Pharmacy


If you need medicine product the pharmacies (“Apotek”) are generally open during normal shop hours. A 24-hour service is available in the major cities.  Prescriptions are dispensed at pharmacies.

In 2010 the government  allowed it  possible to buy non-prescription medicine in regular stores. You will have to pay the full cost of any prescription drugs up to a limit, and part of any costs above this limit. Further information on buying medicines on prescription.

If you are on medication, make sure you have an adequate supply before leaving for Sweden.

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