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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 November 07, 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:
Schisandra propinqua

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Operculina petaloidea

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Propylene Glycol Ricinoleate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Potassium Cocoyl Glycinate

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Phoenix Dactylifera (Date) Leaf Cell Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Paeonia Lactiflora Leaf Cell Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Juniperus Communis Callus Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Pterocarpus soyauxii Wood Extract

Role:
Non-medicinal


NHPID Name:
Hemerocallis citrina Baroni

Role:
Medicinal


NHPID Name:
Camellia petelotii

Role:
Medicinal


Removed Ingredients

In this update, the following non-homeopathic ingredients were removed.

NHPID Name:
Epoxy resin

Role:
Non-NHP


Revised NHPID Names

In this update, the following non-homeopathic ingredients had their NHPID name revised.

Old NHPID Name:
EDTA tetrapotassium salt

New NHPID Name:
Tetrapotassium EDTA


Revised Proper and Common Names

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

NHPID Name:
Superoxide dismutase

New Common Name(s):
SOD


NHPID Name:
Oleum Menthae Dementholatum (Essential Oil)

New Common Name(s):
Chinese mint Essential Oil (Dementholated)


NHPID Name:
Oleum Menthae Dementholatum (Essential Oil)

New Common Name(s):
Chinese Peppermint Essential Oil (Dementholated)


NHPID Name:
Oleum Menthae Dementholatum (Essential Oil)

Removed Common Name(s):
Chinese mint Essential Oil


NHPID Name:
Oleum Menthae Dementholatum (Essential Oil)

Removed Common Name(s):
Chinese Peppermint Essential Oil


NHPID Name:
Wolfiporia extensa

New Common Name(s):
Hoelen


NHPID Name:
Wolfiporia extensa

New Common Name(s):
Indian bread


NHPID Name:
Wolfiporia extensa

New Common Name(s):
Sclerotium of tuckahoe


NHPID Name:
Acid Violet 43

New Common Name(s):
Ext. Violet 2


NHPID Name:
Tripotassium EDTA

Removed Proper Name(s):
Tripotassium EDTA


NHPID Name:
Tripotassium EDTA

New Proper Name(s):
N,N'-1,2-Ethanediylbis[N-(carboxymethyl)glycine], tripotassium salt


NHPID Name:
Tetrasodium EDTA

Removed Proper Name(s):
Tetrasodium EDTA


NHPID Name:
Tetrasodium EDTA

New Proper Name(s):
N,N'-1,2-Ethanediylbis[N-(carboxymethyl)glycine], tetrasodium salt


NHPID Name:
Tetrapotassium EDTA

Removed Common Name(s):
EDTA tetrapotassium salt


NHPID Name:
Tetrapotassium EDTA

New Common Name(s):
Tetrapotassium EDTA


NHPID Name:
Edetate sodium

Removed Proper Name(s):
TetrasoAcetic acid, (ethylenedinitrilo)tetra-, tetrasodium salt


NHPID Name:
Calcium copper edetate

Removed Proper Name(s):
Calcium copper edetate


NHPID Name:
Calcium copper edetate

New Proper Name(s):
Calcium copper 2-[bis(2-oxido-2-oxoethyl)amino]ethyl-(2-oxido-2-ethyl)amino]acetate


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:
Acid Violet 43

New Non-medicinal Restriction(s) added:
For external use only.


NHPID Name:
Polypropylene glycol

New Non-medicinal Restriction(s) added:
For topical use, up to 22%, when formulated to be non-irritating.


NHPID Name:
PPG-30

New Non-medicinal Restriction(s) added:
For topical use only, up to 22%, when formulated to be non-irritating.


NHPID Name:
Propylene glycol

Non-medicinal Restriction(s) changed:
Children >5 years: up to 200 mg/kg body weight/day; Adults: up to 400 mg/kg body weight/day


NHPID Name:
Basic violet 10

New Non-medicinal Restriction(s) added:
For topical use only.


NHPID Name:
Tripotassium EDTA

New Non-medicinal Restriction(s) added:
For topical use only.


NHPID Name:
Tetrasodium EDTA

New Non-medicinal Restriction(s) added:
For topical use only.


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:
Superoxide dismutase

New Source Material(s) added:
Rosa roxburghii ( Parts: Fruit )


NHPID Name:
Moringa oleifera - Leaf

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Chromium


NHPID Name:
Phyllanthus amarus - Leaf

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Bitter principles


NHPID Name:
Phospholipids

New NMI Purpose(s):
Delivery System


NHPID Name:
Wolfiporia extensa - Cultured mycelia

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Polysaccharides


NHPID Name:
Zea mays - Seed

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Inositol


NHPID Name:
Acid Violet 43

Additional Details removed:
Permitted for external use


NHPID Name:
Zea mays - Seed

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Amylopectin


NHPID Name:
Butylated hydroxytoluene

New NMI Purpose(s):
Fragrance Ingredient


NHPID Name:
Moringa oleifera - Leaf

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Vitamin B6


NHPID Name:
Panax notoginseng - Root and rhizome

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Saponins


NHPID Name:
Chromium histidinate

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Chromium


NHPID Name:
Polypropylene glycol

Toxicity Restriction changed:
Up to 1.5 mg/kg bw/day as a group tolerable daily intake with 1,2-polypropylene oxide and dipropylene glycol.


NHPID Name:
Theragra chalcogramma - Whole

New Sub-ingredient(s) added:
Omega-7 fatty acids, Palmitoleic acid


NHPID Name:
Nicotinamide riboside chloride

New CAS Registry Number(s) added:
23111-00-4


NHPID Name:
L-Alanine

New NMI Purpose(s):
Thermoprotectant


NHPID Name:
L-Cysteine

New NMI Purpose(s):
Thermoprotectant


NHPID Name:
Sodium lauryl sulfate

New Toxicity restriction added:
Acceptable daily intake of up to 0.86 mg/kg bw/day.


Monograph Modifications

In this update, the following single ingredient or product monographs were added or modified.

Modification:
"Green Tea Extracts" monograph modified


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.

Modification:
Add new MOP "Fermented powder standardized"


Homeopathic Ingredient Modifications

In this update, the following homeopathic ingredients were added or modified.

No Changes.


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