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French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety

Veterinary medicine - ANMV

The French Agency for Veterinary Medicinal Products (ANMV), within ANSES, is the Competent Authority in France for risk assessment and management with regard to veterinary medicinal products.

In this capacity, the Government was keen for the ANMV to strive for constant improvement of its services with a view to protecting public health as well as the health and welfare of animals.

To this end, the ANMV must enforce the current applicable legal provisions in an independent, competent and impartial manner. Click here to find out more about the Agency’s history.

The ANMV is located in Javené, near Fougères (Ille-et-Vilaine) and has 80 staff members, mainly specialised scientists.





Declaring an adverse effect that may be due to a veterinary medicinal product (in French)

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List of veterinary pharmaceutical manufacturers and wholesalers (in French)


Marketing authorization (AMM) no./National Working Group (GTIN) code correspondence table (in French)

Storage of veterinary medicines and recommendations during heatwaves

Veterinary medicine quality is vital and must be ensured throughout the pharmaceutical chain, from design until use. Each participant in the chain has an influence on one or more parameters and needs to take precautions to guarantee and maintain veterinary medicine quality. The French Agency for Veterinary Medicinal Products is making recommendations on storing medicines, including storage conditions during transport. For this summer, the Agency is also issuing its recommendations ...

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Published on 07/07/2020

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