Medicinal products for human use
This part of the website provides access to information relating to medicinal products for human use and their professional and regulatory background.
Proper regulation of medicinal products for human use is an important part of efforts to protect public health. In the Republic of Slovenia, medicinal products are regulated by the Medicinal Products Act (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No 17/2014, hereinafter: the Act) and the related implementing regulations, and they fall under the competence of the Agency for Medicinal Products and Medical Devices of the Republic of Slovenia (JAZMP).
In accordance with the legislation relating to medicinal products, a medicinal product is any substance or a combination of substances presented as having properties for treating or preventing disease in human beings. A medicinal product is also any substance or a combination of substances that may be used in humans in order to establish a diagnosis or to restore, correct or modify physiological functions by exerting pharmacological, immunological or metabolic action.