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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 June 28, 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:
Juniperus Osteosperma Oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Vaccinium Myrtillus Seed Oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Nymphaea Alba Leaf Cell Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Betula Alba Leaf Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
PEG-8 Caprylic/Capric Glycerides

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Laneth-20

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Isoamyl P-Methoxycinnamate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Ribes Nigrum (Black Currant) Bud Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Prunella Vulgaris Leaf Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Salvia Hispanica Seed Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Stevia Rebaudiana Leaf Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Pelvetia Canaliculata Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Pouzolzia Pentandra Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Sesbania Grandiflora Flower Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Fu Shi

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Lapis Chloriti

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Radix Semiaquilegiae

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Herba Aristolochiae Mollissimae

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Diethylamino hydroxybenzoyl hexyl benzoate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Schinziophyton rautanenii

Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Schinziophyton rautanenii kernel oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Rosa gallica flower extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Fructus Litseae

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Caulis Piperis kadsurae

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Cilantro leaf oil

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:
Ceramide 2

New Proper Name(s):
Ceramide NS


NHPID Name:
Pyrite

New Common Name(s):
Pyritum


NHPID Name:
Pyrite

New Common Name(s):
Zi ran tong


New Roles

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

NHPID Name:
S-Equol

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:
S-Equol

New Route(s) of Adminstration added:
Topical


NHPID Name:
S-Equol

New Restriction Reference added:
ICID


NHPID Name:
S-Equol

New Non-medicinal Restriction(s) added:
For topical use only.


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:
Pectin

New Source Material(s) added:
Citrus aurantiifolia (Parts: Fruit peel)


NHPID Name:
Trifolium pratense (Clover) Flower Extract

New NMI Purpose(s):
Masking Agent


NHPID Name:
S-Equol

New NMI Purpose(s):
Skin-Conditioning Agent


NHPID Name:
Shark Liver Oil

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Vitamin A; Squalene; Eicosapentaenoic acid; Docosahexaenoic acid


NHPID Name:
Sodium

New Source Material(s) added:
Disodium citrate


NHPID Name:
Citrate

New Source Material(s) added:
Disodium citrate


NHPID Name:
Citrate

New Source Material(s) added:
Citric acid


NHPID Name:
Free plant sterols

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Campesterol


NHPID Name:
Free plant sterols

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Stigmasterol


NHPID Name:
Free plant sterols

New Source Material(s) added:
Tall oil


NHPID Name:
Free plant stanols

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
beta-Sitostanol


NHPID Name:
Free plant stanols

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Campestanol


NHPID Name:
Free plant stanols

New Source Material(s) added:
Tall oil


NHPID Name:
Selenium

New Source Material(s) added:
Selenium glutarate


NHPID Name:
Pyrite

New CAS Registry Number(s) added:
1309-36-0


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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