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WHAT'S NEW

What's New is a listing of modifications to the NHPID since the last update. This page was most recently revised on October 23, 2020.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

The updates to the NHPID listed below apply to the most recent version of the web-based Product Licence Application (web PLA) form. All new product licence application submissions must use the web PLA form.


New Ingredients

In this update, the following non-homeopathic ingredients were added.

NHPID Name:
Gryllodes Sigillatus

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Myrciaria Cauliflora

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Sodium Olivate

Role:
Non-medicinal


Removed Ingredients

In this update, the following non-homeopathic ingredients were removed.

No Changes.


Revised NHPID Names

In this update, the following non-homeopathic ingredients had their NHPID name revised.

Old NHPID Name:
Leucine methyl ester

New NHPID Name:
L-Leucine methyl ester


Revised Proper and Common Names

In this update, the following non-homeopathic ingredients had their common or proper names revised.

NHPID Name:
Denatonium benzoate

Removed Proper Name(s):
N-(2-((2,6-Dimethylphenyl)amino)-2-oxoethyl)-N,N-diethylbenzeneme- thanaminium benzoate


NHPID Name:
Denatonium benzoate

New Proper Name(s):
N-[2-[(2,6-Dimethylphenyl)amino]-2-oxoethyl]-N,N-diethylbenzenemethanaminium benzoate (1:1)


NHPID Name:
L-Leucine methyl ester

Removed Proper Name(s):
L-Leucine, methyl ester


NHPID Name:
L-Leucine methyl ester

New Proper Name(s):
L-Leucine methyl ester


NHPID Name:
L-Leucine methyl ester

Removed Common Name(s):
L-Leucine, methyl ester


NHPID Name:
L-Leucine methyl ester

New Common Name(s):
L-Leucine methyl ester


New Roles

In this update, the roles of the following non-homeopathic ingredients were changed.

NHPID Name:
Creatine ethyl ester hydrochloride

Old Role:
Medicinal

New Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
beta-Alanine ethyl ester

Old Role:
Medicinal

New Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
L-Leucine methyl ester

Old Role:
Medicinal

New Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Citrulline malate

Old Role:
Medicinal

New Role:
No role


Revised Restrictions

In this update, the following non-homeopathic ingredients underwent a modification related to their restrictions.

NHPID Name:
Myrtus cauliflora fruit

New Route(s) of Adminstration added:
Oral


NHPID Name:
Myrtus cauliflora fruit

Restriction Reference removed:
UNAVA


NHPID Name:
Myrtus cauliflora fruit

New Restriction Reference added:
CORNU_2


NHPID Name:
Denatonium benzoate

Non-medicinal Restriction(s) changed:
For topical use only, up to 0.001%.


NHPID Name:
Denatonium benzoate

Restriction Reference removed:
UNAVA


NHPID Name:
Denatonium benzoate

New Restriction Reference added:
CIR


NHPID Name:
beta-Alanine ethyl ester

Route(s) of Adminstration removed:
Oral


Other Ingredient Modifications

In this update, the following non-homeopathic ingredients underwent a modification different from those listed above, such as new source material, new preparation type, or new sub-ingredient relationship, etc.

NHPID Name:
Myrtus cauliflora fruit

Name Reference removed:
GRIN


NHPID Name:
Myrtus cauliflora fruit

New Name Reference added:
IPNI


NHPID Name:
Denatonium benzoate

Name Reference removed:
BAN ; MI ; MI


NHPID Name:
Denatonium benzoate

New Name Reference added:
MIO ; MIO ; MIO


NHPID Name:
Creatine ethyl ester hydrochloride

Modification:
Removed Schedule 1:Isolate


NHPID Name:
beta-Alanine ethyl ester

Name Reference removed:
DNP ; DNP ; DNP


NHPID Name:
beta-Alanine ethyl ester

New Name Reference added:
NNHPD ; NNHPD ; NNHPD ; DNP


NHPID Name:
beta-Alanine ethyl ester

Modification:
Removed Schedule 1:Isolate


NHPID Name:
L-Leucine methyl ester

Name Reference removed:
CHEMID ; CHEMID ; CHEMID


NHPID Name:
L-Leucine methyl ester

New Name Reference added:
NNHPD ; NNHPD ; NNHPD


NHPID Name:
L-Leucine methyl ester

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
L-Leucine


NHPID Name:
L-Leucine

New Source Ingredient(s) added:
L-Leucine methyl ester


NHPID Name:
L-Leucine methyl ester

Modification:
Removed Schedule 1:Isolate


NHPID Name:
Citrulline malate

Modification:
Removed Schedule 1:Isolate


Monograph Modifications

In this update, the following single ingredient or product monographs were added or modified.

No Changes.


AbLS Modifications

In this update, the following abbreviated labelling standards were added or modified.

No Changes.


Controlled Vocabulary Modifications

In this update, the following controlled vocabulary (dosage forms, methods of preparation, quality test methods, etc) were added or modified.

No Changes.


Homeopathic Ingredient Modifications

In this update, the following homeopathic ingredients were added or modified.

No Changes.

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