BASG and healthcare professionals

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COVID-19 New

messages in brief | 22/04/2021
An overview of information by BASG to the novel Corona virus SARS-CoV-2 and the COVID-19 disease as well as links to websites with further information.
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New recommendation for dosing interval of mRNA-COVID-19 vaccines

messages in brief | 26/03/2021
National Vaccination Committee recommends extended dosage intervals for mRNA vaccines
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Release of the temporarily put on hold vaccine batch

messages in brief | 19/03/2021
The Austrian Federal Office for Safety in Health Care (BASG) informs that the temporarily put on hold batch ABV 5300 of AstraZeneca's COVID 19 vaccine has been released again and can be vaccinated.
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Incidents after vaccination with AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

messages in brief | 07/03/2021
Currently, there is no evidence of a causal relationship with vaccination.
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Guidance notes to the processing of DHPC (Direct Healthcare Professional Communication) und Educational Material

messages in brief | 25/02/2021
In cooperation with the pharmaceutical industry, the BASG has produced a guideline for processing DHPC (Direct Healthcare Professional Communication) and Educational Material.
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Information

Reporting to BASG

Reporting to BASG

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.

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Register of authorised medicinal products

Register of authorised medicinal products

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).

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Shortages

Shortages

Based on reports from pharmaceutical companies, BASG informs about current shortages.

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Online medicines retailers

Online medicines retailers

Be on the safe side when buying medicines on the internet. Always look for the logo first.

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