Tell Patients Traveling With Meds to Contact the Embassy of Their Destination
The start of the holiday season will bring questions about how to prepare for air travel with prescription meds.
Medications. Encourage travellers to keep meds in the original labelled Rx bottle or package...and to put them in carry-on bags to help prevent loss or damage from being in checked luggage.
Explain that medical devices and liquid Rxs are exempt from carry-on limits...but they must be taken out of the luggage and screened separately.