drugs to the United States

Can drugs be brought to the United States?

When organizing an international trip, there are many precautions to follow, so as not to run into hitches and problems at the airport. There are strict rules on drugs brought to the United States.

They must necessarily be accompanied by a medical prescription as for the transport of medicines, the US authorities apply rather severe restrictions. In the first place, it is advisable to bring with you only the strictly necessary drugs intended for personal use.

For the correct identification of the medicine, in case of checks at the airport, it is mandatory to transport them in their original packaging.

Another precaution to follow is to carry the medical prescription for the drug. You should also have a medical prescription if you need to carry potentially dangerous medical devices such as syringes with needles and oxygen cylinders.

Regarding opiate medicines there are additional precautions to take. It is necessary to request an official declaration certified at your local ASL. This category of drugs includes heavy pain relievers, Ritalin, cannabis and sleeping pills and sedatives.

Now you know what are the possible hitches related to the transport of drugs to the United States. If you have any questions or concerns regarding entry procedures to the United States, please contact our customer support. We are here to help you and to provide you with all the support you need to obtain an Esta authorization.

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