Methadone/Buprenorphine Treatment: not available
Importation of Methadone/Buprenorphine: possible
Travellers are permitted to bring into Laos a quantity of methadone
(or any other prescribed substitution substance) sufficient for the duration of stay. They have to carry with
them an English-language letter from their home prescriber which
clearly supports their need for the medication (specimen letter: click
HERE) and a copy of the
original prescription form.
Contact Address: any Laotian diplomatic mission
Any comments, additional information or travel experience reports 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 updated January 14, 2004)