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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 October 04, 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:
Oenanthe javanica

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Isodon lophanthoides

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Eucalyptus dives leaf essential oil

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
C13-14 Alkane

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Mitoquinone mesylate

Role:
Non-NHP


NHPID Name:
Copaiba essential oil

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Yogurt extract

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:
Plukenetia volubilis

New Common Name(s):
Sacha inchi


NHPID Name:
Rhaponticum carthamoides

New Common Name(s):
Maralrot


New Roles

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

NHPID Name:
Azelaic acid

Old Role:
No role

New Role:
Non-medicinal


Revised Restrictions

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

NHPID Name:
Gluconolactone

New Route(s) of Adminstration added:
Oral


NHPID Name:
Gluconolactone

New Route(s) of Adminstration added:
Topical


NHPID Name:
Phytic acid

New Route(s) of Adminstration added:
Topical


NHPID Name:
Origanum Majorana Leaf Extract

New Non-medicinal Restriction(s) added:
Oral use only for the NMI purpose Flavour enhancer.


NHPID Name:
Origanum Majorana Leaf Extract

Non-medicinal Restriction(s) changed:
Topical use only for the purposes Fragrance Ingredient and Skin-Conditioning Agent, as in the International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary.


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:
Ethylene brassylate

New NMI Purpose(s):
Masking agent


NHPID Name:
Ethylene brassylate

New Toxicity restriction added:
Tonicity Agent


NHPID Name:
Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate

New NMI Purpose(s):
Preservative Antioxidant


NHPID Name:
Phytic acid

New NMI Purpose(s):
Chelating Agent


NHPID Name:
Ethyl laurate

New NMI Purpose(s):
Emollient


NHPID Name:
Origanum Majorana Leaf Extract

New NMI Purpose(s):
Flavour Enhancer


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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