Out-of-Stock – Dacepton 5 mg/ml, Infusionslösung

Befristete Bewilligung zum Vertrieb in österreichischer Aufmachung


Batch recall – Ricola Kräutertee Instant, Granulat

Rückruf der Chargen 2000019657, 2000020177 bis auf Stufe Detailhandel


Batch recall – Methylphenidat-Mepha LA 10 mg, Depocaps

Rückruf der Chargen A909021 und A909022 bis auf Stufe Patient


DHPC – Ecalta® (Anidulafungin), Pulver zur Herstellung einer Infusionslösung

Anpassung des Lagerungshinweises der Infusionslösung notwendig


Change in the authorisation practice with regard to innovative human medicinal products for the prevention of communicable diseases

Application of Art. 13 TPA – streamlining of the review procedure for specific medicinal product categories on request

In focus

Medical devices
New EU regulations (MDR, IVDR)

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

Swiss Public Assessment Reports (SwissPAR)

Reports on the results of the assessment of authorisation applications.

Cablivi (PDF, 445 kB, 08.11.2019)
Onpattro (PDF, 1 MB, 13.11.2019)

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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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