What is in this article?:
- Canada opens up to new data on probiotics
The NHPD is said to be accepting data with regards to currently identified live microorganisms species that can be classified as probiotics based on conferred health benefits. They have stated that the probiotics monograph and associated regulations will be revisited and updated should viable human clinical data be presented.
1. NHPD. Live Microorganism AbLS. August 30, 2011. Accessed November 10, 2011.
2. NHPD. Probiotics Monograph. August 30, 2011. Accessed November 10, 2011.
3. CFIA. Chapter 8- Health Claims: Section 8.7-8.16. September 21, 2011. Accessed November 10, 2011.