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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 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:


Active Ingredient:
Dosage Form:
New Zealand Sponsor:

Act-HIB vaccine
Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine 10mcg
Powder for injection with diluent
Sanofi-Aventis New Zealand Limited
Sanofi Pasteur SA, Marcy L’Etoile, France
Sanofi Pasteur SA, Val-De-Reuil Cedex, France
Sanofi SpA, Frosinone, Italy

Dated this 26th day of January 2017.

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