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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 January 26, 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:
Eucalyptus dives Essential Oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Polybutylene Glycol/PPG-9/1 Copolymer

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Acrylates/Ethylhexyl Acrylate/HEMA/Styrene Copolymer

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Acrylates/Dimethylaminoethyl Methacrylate Copolymer

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Punicosides

Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Myrica Cerifera (Bayberry) Fruit Wax

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Monascin

Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Ankaflavin

Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Dilauryl Citrate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Polyglyceryl-4 Laurate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
C20-40 Pareth-40

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Seed Oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Fructus Cnidii

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Osthole (Parts: Fruit)


NHPID Name:
Polyurethane-64

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Stearyl acetate

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:
Oleyl acetate

Role:
Non-medicinal


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:
Glyceryl oleate

New NMI Purpose(s):
Fragrance Ingredient


NHPID Name:
Glyceryl oleate

New NMI Purpose(s):
Skin-Conditioning Agent - Emollient


NHPID Name:
Vanadium

New Source Ingredient(s) added:
Vanadium nicotinate glycinate


NHPID Name:
Hydroxycitric acid

New Source Ingredient(s) added:
Potassium-magnesium salt of (-)-hydroxycitric acid


NHPID Name:
Emu oil

Method(s) of Preparation removed:
Oil, Essential (expression), Oil, Essential (expression) Standardised, Oil, Essential (other methods of preparation), Oil, Essential (other methods of preparation) Standardised, Oil, Essential (water steam distillation), Oil, Essential (water steam distillation) Standardised


NHPID Name:
Emu oil

New Method(s) of Preparation added:
Oil, Essential (expression) Standardised, Oil, Animal fixed (render), Oil, Animal fixed (render) Standardised


NHPID Name:
Barleygrass

Method(s) of Preparation removed:
Juice powdered, Powdered


NHPID Name:
Rice protein

New Source Material(s) added:
Oryza sativa (Parts: Seed)


NHPID Name:
Apium graveolens

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Nitrate (Part: Leaf and Stem)


NHPID Name:
Amaranthus dubius

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Nitrate (Part: Leaf)





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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