Batch recall – Bain extra-doux dermatologique Widmer, Lösung

Rückruf der Charge 1950065 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


Vigilance for veterinary medicinal products in the year 2019

Reports of adverse reactions to veterinary medicinal products


Swissmedic receives second application for the authorisation of a coronavirus vaccine

The Swiss therapeutic products agency reviews another vaccine in the rolling submission procedure


DHPC – Optiray 300, Injektionslösung in 75 ml Fertigspritzen

Schwierigkeiten beim Aufschrauben der Luer-Lock Adapter


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


The ACSS Consortium welcomes the U.K. as its newest member

The MHRA is delighted to be joining

In focus



Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic

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

Medical devices
New EU regulations (MDR, IVDR)

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

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Incident reporting


Reporting undesirable effects

Medical devices

Reporting incidents & FSCAs




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.

Swissmedic, Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products


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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