Hormone pregnancy tests Duogynon Cumorit Primodos Amenerone Forte in 1960/70's

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Mrs. P.J. Plant

Dear Department of Health, Information as listed above hormone pregnancy tests in the 1960/1970's and revoking of licences in 1975

Yours faithfully,

Mrs. P.J. Plant

TGA FOI, Department of Health

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Dear Mrs Plant


Thank you for your email of 10 February 2020 relating to the Hormone
pregnancy tests Duogynon Cumorit Primodos Amenerone Forte.


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Subject: FW: Freedom of Information request - Hormone pregnancy tests
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