Comirnaty® COVID-10 vaccines from Pfizer AG: authorisation without special conditions approved

Three formulations (authorisation nos. 68225 and 68710, with 30 and 10 μg/dose) authorised for five years


Swissmedic inspects Class I manufacturers in Switzerland

Swissmedic inspected 27 Class I medical device manufacturers in Switzerland regarding compliance with the new requirements and market observations


Swissmedic partially lifts suspensions for Amino AG: medicinal product authorisations are valid again, manufacturing activities still suspended

Interim decision concerning suspension of establishment licences and medicinal product authorisations of Amino AG


Out-of-Stock – Calcitriol Salmon Pharma, Kapseln

Befristete Bewilligung zum Vertrieb in deutscher Aufmachung


Technical Update CPP Order Form and new Version of the Guidance Request CPP

A new version of the CPP order form and the guidance Request CPP is effective immediately.


eCTD v4.0 Implementation Guide published

Swissmedic has published the Implementation Guide for eCTD v4.0. The package is now available for download.


Batch recall – Natrium Bicarbonicum Bichsel 1.4% / 4.0% / 8.4%, Infusionslösung

Rückruf aller Chargen bis auf Stufe Endverbraucher


HPC – Isofluran

Vorsichtsmassnahmen für die Anwenderinnen und Anwender, Anwendung zur Ferkelkastration

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COVID-19 Pandemic

Information on the new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2)

Vaccines against COVID-19

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Public Summary SwissPAR


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Swissmedic monitors all therapeutic products on the market in Switzerland. Our independent experts ensure the therapeutic products you and your loved ones need are effective, safe and of the highest quality.

Illegal medicinal products from the Internet

Find out in this video why you should be careful when buying medicinal products online, and what happens if customs officials discover that a consignment addressed to you contains illegally imported medicinal products.



New medical devices regulations

Information concerning the new EU-Regulations as well as their implementation in Switzerland.


What are the tasks of Swissmedic in the area of medical devices?

What is a medical device? How do medical devices come onto the market? How do you recognise a medical device? Based on examples, our videos answer these and a number of other questions.

Medical devices: List of Field Safety Corrective Actions (FSCA) and recalls

Swissmedic monitors all safety measures and recalls for medical devices that are manufactured or marketed in Switzerland.

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Swissmedic – for therapeutic products you can trust

Swissmedic is the Swiss authority responsible for the authorisation and supervision of therapeutic products. Swissmedic's activities are based on the Law on Therapeutic Products.

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