THE Advisory Committee on
Medicines Scheduling has released
details of its reasons for adding
dimethylamylamine (DMAA) as a
Schedule 9 Entry, effectively
banning the product in Australia.
DMAA is a body building
supplement which is illegal in
Canada, was recently banned in
New Zealand and is the subject of a
US FDA warning.
The medicines scheduling
committee initiated a proposal for
the rescheduling of the compound
in response to New Zealand
authorities issuing a temporary
Class Drug Notice on 08 Mar.
Currently DMAA is not specifically
scheduled in Australia.
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