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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 May 31, 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:
Dipeptide-2

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Herba Eupatori

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Medicago Sativa (Alfalfa) Seed Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Euphrasia Officinalis Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Acetylarginyltryptophyl Diphenylglycine

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Cetearyl Dimethicone

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Sodium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/Methacrylamidolauric Acid Copolymer,

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Enterococcus faecium T-110

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Chondrus Crispus Powder

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Wheat Germamidopropyldimonium Hydroxypropyl Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Protéine de blé hydrolyzée Germamidopropyldimonium Hydroxypropyle

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Primula Veris Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Ricinoleth-40

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Polylactic acid

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Flos Celosiae Cristatae

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
HDI/PPG/Polycaprolactone Crosspolymer

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Phosphatidylglycerol

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Folium Microctis

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Disodium Lauryl Sulfosuccinate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
C11-15 Pareth-40

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Vanilla Spice Flavour

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Myristica Fragrans (Nutmeg) Seed Powder

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Plectranthus Amboinicus Leaf/Stem Oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Canarium Luzonicum Gum Oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Pericarpium Granati

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Radix Sophorae tonkinensis

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Bungarus Parvus

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Cyperus Rotundus Root Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Vinyl Dimethicone/Lauryl Dimethicone Crosspolymer

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Xanthium Sibiricum Fruit Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Vitis Vinifera Fruit Cell Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Myristica Fragrans (Nutmeg) Seed Powder

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Herba Sedi

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Candida bombicola/Glucose/Methyl rapeseedate ferment

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:
Magnetite

New Common Name(s):
Ci shi; Magnetitum


NHPID Name:
17-Hydroxydocosahexaenoic acid

New Common Name(s):
17-HDHE


NHPID Name:
18-Hydroxy-eicosapentaenoic acid

New Common Name(s):
18-HEPE


New Roles

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

NHPID Name:
Pyrogallol

Old Role:
Non-medicinal

New Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Dihydroxyaluminum aminoacetate

Old Role:
Medicinal

New Role:
Medicinal & Non-medicinal


Revised Restrictions

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

NHPID Name:
Tannic acid

Non-medicinal Restriction(s) removed:
Upper limit: Not exceeding 200 parts per million


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:
Arctocephalus pusillus

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Docosahexaenoic acid (Part: Blubber); Docosapentaenoic acid (Part: Blubber); Eicosapentaenoic acid (Part: Blubber); Omega-3 Fatty acids (Part: Blubber)


NHPID Name:
Camellia sinensis

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


NHPID Name:
Theobroma Grandiflorum Fruit Extract

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Theacrine (Part: Fruit)


NHPID Name:
Oroxylin A

New Source Material(s) added:
Oroxylum indicum (Parts: Stem bark)


NHPID Name:
Naloxone

Non-NHP Rationale changed:
A non-NHP because not a naturally occurring substance included in Schedule 1 of the Natural Health Products Regulations. Naloxone is listed in the Prescription Drug List as follows: Naloxone or its salts, except when indicated for emergency use for opioid overdose outside hospital settings.


NHPID Name:
Deoxycholic acid

Non-NHP Rationale changed:
Deoxycholic acid is listed in the Prescription Drug List as follows: Deoxycholic acid or its salts, when used in an injectable form.


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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