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 receives second application for the authorisation of a coronavirus vaccine

The Swiss therapeutic products agency reviews another vaccine in the rolling submission procedure


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


COVID-19 pandemic — Switzerland takes part in "Operation Stop"

Over 130 tonnes of medical face masks inspected


Swissmedic starts rolling review of a COVID-19 vaccine

First application for authorisation of a COVID-19 vaccine in Switzerland submitted


Authorisation of medicinal products for the prevention and treatment of COVID-19

Publication of new guidance document on procedures for authorising medicinal products during a pandemic


Echinacea as a supposed remedy against the new coronavirus

Media articles on Echinaforce® and online offers in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic


Medical face masks: Information for the public

This information sheet is designed to help the public identify the appropriate face masks for this purpose.


COVID-19: GMP/GDP inspections following the end of the extraordinary situation

Expansion of on-site inspections following the easing of COVID-19 measures