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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 April 19, 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:
Acetylated Glycol Stearate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Polyglyceryl-10 Mono/Dioleate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Kigelia Africana Fruit Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Maris Sal

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Radix Ampelopsis Delavayanae

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Blackberry seed oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Silk protein hydrolysate

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Myrosinase

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Bifida Ferment Lysate

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:
D&C Red No. 36

New Common Name(s):
Pigment red 4


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.

NHPID Name:
Ethyl cellulose

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:
Origanum compactum

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Carvacrol (Part: Herb top flowering); Thymol (Part: Herb top flowering)


NHPID Name:
Arachis hypogaea

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Protein (Part: Seed)


NHPID Name:
Ethyl cellulose

New NMI Purpose(s):
Film Former, Fragrance Ingredient, Viscosity Increasing Agent - Aqueous


NHPID Name:
Ethyl cellulose

New Additional Details added :
Topical use only for the purposes Film former, Fragrance ingredient and Viscosity increasing agent - aqueous, as in the International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary.


NHPID Name:
Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Seed Oil

New NMI Purpose(s):
Flavour Enhancer


NHPID Name:
Bombyx mori

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Silk protein hydrolysate (Cocoon)


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.

Modification:
New units: Protease Picomol International units


Homeopathic Ingredient Modifications

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

No Changes.


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