The possibility of using a Finnish electronic prescription to buy medications in other European countries is being introduced step by step. Estonia is the first country where this was possible.

If you buy a prescription medicine abroad, the medicine you are given may be a different one than the one you get at a pharmacy in Finland. It is therefore important to carefully read the instructions inside the medicine packaging as they provide information on correct dosage, for example.

Buying medications abroad (

Travellers' medicines (Fimea)