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
social-distancing-covid-19

See also

Supply of medicinal products (www.bwl.admin.ch)

World Health Organization WHO (www.who.int)

 

Communication regarding COVID-19


Inhouse News


Communication regarding COVID-19

03.06.2020

Out-of-Stock – COVID-19 – Authorisations for the temporary import and distribution of human medicines – Update

Licences in accordance with art. 4m para. 3 of the COVID 19 Ordinance 2

29.05.2020

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

07.05.2020

Update on inspections in Switzerland during the COVID-19 pandemic

Swissmedic is adapting its therapeutic products sector inspections practice

05.05.2020

Australia, Canada, Singapore, Switzerland Consortium regulators pledge support to tackle COVID-19

The ACSS Consortium is building on its proven ability to benefit from work-sharing

01.05.2020

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

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

01.05.2020

Gesetzliche Rahmenbedingungen zur COVID-19 Testung in der Schweiz

Bedingungen zur Durchführung von COVID-19 Tests in der Schweiz

01.05.2020

New coronavirus: Swissmedic issues warning about illegal medicinal products from the Internet and false claims of curative properties

Officially licensed and controlled distribution channels are the only guarantee of safe, flawless-quality medicines

29.04.2020

Swissmedic informs of the risk of serious adverse drug reactions from hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine

Both active substances are currently being used to treat COVID-19 patients in clinical trials.

https://www.swissmedic.ch/content/swissmedic/en/home/news/coronavirus-covid-19.html