Approval to perform clinical trials

Before the Medical Products Agency grants permission to carry out a trial, the proposed study is assessed scientifically, primarily to ensure that it is safe for those who participate in it.

Before a new medicine can be approved for human use, it must be tested in clinical trials on humans. These trials often take several years. Before the Medical Products Agency grants permission to carry out a trial, the proposed study is assessed scientifically, primarily to ensure that it is safe for those who participate in it. Clinical trials are performed according to regulations that are common throughout the EU. Permission for clinical trials for veterinary medicines are granted according to national regulations.

 

 
 
 

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