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International report advises on liver injuries

Anvisa participated in the preparation of the report published by the Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences. Read MoreAboutInternational report advises on liver injuries »

Norm regulating import of ICU equipment is published

The measure is applicable to several items, such as ventilators, vital signs monitors, and infusion pumps. Read MoreAboutNorm regulating import of ICU equipment is published »

Ports and airports: updated guidelines

Anvisa has updated technical notes with recommendations on ports, vessels, airports and aircraft. Read MoreAboutPorts and airports: updated guidelines »

Ships and hotels: quarantine guidelines

Anvisa enacts guidance protocols for quarantine on ships and hotels. Read MoreAboutShips and hotels: quarantine guidelines »

Covid 19: Brazil expands production of ventilators

Anvisa has adopted measures and stablished more flexible standards to help raise the manufacturing of medical equipment for the treatment of patients with Covid-19. (Published: 17 April 2020) Read MoreAboutCovid 19: Brazil expands production of ventilators »

Anvisa provides information in English about the Coronavirus

The page contains audiovisual media, airport announcements and the most frequently asked questions and answers. (Published: 23 March 2020) Read MoreAboutAnvisa provides information in English about the Coronavirus »

Switzerland acknowledges Anvisa inspection excellence

Brazil is on the verge of becoming a member of the Pharmaceutical Inspection Co-operation Scheme, which is expected to happen next year in the first semester. When it happens, a mutual acknowledgement between the inspections of Anvisa and SwissMedic must enter into force. (Published: 31 October 2019) Read MoreAboutSwitzerland acknowledges Anvisa inspection excellence »

Consultation: GMP guideline for drugs

Public consultation available on the internalization of a set of Good Drug Manufacturing Practices guidelines of the Pharmaceutical Inspection Co-operation Scheme – PIC/s. (Published: 15 July 2019) Read MoreAboutConsultation: GMP guideline for drugs »

Cosmetics in Mercosur: technical requirements updated

Proposal related to the technical requirements for the regularization of personal hygiene products, cosmetics, and perfumes in Mercosur was approved in the 13th Collegiate Board Meeting. (Published: 25 June 2019) Read MoreAboutCosmetics in Mercosur: technical requirements updated »

Anvisa and Federal Revenue of Brazil sign ordinance that will facilitate import procedures

Measure will reduce costs and increase attractiveness for investors, bringing greater economic development (Published: 8 May 2019) Read MoreAboutAnvisa and Federal Revenue of Brazil sign ordinance that will facilitate import procedures »

Anvisa adopts new regulatory model

The purpose is to improve the development process of the Brazilian sanitary regulation (Published: 1 April 2019) Read MoreAboutAnvisa adopts new regulatory model »

GMP Certificate for drug products: companies can request earlier inspection dates

Faster response to applications. Inspections scheduled for the second half of the year can be brought forward. (Published: 03/06/2019) Read MoreAboutGMP Certificate for drug products: companies can request earlier inspection dates »

20 years of Anvisa: participate in the sanitary regulation

To celebrate 20 years, the Agency gives a present to society with the Menu of Social Participation, which describes several means of participating in the sanitary regulation. (Published: 29 January 2019) Read MoreAbout20 years of Anvisa: participate in the sanitary regulation »