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    Why has Mutual Recognition never become common practice for Homeopathic Medicinal Products?

    Directive 2001/83/EC as amended in 2004 lays down the mutual recognition procedure for homeopathic medicinal poducts (HOMPs) subject to the simplified registration: Any simplified registration according to Art. 14 in a member state can be a reference for a MRP in another member state. But practice shows that it remains unclear, in which cases a simplified registration of a homeopathic medicinal product in certain member states can be considered to be “the same medicinal product” and therefore is suitable to trigger a MRP. The existing general definition of “same medicinal product” given by Chapter 2 of Notice to Applicants Volume 2A ( “any ...