Deployment of a new pharmaceutical services system requires changes in many different systems and methods. Below are answers to some of the questions that e-VIS and the implementation project have received. (NTIN to GTIN, Costs, Tests, Contracts, etc.).


1. Create unique codes, modify layout/artwork, label in production

2. Uploading unique codes to the European Hub (EU Hub)

3. Samples, products for research, etc.

4. Costs

5. NTIN, GTIN and other codes, differences and changes

6. Wholesalers

7. Contract

8. Pilot (for definition, see column on right)

9. Do the regulations apply to my product?

10. EMVO


Last updated
28 November 2018

Links and addresses

Läkemedelsdistributörsföreningen, The Swedish Association for Distributors
c/o Oriola
Box 252
435 25 Mölnlycke

Questions about item numbers can be directed to the Swedish eHealth Agency

Tel: +46 10 458 62 00
E-post: registrator@ehalsomyndigheten.se

GS1 Sweden
Tel: +46 8 50 10 10 00
E-post: support@gs1.se

All information on this website is based on the current available understanding and interpretation of the Directive 2011/62/EU and the Delegated Regulation 2016/161 by e-VIS. Final conclusions and legislation emitted by the competent authorities might result in a different application of the Directive and Delegated Regulation in Sweden.