Proposed 'Herbal Substance Name' (AHS) application form
This form is to be used to apply for a name for a herbal material that is fully characterised in a monograph or pharmacopoeia.
This application will be assessed by the TGA's Herbal Ingredient Names Committee (HINC).
Refer to the Australian Regulatory Guidelines for Complementary Medicines (ARGCM) Part IV Section 17 'Naming of New Substances and Terminology' for information on the naming of herbal substances.
Note: this form is for the purpose of naming a herbal substance only, it does not imply approval for use of the substance in Listed medicines.
This form is available in PDF and Microsoft Word formats. The PDF form can be filled in and saved to your computer using Adobe Reader version 7 or later or any version of Adobe Acrobat Standard or Professional. If you have an earlier version of Adobe Reader you can fill in the form on-screen and print it out but you will not be able to save the completed form.