Batch recalls – Irbesartan HCT Zentiva, Filmtabletten / Irbesartan Zentiva, Filmtabletten

Alle im Rückrufschreiben erwähnten Chargen bis auf Stufe Detailhandel


Batch recalls – CoAprovel, Filmtabletten / Aprovel, Filmtabletten

Alle im Rückrufschreiben erwähnten Chargen bis auf Stufe Detailhandel


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


Batch recall – NaCl 0.9% B. Braun 100 ml Ecobag, Infusionslösung

Rückruf der Charge 210157661 bis auf Stufe Endverbraucher


HPC – Valbazen ad us. vet., Suspension für Rinder

Neue Wartezeiten für Milch und essbares Gewebe


Out-of-Stock – Piperacillin/Tazobactam Sandoz 4,5 g Pulver zur Herstellung einer Infusionslösung

Befristete Bewilligung zum Vertrieb in baltischer, respektive in kroatischer Aufmachung


Reports of suspected adverse reactions to COVID-19 vaccines in Switzerland – update

4,319 reports evaluated – the overall positive benefit-risk ratio of the vaccines remains


Batch recall – Tonopan forte 25 mg, Dragées

Rückruf der Charge M208739 bis auf Stufe Detailhandel

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New medical devices regulations

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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


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 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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