Can I bring my medication into Japan?
Yes you can. If the amount of medication you bring is two month supply or less, you don’t need a doctor’s letter or certificate.
However, the following cases request import permits from Japanese government.
- More than 2 month supply of Prescription Medications
- More than 1 month supply of Medication for Mental Health
- Medical Narcotics
Methamphetamine or Amphetamine, Opium, Marijuana, Any medicine containing more than 10 % of Pseudoephedrine is strictly banned substance to bring into Japan.
To apply for non-narcotics permit, read the following instructions.