ABDA Database

The ABDA database contains comprehensive data concerning medicinal drugs and substances as well as drug-related information.

Starting from the brand name or the active ingredient of a drug, you can retrieve information on application and composition, risks and adverse effects as well as the latest news.

Please note that at present the database is only available in German.


Access to ABDA database is only allowed for health care professionals and medical journalists.

Flat fees for database search

By ordering a flat fee offer, you have access to the public BfArM databases including ABDA - if you are a health care professional or medical journalist.
The search flat fees can exclusively be booked via our new online system. Extensions and additional bookings of flat fees are also possible here.

ABDA Producer

Carl-Mannich-Strasse 26
65760 Eschborn/Ts.

Phone: +49 (61 96) 9 28-422
Telefax: +49 (61 96) 9 28-439

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