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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 February 16, 2017.

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:
PEG-3 Dimethicone

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Butyloctanol

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
SD Alcohol 38-B

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Bacosides

Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Acetobacter aceti

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Shea Butter Ethyl Esters

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Dimethyl Capramide

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Disodium Sebacoyl Bis-Lauramidolysine

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Sodium Methyl Oleoyl Taurate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
PEG-18 Glyceryl Oleate/Cocoate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Butyl Hydroxycyclohexane Carboxylate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Glycereth-12

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Macadamia integrifolia

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Comptonia peregrina

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Lonicera caerulea

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Magnesium beta-Hydroxybutyrate

Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Sodium beta-Hydroxybutyrate

Role:
No role


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.

Old NHPID Name:
Humic acid sodium salt

New NHPID Name:
Humic acids, sodium salts


Old NHPID Name:
PhF_Kalium bichromicum

New NHPID Name:
PhEur_Kalium bichromicum


Revised Proper and Common Names

In this update, the following non-homeopathic ingredients had their common or proper names revised.

NHPID Name:
Bacosides A and B

Removed Common Name(s):
Bacosides


NHPID Name:
Silica Dimethyl Silylate

New Common Name(s):
Silica dimethyl silylate


NHPID Name:
Silica Dimethyl Silylate

New Proper Name(s):
Dimethylsilyl silicic anhydride


NHPID Name:
Semen Armeniacae Amarum

New Common Name(s):
Tian xing ren


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:
Silica Dimethyl Silylate

New Non-medicinal Restriction(s) added:
For topical use only, up to 10%, when formulated to be non-irritating and non-sensitizing.


NHPID Name:
Tannic acid

New Non-medicinal Restriction(s) added:
Oral


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:
Lecithin

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Phosphatidylcholine


NHPID Name:
Denatured alcohol

New NMI Purpose(s):
Fragrance Ingredient


NHPID Name:
Denatured alcohol

New NMI Purpose(s):
Viscosity Decreasing Agent


NHPID Name:
D-Glucose monohydrate

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Glucose


NHPID Name:
Vinyl Dimethicone/Lauryl Dimethicone Crosspolymer

New NMI Purpose(s):
Skin-Conditioning Agent


NHPID Name:
Oxidized starch

Removed NMI purpose(s):
Skin-Conditioning Agent


NHPID Name:
Protein

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Avena sativa


NHPID Name:
Ursolic acid

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Prunus mume


NHPID Name:
Oleanolic acid

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Prunus mume


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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