Swissmedic videos

About Swissmedic

• Swissmedic video portrait
• Swissmedic, the Swiss regulatory and supervisory authority for therapeutic products


The rulebook on the quality of safe and effective medicinal products

Reporting adverse reactions

Find out in the video how to report adverse drug reactions properly.

About medicinal products

• Illegal medicinal products from the Internet
• Market surveillance - Market Monitoring of Illegal Medicinal Products
• The road to authorisation

About vaccines

• Vaccine development in brief
• How a vaccination works
• How is the safety of vaccines monitored?
• The different types of vaccine

The different types of vaccine

• How an mRNA vaccine works
• How a vector vaccine works
• How a protein vaccine works

About medical devices

• What is a medical device?
• How do medical devices come onto the market?
• What are the tasks of Swissmedic in the area of medical devices?
• Products without a medical purpose – What are they?
• Products without a medical purpose: procurement and use
• Materiovigilance – every report counts!

Miscellaneous topics

• OMCL - Combating nitrosamines
• Interview with executive director Swissmedic (Raimund Bruhin)

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