Opioid Substitution Treatments: not available

Importation of Methadone/Buprenorphine/Codeine/Morphine: possible

Travelers seeking to bring methadone, buprenorphine, codeine or morphine into Algeria for personal use must apply for an import license. A letter (in French) from the prescribing physician/clinic together with a confirming note issued by the health authority responsible for the area where the prescribing doctor’s office/clinic is located has to be sent to the

Direction Générale de la Pharmacie et des Equipments de Santé
125 Boulevard Abderahmane
El Madania
16000 Alger
Phone: ++213 21 275191
Fax: ++213 21 279333

Any comments and additional information greatly appreciated.
Please address all correspondence to:

Ralf Gerlach
Bremer Platz 18-20
48155 Münster
Phone: +49 2571-582765 or +49 251-60123 (please note the different codes)
Fax: +49 251-666580

*No responsibility is accepted for the correctness of this information.

(This page last revised and updated February 5, 2019)