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Consent to the Distribution of New Medicines

Pursuant to section 20 of the Medicines Act 1981, the Minister of Health hereby consents to the distribution in New Zealand of the new medicines which were referred to the Minister of Health under the provisions of section 24(5) of the Act and are set out in the Schedule hereto:


Product: Levetiracetam-AFT
Active Ingredient: Levetiracetam 100mg/mL
Dosage Form: Solution for infusion
New Zealand Sponsor: AFT Pharmaceuticals Limited
Manufacturers: Pharmathen SA, Pallini, Greece
Mefar Ilac Sanayii A.S., Istanbul, Turkey
Product: Tecentriq
Active Ingredient: Atezolizumab 1200mg
Dosage Form: Concentrate for infusion
New Zealand Sponsor: Roche Products (NZ) Limited
Manufacturers: Roche Diagnostics GmbH, Mannheim, Germany
F Hoffmann-La Roche Limited, Kaiseraugst, Switzerland

Dated this 21st day of October 2019.

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