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Natural Health Products Ingredients Database

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 September 03, 2019.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

The updates to the NHPID listed below apply to the most recent version of the ePLA (electronic Product Licence Application). All new electronic submissions of a Product Licence Application must use the latest version of the e-PLA, namely version 2.3.1, which is available for downloading from e-PLA 2.3.1


New Ingredients

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

NHPID Name:
Oak Root Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Oyster hydrolysate

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Sulfate

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Astrocaryum Vulgare Seed Butter

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Apostichopus californicus

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Stereospermum suaveolens

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
PEG-2M

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Citrullus Lanatus (Watermelon) Seed Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Melissa Officinalis Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Hydroxypropyl Bis-Hydroxyethyldimonium Chloride

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Benzyl PCA

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.

No Changes.


Revised Proper and Common Names

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

NHPID Name:
Stereospermum colais

Removed Common Name(s):
Stereospermum colais


NHPID Name:
Stereospermum colais

New Common Name(s):
Yu ye qiu


NHPID Name:
Radix et Rhizoma Glycyrrhizae

New Common Name(s):
Gan cao shao


New Roles

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

NHPID Name:
Azelaic acid

Old Role:
Non-medicinal

New Role:
No role


Revised Restrictions

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

NHPID Name:
Albumen

New Route(s) of Adminstration added:
Topical


NHPID Name:
Albumen

New Medicinal Restriction(s) added :
Skin-Conditioning Agent


NHPID Name:
Albumen

New Restriction Reference added:
ICID


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:
Sodium sulfate

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Sodium; Sulfate


NHPID Name:
Gallus gallus

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Collagen


Monograph Modifications

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

Modification:
HOMEOPATHY


Modification:
EPHEDRA - EPHEDRA SINICA


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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