About this publication
The Swissmedic Journal is the official periodical of the Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products and appears monthly, in German and French. It is published in the middle of the following month on this website. The Journal contains all official announcements and detailed information on current therapeutic product issues. It provides information on Swissmedic's work, legal regulations and requirements in the pharmaceutical and medical device sectors, any risks related to therapeutic products, or international framework conditions. In addition, it contains official announcements about new first authorisations of medicines, authorisation withdrawals, amendments, etc.