Illegal pharmaceuticals


As of 1 January 2019, anyone who produces, sells or distributes medicinal products is required by law to report to Swissmedic any suspicion of illegal trading in such products.

Medicrime Convention


Counterfeiting and illegal sales of medicines and medical devices constitute a major threat to health.

Combatting the counterfeiting of medicinal products and medical devices calls for concerted action at the international level.

Importing and exporting medicinal products by individuals


Contact/address

Announcements, warnings, statistics


19.11.2020

Import ban on DHEA by Antidoping Switzerland

llegal importation of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)

23.09.2020

Falsified medicinal products – information concerning an official warning from Brazil regarding three Turkish wholesalers

Brazil is banning imports of medicinal products from three Turkish wholesalers due to trading in falsified medicinal products

22.09.2020

Warning regarding the "wonder cure" Miracle Mineral Supplements

Experts worldwide warn against taking MMS

Campaigns


https://www.swissmedic.ch/content/swissmedic/en/medicrime.html