There is a wide range of species used in the production of fish oils. However, the majority are derived from fatty fish and the liver of lean fish. Fish oil intended for human consumption must comply with the requirements for fishery products. The difference between fish oil and other oils is mainly the unique variety of fatty acids. Marine oils are excellent sources of polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), mainly long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, also sometimes referred to as n-3 fatty acids. The major omega-3 fatty acids present in fish oils are eicosapentaenoic acid (C20:5 omega-3, commonly called EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (C22:6 omega-3, commonly entitled DHA).
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
Please note: Due to the complexity and amount of studies regarding this compound—a Natural Health Product—increased cost is charged.
OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), as well as PIC/S and ANVISA requirements, and to obtain the following information:
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Affygility Solutions’ OEL Fastrac service is an user-friendly system that enables us to make confident decisions and focus on moving the compound safely through our facility. We can quickly access the database to determine if a new drug is within the OEL Fastrac library, and if so, immediately download a detailed OEL banding report. The OEL Fastrac system has been a helpful tool in our overall EH&S program.