About the MPA website

The purpose of the website is to support the agency´s principal goal, i.e. safe usage of drugs and other medical products. The Swedish Medical Products Agency makes every effort to ensure the quality of the information available on this website and updates the information regularly. The topics covered in the English section are not equivalent to the Swedish.

Technical information

For full access to information and general safety reasons, we recommend using modern web browsers. This website uses XHTML 1.0 and CSS 2 according to W3C recommendation.

Use of cookies

Cookies are in use to support analyse of statistical data received from the web servers log files, i.e. differ returning visitors from first-time visitors. Cookies are also used to store accessibility settings, if used by the visitor. No personal data is collected.

About linking

If you want to publish a link to www.lakemedelsverket.se, please consider the following rules:

  • The logotype and name of the Swedish Medical Products Agency is a trademark, protected by international law, and may not be utilized for commercial purpose.
  • Do not give any kind of misleading information regarding your website and it's relationship to Medical Products Agency, i.e. using phrases like "partnership".
  • Check the link status and the information referred to. New information may have been added, and link address may have been changed. The official URL is www.lakemedelsverket.se.

Feel free to contact us if you have published any links to our website, or if you have any questions on this matter.


All health and medical information on this website is given by our experts. Our information is founded on ours staff experience and our common organisational knowledge

Advertising policy

The MPA does not allow any form of advertising on the website. No medicinal drugs or other products can be ordered via the website.


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Contact us

Comments, suggestion or complains are welcome. Technical or editorial issues should be sent to webmaster, inquiries regarding agency related matters should be sent to the registry.


Swedish Medical Products Agency, P.O. Box 26, SE-751 03 Uppsala, SWEDEN | +46 18 17 46 00 | registrator@lakemedelsverket.se | Contact information