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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 following new 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: Polio Sabin (Oral) Monodose
Active Ingredients: Polio virus type 1 1,000,000CCID50
Polio virus type 2 100,000CCID50
Polio virus type 3 316,227CCID50
Dosage Form: mono-dose Oral suspension
New Zealand Sponsor: GlaxoSmithKline (NZ) Limited
Manufacturers: GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals SA, Parc de la Noire Epine, Wavre, Belgium
GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals SA, Rixensart, Belgium
Dated this 1st day of August 2008.
JOHN HAZELDINE, Acting Deputy Director-General, Sector Accountability and Funding Directorate (pursuant to delegation given by the Minister of Health on 6 July 2001).