The Federal Office relies on reports from consumers, health care professionals and companies for the continuous re-evaluation of the safety profile of medicinal products and medical devices.
The medicinal products database contains all products authorised in Austria, including up-to-date product information leaflets and the summary of products characteristics (in German).
Based on reports from pharmaceutical companies, BASG informs about current shortages.
Be on the safe side when buying medicines on the internet. Always look for the logo first.