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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)

The French Agency for Veterinary Medicinal Products to join a project to combat antibiotic shortages

Through its French Agency for Veterinary Medicinal Products, ANSES will be taking part in the management of a project seeking solutions to the unavailability of certain antibiotics. This three-year project will begin in November 2020, and will receive technical support from the World Health Organization (WHO).

Antibiotics are heavily affected by issues of shortage or lack of availability, in both human and veterinary medicine. This can ...

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Published on 12/10/2020

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