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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 June 06, 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:
Kelp Powder

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Balanites Aegyptiaca Fruit Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Beet root Powder

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Beef Protein

Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Turkey protein

Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Chicken Protein

Role:
No role


NHPID Name:
Diaminopyrimidine Oxide

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Diethyllutidinate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Aminopropyl Triethoxysilane

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Impatiens pallida

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Garcinia indica

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Cytidine

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Uridine

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Folium Sauropi

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.

No Changes.


New Roles

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

NHPID Name:
Bismuth subnitrate

Old Role:
Medicinal

New Role:
Non-NHP


Revised Restrictions

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

NHPID Name:
delta-Tocopherol

New Route(s) of Adminstration added:
Topical


NHPID Name:
Acacia Concinna Fruit Extract

New Route(s) of Adminstration added:
Topical


NHPID Name:
Bis-PEG-12 Dimethicone Beeswax

New Restriction Reference added:
For topical leave-on products, up to 6%. Maximum concentration is not required for rinse-off products.


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:
delta-Tocopherol

New NMI Purpose(s):
Preservative Antioxidant


NHPID Name:
delta-Tocopherol

New CAS Registry Number(s) added:
119-13-1


NHPID Name:
Acacia Concinna Fruit Extract

New NMI Purpose(s):
Skin-Conditioning Agent


NHPID Name:
Acetic anhydride

Removed NMI purpose(s):
Solvent


NHPID Name:
Beef protein isolate

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Protein


NHPID Name:
Diisodecyl adipate

New Name Reference added:
CIR


NHPID Name:
Diisodecyl adipate

Name Reference removed:
ICID


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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