03.07.2020

A study confirms Swissmedic’s international Competitiveness

In an international comparison of the processing time for scientific assessments, Swissmedic is on a par with the fastest authorities

02.07.2020

DHPC – Equisedan ad us. vet., Injektionslösung

Mögliche Beschädigung der Glasfläschchen

02.07.2020

Swissmedic extends the use of remdesivir

With immediate effect, remdesivir can be used more widely in Switzerland for the treatment of COVID-19 patients

02.07.2020

Regulatory authorities step up cooperation in connection with COVID-19

Further details on observational research

01.07.2020

Optimisation of labelling phase for human medicinal products

Avoiding text review rounds

01.07.2020

List of medicinal products in dispensing category D dispensed by naturopaths with a federal diploma (NP FD)

Human medicinal products in dispensing category D that may be dispensed by naturopaths

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Covid-19-Fokus

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.


Swissmedic, Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products

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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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https://www.swissmedic.ch/content/swissmedic/en/home.html