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Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending, as regards information to the general public on medicinal products for human use subject to medical prescription, Regulation (EC) No 726/2004 laying down Community procedures for the authorisation and supervision of medicinal products for human and veterinary use and establishing a European Medicines Agency     

Abstract

This proposal aims to provide for a clear framework for provision of information by marketing authorisation holders about their prescription-only medicines to the general public with a view to enhancing the rational use of these medicines, while ensuring that the legislative framework continues to prohibit direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription-only medicines.

Process

Commission Status

10/12/2008

10/12/08 

24/11/10 

Proposal Adopted by European Commission

Supplement

Commissions position on EP amendments on first reading 

Next Action: TBA

EU Parliament Status

17/12/2008

24/11/10 

Received from Commission

EP opinion first rdg 

Next Action: TBA

Council Status

17/12/2008

9/6/09

1/12/09 

Received from Commission

Discussions 

Discussions 

Next Action: TBA

Additional Comments

None

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