8 Reasons Why E-Cigarettes Should Not Be Regulated As Medicines
The EU is currently deciding how best to regulate e-cigarettes. Opinion is divided, with many public health organisations and most national governments pushing for the regulation of e-cigarettes as medicinal products, while consumers, manufacturers, along with some doctors and public health experts are asking for a less stringent approach. The European Parliament also voted against medicines regulation.
Here is why we need to avoid the over-regulation of e-cigarettes through medicines licensing: