Recent developments

MEPs call for improved availability of CAM medicinal products

19 August - MEPs of the CAM Interest Group have written to the European Health Commissioner urging him to issue a Communication addressing the availability of herbal, homeopathic and anthroposophic medicinal products in the EU. Read more…

Economic impact of homeopathic practice

19 August - A new study finds that management of patients by homeopathic GPs in France may be 20% less expensive than management by conventional medicine GPs. Read more…

50 years of EU pharma legislation

19 August - The Commission celebrates fifty years since the adoption of the first EU pharmaceutical law, but progress for our sector has been slow. Read more…

Study on the availability of medicinal products

04 February -EU regulation and the lack of a coherent legal framework for homeopathic and anthroposophic medicinal products are important drivers of availability problems. Read more…

Sirpa Pietikäinen MEP, CAM Interest Group