Methadone Treatment: not possible
Buprenorphine Treatment: possible (?)
Currently (January 2006) there are five buprenorphine treatment centers operating in India. Whether these centers would accept foreign travellers for continued dosing has not been clarified. Updated info soon to follow.
Importation of Methadone/Buprenorphine: possible
Travellers bringing into India methadone or buprenorphine for personal use must carry with them a letter from their prescribing clinic/GP.
Contact Addresses: any Indian embassy or consulate or
Any comments and additional information greatly appreciated.
Please address all correspondence to:
Bremer Platz 18-20
Phone: +49 251 60123 or 234577
Fax: +49 251 234577 or 666580
(Info last updated January 23, 2006)