Bosnia and Herzegovina
Methadone Treatment: available
Methadone treatment is available in Sarajevo
and some major towns.
For further information contact Dr. Mehic-Basara (see contact details below).
Buprenorphine Treatment: not available
Importation of Methadone/Burprenorphine: possible
Travellers are strongly advised to have with them a letter from their home prescriber (attested by a local health authority!) detailing the patient's personal data and clearly stating that the quantity of methadone/buprenorphine imported has been prescribed for personal use.
Contact Addresses: any embassy or consulate of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Nermana Mehic-Basara
Neuropsychiatrist and head of Public Institute for
Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, canton of sarajevo.
Any comments and additional information greatly appreciated.
Please address all correspondence to:
Bremer Platz 18-20
Phone: +49 251-234577 or -60123
Fax: +49 251-2807687 or -666580
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(This page last revised and updated June 3, 2005)