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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)

Falsified antiparasitic collars sold on the Internet

The French Agency for Veterinary Medicinal Products (ANMV), part of ANSES, is responsible for monitoring the market of products for veterinary use. Following an alert suggesting that the Wish e-commerce platform may have been selling falsified antiparasitic collars, the ANMV analysed several of these collars. The products were presented on the site as antiparasitic collars from the Seresto® range produced by Bayer. These collars are authorised in France for the ...

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Published on 03/12/2020

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