Repevax and Infanrix-IPV PGDs extended until 31st October 2016

PGD extension letter – Repevax and Infanrix

The current Patient Group Direction (PGD) for the pre-school booster (combined diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis and inactivated poliomyelitis vaccine (Repevax and Infanrix IPV vaccines) – NECSAT 2014/014) expires on 31st August 2016.

In order for the approval process to be completed appropriately it has been necessary to extend the authorisation of the PGD for 2 months, until the new PGD is issued.

The attached letter authorises and extends the validity of the Repevax and Infanrix PGD to continue to be valid and used until 31st October 2016, unless replaced earlier.