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Travelling with medication(s) and other health product(s) to Greece (none from EU countries)

A visitor is allowed to bring to Greece product(s) for his/her personal health use, such as medicines, food supplements, antiseptics, cosmetics, medical devices, etc. , under the responsibility and oversight of the National Organization for Medicines - EOF.

You may/shall be bringing just enough of each product to cover your needs during your stay.

You can take your Medication with you as long as you hold a letter from your doctor stating the quantity you will need for the duration of your stay, as well as a copy of your prescription.

This applies to all prescription medicines, including controlled-prescription medicines and medicines containing narcotic substances.

Regarding Medical Cannabis or Medical Marijuana, the product must have been approved in your country of origin as a medicinal product and you must keep with you your personal license to use it from your country’s  Agency (officially translated into English or Greek).

The products must  all be packed in the original container(s) with the full prescription, matching the name on your passport (not needed for over-the-counter products)  printed and permanently affixed on the container(s).

If you must take "Methadone" or "Buprenorphine" during your stay in Greece, please contact the appropriately designated dispensing Agency using the following e-mail : okana@okana.gr.

For more information, or if you have any problem during your entry and/or stay in Greece, please contact the Greek National Organization of Medicines (telephone: 0030 213 2040 285 / 225 / 000, or email: clearance@eof.gr / relation@eof.gr)".