Openly Sold Prescription Free Drugs On The Way Soon

Prescription free drugs such as headache tablets will finally be available over the counter in regular stores such as petrol stations and newsagents by April the first next year.

At present all drugs must be bought at the state run pharmaceutical chain Apoteket.

To buy prescription free drugs people will have to be over the age of 18 and like in some other european countries, quantities of drugs such as headache pills will be restricted.

Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests.
Du hittar dina sparade avsnitt i menyn under "Min lista".