Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
I am travelling overseas. Can I take my prescription drugs with me? Prior to taking or sending medicines overseas and/or bringing medicines into Australia please refer to the Therapeutic Goods Administration and Medicare Australia for further information.
Office of Drug Control
into Current barriers to patient access to medicinal cannabis in Australia The Australian Government response to the Inquiry into current barriers to patient access to medicinal cannabis has now been published Read more Introduction of the Narcotic
Travelling with Medication: How To Fly Through Airport …
Some medications available over the counter or by prescription in Australia are illegal or considered controlled substances in other countries. If you plan to take medication with you overseas, read the travel advice and check with the embassy, high commission or consulate of the country you’ll be visiting before you go to make sure your medicine is legal there.
What duty free can you bring in?
A guide to what you can and can’t bring in to the country . When you’re travelling overseas or importing items, you need to know that some items can’t be brought back with you and for others you need to …
How To Travel With Prescription Medication
At the end of September I will be visiting friends in Australia. I will be going for three weeks and as a diabetic, I will need to take my medication along with me. I have heard stories about people not being able to get their medication through customs or running …
Travelling with medication
Travelling with medication Prescription medications for legitimate health conditions may come under intense scrutiny by foreign officials. In some countries, drugs that are legal and readily available in Canada are considered illegal, require a prescription, or may
Illegal medicines: Panadol, sleeping pills could get you …
These drugs should also be kept in their original packaging with no more than a 90-day supply. UNITED ARAB EMIRATES There are some really innocent products on the blacklist here, including common
Bringing legally prescribed controlled substances …
Here’s a previous metafilter post, OP, about taking prescription drugs into Singapore. Here’s the Changi Airport FAQ , mentioning that if you have prescriptions that include stimulants and/or sleeping pills, you should bring a doctors note.
Bringing or mailing goods to Australia
Coffee is permitted into Australia for personal use if it is in one of the following forms: roasted, ground or instant coffee (up to 10 kilograms) roasted coffee beans (up to 10 kilograms) green coffee beans (up to 5 kilograms). The coffee must be in clean and new
There are no special prescription-requirements for ordering psychotropic CDb drugs for in or out-patients and therefore these are ordered using a normal medical prescription. By prohibiting the use of drugs and restricting the use of controlled medicines, the UAE aims to strengthen the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, including narcotic drug abuse.
Importing Medicines FAQs
Bringing medicines into New Zealand on your person or in luggage If you are arriving into New Zealand and carrying prescription medicines (other than controlled drugs) either on your person or in your luggage you must ensure: You declare the possession of
Taking medicines into New Zealand and Australia
· Oceania (Australia, New Zealand & the South Pacific) – Taking medicines into New Zealand and Australia – I’ll be visiting AKL and PER for a vacation (from the USA). This Australian government website says (bolding mine) What should I do when I arrive in Australia
Medications, laws and health in Bali and Indonesia
Medications Laws and watchouts Health and safety Best time to go Culture Language Making a complaint Emergency contacts Travel-size tips Indonesia doesn’t really have a summer or a winter, just a dry season and a wet season. Flights to Bali can be as short as three hours from Darwin, or up to six-and-a-half hours from Sydney.
How to Travel With Prescription Medications: 11 Steps
· How to Travel With Prescription Medications. When traveling, you want to make sure you remember any prescription medications you’re taking. In most cases, you can travel with prescription medication without much hassle. However, when
Importing Prescription Drugs for Personal Use: Is It …
· The patient needs to notify FDA in writing that he or she is bringing an unapproved drug into the United States for personal use and give the agency contact information for his or her physician. Packages mailed from outside the country that contain drugs that do not satisfy all these criteria can be impounded by FDA, customs or postal inspection officials.
Bringing medications into Port Vanuatu
Hi Just a tip. You can get your prescription medications in Port Vila without a script and for about a quarter of the cost (generic brands). I’ve saved some people their entire airfare to Vanuatu. Makes for a very cheap holiday. Cheers
Can You Travel to Australia With Medical Cannabis?
Bringing in unprocessed cannabis with any THC, even if you have a lawful prescription—and even though medical cannabis is “legal” in Australia—will likely land you in hot water at the airport.
Carrying medications for personal use into Indonesia
· To carry medicines into Indonesia you must have a doctors letter or legible doctor’s prescription (Resip doktor) clearly describing patient name, dose, frequency of dose, and the correct name of the preparation. If you are asked for a “resep” by a Customs inspector then this is …