingredients is in the consumer medicines information  leaflet.  also explains how to use the medicine safely. You can ask  pharmacist for a copy or find it through the database.

For all medicines, information about  and inactive ingredients is available on the  website, in the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods ) summary  each medicine. To find the summary for a medicine, use the “Search” box by entering either the medicine name  the medicine's number (found on the label).

The  summary lists the formulation  the medicine, with inactive ingredients in alphabetical order. The medicine's summary does not include information :

any manufacturing aid

the components of  (such as caffeine in a herbal extract)

the source of  ingredient ( whether an ingredient is of animal origin, or whether it is natural or synthetic)

ingredients within , fragrance colour mixes.

Contact  medicine company   information about a medicine  you concerned about possible allergen. The company's contact detail are on  medicine label.

Safety of medicine ingredients  Australia

We regulate medicines according  their medicine is 100% risk-free.

We assess the ingredient in medicines  make sure they are appropriate for their intended purpose. For example, if an ingredient is safe to use on skin but not  the eye, it may be allowed in a topical cream but not in eye drop.

Where a medicine ingredient has risk, we take  to lessen the risk. We may limit the amount allowed in a medicine  a warning on the label.

Some people are sensitive  substances that do not cause any health issues  general population. If this is  case for you, talk with your doctor  these sensitivities.

Medicine ingredients pregnancy

Pregnancy information medicines  on the medicine label and in the .

Always talk to your doctor about taking   of medication during pregnancy.

Need  information?

If you are concerned the ingredients or other information that may not be on a label, it is best to contact the medicine company. contact detail are on the medicine label.


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