Eva Barrenberg

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To provide an overview of applications to change drug prescription status submitted to the German Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices between 2009 and 2014 and to examine the success of these applications based on regulatory considerations. A content analysis of session minutes held by the Expert Advisory Committee for Prescription-Only Issues(More)
In Europe, little empirical evidence is available about over-the-counter (OTC) drug consumption and risk perceptions. The objective of this study was to describe consumers’ OTC drug use and perceptions of OTC drug safety in Germany. An online survey based on a quota sample with combined strata for age, gender, and education of 300 adult German participants(More)
Little is known about the extent of switches from prescription-only (Rx) to over-the-counter (OTC) status in Europe and about the pharmacological properties of the switched substances. The objectives of this study were to provide an overview of the substances that were switched from Rx to OTC status in Germany between 2006 and 2015 and to assess their(More)
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