Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic

Empfehlung des Bundesrates: Bleiben Sie zu Hause, insbesondere, wenn Sie alt oder krank sind

Information on the current situation in Switzerland

Information for health professionnals, FAQs, recommendations for travellers.

Official information page

See also

Supply of medicinal products (

World Health Organization WHO (


Communication regarding COVID-19

Inhouse News

Communication regarding COVID-19


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


Swissmedic extends the use of remdesivir

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


Regulatory authorities step up cooperation in connection with COVID-19

Further details on observational research


New coronavirus: Swissmedic issues warning about non-conforming face masks

Potentially inferior-quality products are increasingly being offered in Switzerland too


Clinical trials on medicinal products - Pandemic by SARS-CoV-2

Recommendations Swissmedic / swissethics for the treatment of patients - update


Vaccines against COVID-19

EDQM provides COVID-19 vaccine developers with free access to quality standards applicable in Europe


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