Opioid Substitution Treatment:
not available for travellers

Importation of Methadone/Buprenorphine/Morphine: possible

Foreign travellers are permitted to bring 30 daily doses of methadone or buprenorphine into Tanzania for personal use as medication. They must carry with them a copy of the original prescription and a letter from their prescribing doctor/clinic clearly stating that the quantity of methadone/buprenorphine imported is required for personal use only.

Contact Address: any Tanzanian embassy or consulate

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

Ralf Gerlach
Bremer Platz 18-20
D-48155 Münster
Phone: +49 251-60123 or +49 2571-582765
Fax: +49 251-666580
Email: INDROeV@t-online.de

(Info last updated May 30, 2018)