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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: Remicade
Active Ingredient: Infliximab 100mg
Dosage Form: Powder for infusion concentrate
New Zealand Sponsor: Schering-Plough a division of Schering-Plough Animal Health Limited
Manufacturers: Parkedale Pharmaceuticals Inc, Rochester, Michigan, United States of America
Patheon Italia SpA, Monza, Milan, Italy
Schering-Plough Company, Innishannon, County Cork, Ireland
Dated this 29th day of March 2007.
DON MATHESON, Deputy Director-General, Public Health (pursuant to delegation given by the Minister of Health on 6 July 2001).