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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 24, 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:
Ammonium Benzoate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
PPG-33 Butyl Ether

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Hydrolyzed Oat Protein

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Potassium Palmitoyl Hydrolyzed Oat Protein

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
AMP-Acrylates/C1-18 Alkyl Acrylate/C1-8 Alkyl Acrylamide Copolymer

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Oligopeptide-1

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Stevia Rebaudiana Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Ximenia Americana Seed Oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
PEG-9 Dimethicone

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Hedychium Spicatum Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Gardenia Taitensis Flower Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Elettaria Cardamomum Seed Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Gypsophila Paniculata Root Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Oxystelma esculentum

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Hydroxycinnamic acids

Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Tetramethylhexadecenylcysteine Formylprolinate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Liquidambar Styraciflua Oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Juglans Regia (Walnut) Seed Oil

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Alcaligenes Polysaccharides

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Tricholoma magnivelare

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Sophora japonica Quercetin-Phosphatidylcholine complex Group

Role:
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:
Opuntia ficus-indica

New Common Name(s):
Mission cactus


NHPID Name:
Opuntia ficus-indica

Removed Common Name(s):
Tuna cactus


NHPID Name:
Phthalocyanine Green

New Common Name(s):
C.I. 74260


NHPID Name:
Chloral hydrate

Removed Common Name(s):
Noctec; trichloroacetaldehyde monohydrate


NHPID Name:
Chloral hydrate

New Common Name(s):
Chloral hydrate


NHPID Name:
d-Limonene

New Common Name(s):
Limonene


New Roles

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

NHPID Name:
Sodium pyruvate

Old Role:
Medicinal

New Role:
Medicinal & Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Amelanchier alnifolia

Old Role:
No role

New Role:
Medicinal


Revised Restrictions

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

No Changes.


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:
Phthalocyanine Green

New CAS Registry Number(s) added:
1328-53-6


NHPID Name:
Beheneth-30

New NMI Purpose(s):
Emulsifying Agent


NHPID Name:
Beheneth-30

New NMI Purpose(s):
Surfactant


NHPID Name:
Herba Senecionis Scandentis

Modification:
Organism Part revised to "Herb top".


NHPID Name:
Calcium

New Source Ingredient(s) added:
Calcium D-pantothenate


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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