Out-of-Stock – Natulan, Hartkapseln

Befristete Bewilligung zum Vertrieb in internationaler Aufmachung


Batch recall – Xenetix 350, Injektionslösung

Rückruf der Charge 18WF044C01 bis auf Stufe Detailhandel


Batch recall – Ozurdex, intravitreales Implantat in Applikator

Zusatzinformation zum Chargenrückruf vom 07.09.2018


Swissmedic Journal

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Swissmedic Journal September 2018


Revision of the Therapeutic Products Act (TPA): Publication of the specification documents and forms for authorisation applications

Owing to the revision of the TPA and the corresponding implementing ordinances (Therapeutic Products Ordinance Package IV), Swissmedic has adapted the specification documents and forms for authorisation applications.


Out-of-Stock – HBVAXPRO 40, Injektionssuspension

Befristete Bewilligung zum Vertrieb in holländischer Aufmachung.


DHPC – Litak® 10 (Cladribin)

Risiko einer progressiven multifokalen Leukenzephalopathie (PML)

In focus


Valsartan: Extended investigations – products on Swiss market tested to date give no cause for concern

Like the previously analysed products with valsartan, products with losartan, olmesartan and candesartan that have been investigated do not contain elevated NDMA levels.


Medicinal products containing valsartan: First analytical results

Preparations with valsartan that are currently available on the market satisfy the requirements


List of authorised products containing valsartan as active substance

List of preparations and batches affected by the batch recall

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