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Table 1 Areas regulated by ANVISA

From: ANVISA: an introduction to a new regulatory agency with many challenges

 • Blood and blood products
 • Coordination of Brazillian Health Surveillance System
 • Cosmetics
 • Drugs
 • Generic drugs
 • Food
 • Health services (e.g., hospitals)
 • Drug Price regulations (part of a Committee)
 • Medical devices
 • Pharmacovigilance
 • Ports, airports, and borders (health-related issues and products)
 • REBLAS – Brazilian network of analytical laboratory
 • Sanitizing products
 • Tobacco
 • Pesticides (also regulated by environmental agency IBAMA and by Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock)