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Consent to the Distribution of a New Medicine

Pursuant to section 20 of the Medicines Act 1981, the Minister of Health hereby consents to the distribution in New Zealand of the new medicine set out in the Schedule hereto:


Active Ingredient:
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New Zealand Sponsor:

Diclohexal 1%
Diclofenac sodium 10mg/g
Topical gel
Novartis New Zealand Limited
PSM Healthcare Limited (trading as API Consumer Brands), Auckland

Dated this 14th day of July 2016.

CHRIS JAMES, Acting Group Manager, Medsafe, Ministry of Health (pursuant to delegation given by the Minister of Health on 11 September 2013).