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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 January 12, 2016.

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:
Capryloyl carnosine

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Ethylhexyl gallate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Micronised purified flavonoid fraction

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Disodium capryloyl glutamate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Myristoyl tetrapeptide-13

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:
Concha Ostreae

New Common Name(s):
Duan mu li


NHPID Name:
Semen Plantaginis

New Common Name(s):
Chao che qian zi


NHPID Name:
Semen Pruni

New Common Name(s):
Chao yu li ren


NHPID Name:
Melaleuca leucadendra leaf essential oil

New Common Name(s):
Melaleuca Leucadendron Cajuputi Leaf Essential Oil


NHPID Name:
Carbomer 940

New Common Name(s):
Carbomer homopolymer Type C


NHPID Name:
Rhizoma Dioscoreae

New Common Name(s):
Chao shan yao


NHPID Name:
Pollen Typhae

New Common Name(s):
Pu huang tan


NHPID Name:
Fructus Crataegi

New Common Name(s):
Shan zha tan


NHPID Name:
Fructus Setariae Germinatus

New Common Name(s):
Chao gu ya


NHPID Name:
Sclerotium Pararadicus Poriae

New Common Name(s):
Fu shen mu


NHPID Name:
Semen Sesami Nigrum

New Common Name(s):
Chao hei zhi ma


NHPID Name:
Chlorogenic acids

New NMI Purpose(s):
Preservative Antioxidant


New Roles

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

No Changes.


Revised Restrictions

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

No Changes.


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:
Ginger Essential Oil

New NMI Purpose(s):
Flavour Enhancer


NHPID Name:
Herba Taraxaci

New Source Material(s) added:
Herb top flowering


NHPID Name:
Herba Taraxaci

Source Material(s) removed:
Herb top





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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