Guidance

Guidelines for submitting a nutritional product to the ACBS

Information and advice on submitting a nutritional product to the Advisory Committee for Borderline Substances (ACBS).

Documents

Appendix 1: categorisation of nutritional products

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Appendix 2: types of application

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Appendix 2.1: evidence required for type 3 applications

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Appendix 3: nutritional legislation

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Appendix 4: clinical trial information to be applied for type 1 products

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Appendix 5: acceptability studies

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Appendix 6: products which will not be considered

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Appendix 7: the mechanism to ensure patients will be protected

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Details

This set of documents contains supporting information for use in submitting a nutritional product for consideration by the Advisory Committee for Borderline Substances (ACBS). This includes:

  • how nutritional products are categorised by the ACBS
  • evidence required for applications
  • relevant nutritional legislation

The documents can be used when filling out the nutritional products application form.

Published 12 April 2019