Regarding prescriptions and purchases of medicinal products for EU citizens

Citizens of other EU Member States can read here about how prescriptions and purchase of medicinal products work in Sweden.



How prescriptions for medicinal products work in Sweden

You can read here about how prescriptions for medicinal products work in Sweden, for example, electronic prescriptions (e-prescriptions), paper prescriptions and how to get a new prescription.


Purchase of medicinal products in Sweden

You can read here about how to purchase medicinal products in Sweden, what makes over-the-counter medicinal products different from prescription medicinal products, where medicinal products are sold, how much they cost, etc.


Travelling to Sweden with medicinal products

As an individual, you can bring medicinal products with you when you visit Sweden if they are for you or are for a pet that is accompanying you, and you or the pet need them for medical reasons. On the Swedish Medical Products Agency's website, you can read more about what applies and the quantity of medicinal products you can bring with you.

Do you have any questions?

Contact the e-Health Agency if you have any further questions. You can email us at the following email address or call our switchboard.


Switchboard: +46 (0)10-458 62 00

Read more about the e-Health Agency: Welcome to the Swedish eHealth Agency