Patent Medicine Regulations.
United Press" Association—Per Electrio | Telegraph. Wellington, May 6. Sir Joseph Ward, Minister of Public Health, interviewed re the cable re patent medicine regulations, received from London to-day, stated ho had received no intimation on the subject. He had understood that, generally speaking, the present arrangement was satisfactory to the great balk of patent medicine proprietors. The only question was the bost way to protect the public from deleterious medicine. He could not see that the proprietor of a patent medicine had anything to fear under the regulations. He simply lodged his formula confidentially with the Minister of Public Health, (and it did not go on record m the Department m any way There must be some misconception on the part of the proprietors who were agitating m the matter. However, he would look into the matter again.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6563, 6 May 1905
Patent Medicine Regulations. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6563, 6 May 1905
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