18.09.2020

Authorisation of medicinal products for the prevention and treatment of COVID-19

Publication of new guidance document on procedures for authorising medicinal products during a pandemic

17.09.2020

Out-of-Stock – Euthyrox 100, Tabletten

Befristete Bewilligung zum Vertrieb in schweizerisch/österreichische Aufmachung

16.09.2020

Echinacea as a supposed remedy against the new coronavirus

Media articles on Echinaforce® and online offers in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic

16.09.2020

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

15.09.2020

Out-of-Stock – Voriconazol-Mepha i.v., Pulver für ein Konzentrat zur Herstellung einer Infusion, 200mg

Befristete Bewilligung zum Vertrieb in spanischer Aufmachung

15.09.2020

Update – Warning about supposedly herbal products

Swissmedic is issuing an urgent warning regarding slimming products and other supposedly natural products

08.09.2020

Information regarding a batch recall abroad

Falsified Soliris 300 mg, batch 1000706, EXP. 07/2021 (The Swiss market is not affected)

08.09.2020

Medical devices in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic

Information sheet on protective masks, gloves and other personal protective equipment as well as hand sanitisers and coronavirus tests

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01.05.2020

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic

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

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New EU regulations (MDR, IVDR)

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

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04.12.2018

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 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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