23.11.2020

Out-of-Stock – COVID-19 – Authorisations for the temporary import and distribution of human medicines – Update

Licences in accordance with art. 22 para. 3 of the COVID 19 Ordinance 3

23.11.2020

Out-of-Stock – Influvac Tetra, Injektionssuspension

Befristete Bewilligung zum Vertrieb in österreichischer Aufmachung

20.11.2020

Interruption of production at Swiss contract manufacturer may temporarily disrupt supplies

Swissmedic inspection uncovers Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) deficiencies

20.11.2020

Validity of GMP certificates

during the COVID-19 pandemic

19.11.2020

Import ban on DHEA by Antidoping Switzerland

llegal importation of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)

16.11.2020

Batch recall – Co-Irbesartan Spirig HC, Filmtabletten

Rückruf der Chargen 11D1AE, 111FAC, 111UYA, 11FAMC bis auf Stufe Detailhandel

16.11.2020

Out-of-Stock – Suprelorin 9,4mg ad us. vet., Implantat

Sachet des für den Europäischen Markt zugelassenen Produkts in Schweizer Sekundärverpackung mit Schweizer Arzneimittelinformation

13.11.2020

Swissmedic reviews vaccine candidate from Moderna

Another COVID-19 vaccine under rolling review

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23.09.2020

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic

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

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Swissmedic is currently receiving more queries than usual. We are therefore unable to receive telephone enquiries. Please submit your questions to us by e-mail (anfragen@swissmedic.ch).

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Therapeutic Products Legislation update

The modifications following the ordinary revision of the TPA and its right of enforcement will enter into force on 1 January 2019

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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.

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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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