Medicinal products for human use

"Any substance or combination of substances presented as having properties for treating or preventing disease in human beings; or

Any substance or combination of substances which may be used in or administered to human beings either with a view to restoring, correcting or modifying physiological functions by exerting a pharmacological, immunological or metabolic action, or to making a medical diagnosis."

Definition of "medicinal product", Directive 2001/83/EC


Approved medicinal products

Human and veterinary medicinal products authorised for the Swedish market can be found in the database Läkemedelsfakta. New decision of approvals can be found in "lists of approvals". However, both resources are in Swedish.



Application forms


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