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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 October 18, 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:
2-Ketogluconic acid

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Flos Plumeriae

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Polyamino Sugar Condensate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Betula pendula subsp. Pendula

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Cladanthus mixtus

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Litsea Glutinosa Leaf Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Monetaria moneta

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Dens Draconis

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Hydrolyzed Psoralea Corylifolia Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Salep

New Common Name(s):
Saaleb


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:
Citronellol

New Common Name(s):
beta-Citronellol


NHPID Name:
Dried Yeast

New Common Name(s):
Brewers yeast


NHPID Name:
Cognac Oil Green

Removed Common Name(s):
Brewers yeast


NHPID Name:
Cognac Oil Green

New Common Name(s):
Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Leaf Essential Oil


NHPID Name:
Amitriptyline

Removed Common Name(s):
5-(3-dimethylaminopropylidene)dibenzo[a,d][1,4]cycloheptadiene; Lantron


NHPID Name:
Amitriptyline

New Common Name(s):
Amitriptyline


NHPID Name:
Colchicine

Removed Common Name(s):
7alphaH-Colchicine; Colchisol


NHPID Name:
Colchicine

New Common Name(s):
Colchicine


NHPID Name:
Ketoconazole

Removed Common Name(s):
Fungarest; Ketoderm


NHPID Name:
Ketoconazole

New Common Name(s):
Ketoconazole


NHPID Name:
Ivermectin

Removed Proper Name(s):
Ivermectin


NHPID Name:
Ivermectin

New Proper Name(s):
22,23-Dihydroabamectin


NHPID Name:
Ivermectin

Removed Common Name(s):
22,23-Dihydroabamectin; 22,23-dihydro-C-07681; Stromectol


NHPID Name:
Ivermectin

New Common Name(s):
Ivermectin


NHPID Name:
Isoeugenyl benzyl ether

Removed Proper Name(s):
Isoeugenyl benzyl ether


NHPID Name:
Isoeugenyl benzyl ether

New Proper Name(s):
2-Methoxy-1-(phenylmethoxy)-4-(1-propenyl)benzene


NHPID Name:
Isoeugenyl benzyl ether

Removed Common Name(s):
1-Benzyloxy-2-methoxy-4-propenylbenzene; 2-methoxy-1-(phenylmethoxy)-4-(1-propenyl)benzene; 2-methoxy-1-phenylmethoxy-4-prop-1-enyl-benzene; Benzene, 1-(benzyloxy)-2-methoxy-4-propenyl-; Benzene, 2-methoxy-1-(phenylmethoxy)-4-(1-propenyl)-; benzyl 2-methoxy-4-(1-propenyl)phenyl ether; Benzyl 2-methoxy-4-prop-1-enylphenyl ether; Benzyl 2-methoxy-4-propenylphenyl ether; Benzyl isoeugenol; Benzyl isoeugenyl ether


NHPID Name:
Isoeugenyl benzyl ether

New Common Name(s):
Isoeugenyl benzyl ether


NHPID Name:
Isoeugenyl phenylacetate

Removed Proper Name(s):
Isoeugenyl phenylacetate


NHPID Name:
Isoeugenyl phenylacetate

New Proper Name(s):
2-Methoxy-4-(1-propen-1-yl)phenyl phenylacetate


NHPID Name:
Potassium hydroxide

New Route(s) of Adminstration added:
Oral


NHPID Name:
Methylisothiazolinone

New Medicinal Restriction(s) added :
For topical use only. Not permitted in leave-on products, up to 0.0015% in rinse-off products, unless evidence is provided demonstrating that the product is formulated as non-sensitizing; in such a case, up to 0.01%.


NHPID Name:
Fish Oil

New NMI Purpose(s):
Skin-Conditioning Agent


NHPID Name:
Schinus Terebinthifolia Seed Extract

New NMI Purpose(s):
Skin-Conditioning Agent


NHPID Name:
Nannochloropsis Oculata Extract

New NMI Purpose(s):
Skin-Conditioning Agent


NHPID Name:
2-Ketogluconic acid

New Source Material(s) added:
Calcium ketogluconate


NHPID Name:
Betula pendula

Taxonomical Synonym(s) removed:
Betula pendula f. dalecarlica


NHPID Name:
Betula pendula

Taxonomical Synonym(s) removed:
Betula verrucosa


NHPID Name:
Cassia Cinnamon Bark Dry

New Method(s) of Preparation added:
Powdered


NHPID Name:
Shilajit

New Source Material(s) added:
Purified Shilajit


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:
Cognac Oil Green

Method(s) of Preparation removed:
Oil, Essential (enfleurage) , Oil, Essential (enfleurage) Standardised , 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) Standardised


NHPID Name:
Isoeugenyl phenylacetate

Removed Common Name(s):
(2-methoxy-4-prop-1-enyl-phenyl) 2-phenylacetate; 2-methoxy-4-(1-propen-1-yl)phenyl phenylacetate; 2-methoxy-4-phenyl phenylacetate; 4-propenylguaiacyl phenylacetate; Isoeugenyl alpha-Toluate


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:
Isoeugenyl phenylacetate

New Common Name(s):
Isoeugenyl phenylacetate


NHPID Name:
3-Phenylpropyl cinnamate

Removed Proper Name(s):
3-Phenylpropyl cinnamate


NHPID Name:
3-Phenylpropyl cinnamate

New Proper Name(s):
3-Phenyl-2-propenoic acid, 3-phenylpropyl ester


NHPID Name:
3-Phenylpropyl cinnamate

Removed Common Name(s):
3-Phenyl-2-propenoic acid, 3-phenylpropyl ester; 3-Phenylpropyl 3-phenyl-2-propenoate; 3-Phenylpropyl 3-phenylacrylate; 3-Phenylpropyl beta-phenylacrylate beta-Phenylpropyl cinnamate; Cinnamic acid, 3-phenylpropyl ester; Hydrocinnamyl 3-phenylpropenoate; Hydrocinnamyl cinnamate


NHPID Name:
3-Phenylpropyl cinnamate

New Common Name(s):
3-Phenylpropyl cinnamate


NHPID Name:
Phenyl acetate

Removed Proper Name(s):
Phenyl acetate


NHPID Name:
Phenyl acetate

New Proper Name(s):
Acetic acid, phenyl ester


NHPID Name:
Phenyl acetate

Removed Common Name(s):
(Acetyloxy) benzene; Acetic acid, phenyl ester; acetoxybenzene; acetylphenol; phenol acetate New Common Name: 3-Phenylpropyl cinnamate


NHPID Name:
Citrus bioflavonoids

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Flavonoids expressed as hesperidin


NHPID Name:
Calculus Macacae Mulattae

Method(s) of Preparation removed:
Decoction , Decoction concentrate , Extract dry


NHPID Name:
Mentha Cardiaca

Role:
Medicinal


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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