Ask an expert
Question

14 Feb 2004

obtaining physeptone i/v
My aenethatist has prescribed physeptone i/v for control of complex regional pain syndrome. The drug seems to be unavailable in South Africa, and I need some help in trying to either source it or how i go about importing it. I would appreciate any assistance or advice
Many thanks
Allan
Answer 754 views
Expert
CyberDoc
CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

Allan, Physeptone® (methadone) is a schedule 7 drug and you will have to get the medicines countrol council’s permission to bring it into the country. The best would be to contact them and find out how to go about it. Good luck.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.
Voting Booth
Have you entered our Health of the Nation survey?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes
32% - 9425 votes
No
68% - 19886 votes
Vote