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2020-01-23 

Federal Administrative Court lifts ban on ginkgo

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Dear Sirs and Madames,

In the past, the marketability of dietary supplements with Ginkgo biloba extracts was highly controversial. More recently, some courts have tried to classify products containing 80 mg of ginkgo as a medicine. In this sense, the OVG Niedersachsen.

However, since the reasons for the decision of these judgments contradicted the requirements of the case law of the European Court of Justice and the Federal Administrative Court, Dr. Thomas Büttner successfully appealed against this to the Federal Administrative Court.

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