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Table 1 Topics typically covered in the interviews

From: Analysing the landscape for prescription to non-prescription reclassification (switch) in Germany: an interview study of committee members and stakeholders

• Barriers and enablers to reclassification in Germany
• Experiences of the processes and committee meetings
• Potential improvements to the process or constitution of the committee
• Quality of applications
• Views on reclassification and self-medication generally
• The ability of pharmacy to manage non-prescription medicines
• Access to doctors in Germany
• Consumer culture and behaviour
• Research on reclassifications
• Market exclusivity related to collection of evidence
• Potential areas for reclassification.