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Antimalarials into Singapore?

  • lylzezane01

    Joined Travelfish
    3rd September, 2012
    Location Australia
    Posts: 20

    Hi all,

    I will be travelling with doxycycline from Melbourne to Singapore and to Phnom Penh. This isnt a transit flight, and I will be leaving the airport, spending possibly a week in singapore.

    I have many left from my last trip so buying them isn't a problem. I'm just a bit worried if I need any papers or anything taking them into Singapore? They have crazy laws and I dont want to be imprisoned!

    So does anyone have any idea on the topic? I tried to read up about it but I didn't get very far... Please help!

    #1 Posted: 11/9/2012 - 03:50

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  • cottonwool

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    12th September, 2012
    Posts: 1

    You should be fine! I'm an exchange student in Singapore for the year, and when we travelled here from Heathrow some of us had about 350-400 Doxycyline tablets each, to last for the year, and had no problem getting them through. Don't think we were even asked about them!

    #2 Posted: 12/9/2012 - 05:57

  • lylzezane01

    Joined Travelfish
    3rd September, 2012
    Location Australia
    Posts: 20

    Awesome thanks!

    #3 Posted: 16/9/2012 - 01:51

  • busylizzy

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    Just keep the tablets in the original packaging.

    #4 Posted: 16/9/2012 - 04:11

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