- Traditional Medicine > Traditional, Complementary and Herbal Medicine
- Quality and Safety: Medicines > Regulatory Support
(1998; 49 pages) [French] [Spanish]
Herbal products (products containing only plants and/or plant extracts) consist of two categories: officially registered pharmaceuticals; and non-registered products which are classified as foodstuffs and for which medicinal claims are not allowed. Herbal products classified as medicinal products have to follow the normal registration procedure .