Swiss Teratogen Information Service


Affiliated with  -  European Network of Teratology Information Services  &  Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois


STIS is dedicated to providing healthcare professionals evidence-based information about medications and other exposures during pregnancy and breastfeeding.



     STIS was founded in 1975 and is based in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology of the University Hospital in

     Lausanne (CHUV) since 1996.



      STIS provides counseling to health care professionals about exposures related to pregnancy and breastfeeding, so

      they can make informed treatment choices. It also contributes to worldwide initiatives for teratology research.



      Optimize treatment according to reproductive safety.

      Reduce risks and decrease the number of preventable birth defects.

      Reduce anxiety and prevent unnecessary terminations of wanted pregnancies and interruptions of breastfeeding.



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Last update: 5.8.2020

Telephone: +41 21 314 42 67