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Consent to the Distribution of a Changed Medicine

Pursuant to section 20 of the Medicines Act 1981, the Minister of Health hereby consents to the distribution in New Zealand of the changed medicine which was referred to the Minister of Health, under the provisions of section 24 (5) of the Act, and is set out in the Schedule hereto:
Product: Tripacel
Active Ingredients: Diphtheria toxoid, adsorbed 30IU
Pertactin 3Ág/dose
Pertussis filamentous haemagglutinin 5Ág/dose
Pertussis fimbriae 2+3 5Ág/dose
Pertussis toxoid, adsorbed 10Ág/dose
Tetanus toxoid, adsorbed 40IU
Dosage Form: Suspension for injection
New Zealand Sponsor: Aventis Pharma Limited
Manufacturer: Aventis Pasteur Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Dated this 9th day of September 2004.
GRAEME GILLESPIE, Acting Deputy Director-General, Public Health (pursuant to delegation given by the Minister of Health on 6 July 2001).