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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 Ingredients:

Dosage Form:
New Zealand Sponsor:

Ergometrine maleate 0.5mg/mL
Oxytocin 5IU/mL
Solution for injection
PSM Healthcare Limited trading as API Consumer Brands
Novartis Pharma Stein AG, Stein, Switzerland
Rotexmedica GmbH Arzneimittelwerk, Trittau, Germany

Dated this 11th day of August 2017.

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