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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 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: Quadracel
Active Ingredients: Diphtheria toxoid, adsorbed 15Lf U
Pertactin 3mcg
Pertussis filamentous haemagglutinin 20mcg
Pertussis fimbriae 2+3 5mcg
Pertussis toxoid, adsorbed 20mcg
Polio virus type 1 40DAgU
Polio virus type 2 8DAgU
Polio virus type 3 32DAgU
Tetanus toxoid, adsorbed 5Lf U
Dosage Form: Suspension for injection
New Zealand Sponsor: Pharmacy Retailing (NZ) Limited t/a Healthcare Logistics
Manufacturers: Sanofi Pasteur Inc, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Sanofi Pasteur Limited, Ontario, Canada

Dated this 25th day of November 2022.

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