Health Division

Health Division of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in the United States

Being one of five affiliates of the Ministry of Health and Welfare of the Republic of China (Taiwan), Health Division is working on policy planning, coordination, promotion of bilateral (America) health and welfare cooperation.



Self-use prescription drugs brought in when traveling to Taiwan:

  1. For non-prescription drugs, traveler can bring up to 12 bottles (or cans, boxes, sticks) for each medication, but not exceeding 36 in total;
  2. For prescription drugs, traveler can bring up to 2 months supply without doctors note or prescription information. With doctor’s prescription, the amount should be reasonable within the limit of the prescription up to 6 months;
  3. Injectables require doctor’s note and prescription.

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