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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   How can I ship medication to treat MS to a friend in ?
Doctor :   Hi,
Doctor :   May i know what medications ?
User :   Rebis
Doctor :   I am soprry , i do not have information about Rebis, can you provide with some more details about the composition
User :   ok what do you need
Doctor :   the composition of the drug ?
User :   ok
User :   Interferon beta-1A
Doctor :   ok, i think its rebif . right ?
User :   yes you are right
Doctor :   ok, well it can be stored in room temperature for more than 30 days , you can carry it in a thermacol box
User :   What are the restrictions for shipping it to Thailand?
User :   Will I need some sort of license to export?
Doctor :   well there are different rules in different ports , since its a schedule H drug , i think you will face resistance in transporting it
User :   What about filling the prescription with a pharmacy in Thailand? Is that possible? Can you provide some help?
Doctor :   i am sorry , i do not have much information about the shipping rules
Doctor :   i think the drug is available in thailand
Doctor :   you can get it by a prescription
User :   any numbers for me to call?
User :   Can you check for me?
Doctor :   please wait i will try
User :   thanks a lot; this is very important to me.
Doctor :   follow the url you will get some information , well i am on a search for the drug dictionary for ...
User :   ok; thanks for your hard work.
Doctor :   you can courier them as i got information
Doctor :   but you cannot carry them along with you
User :   when you say courier you mean ship from the ?
Doctor :   Since the drug is available in .... , you can get it by a prescription
Doctor :   yes, courier ship from US
Doctor :   the best would b by enquiring in the.. harbour excise department
User :   do you have the number?
Doctor :   i am still searching
User :   How difficult is for a US citizen to get a prescription filled in ?
User :   She has her passport and visa.
Doctor :   if you have the diagnostic documents then any doctor would help you in this issue
User :   Great
Doctor :   and also your previous prescriptions holds weight
User :   diagnostic documents??
User :   She has a prescription with her from last month.
Doctor :   the scans , case summeries, old drug prescriptions
Doctor :   that will surely help her
User :   OK; Any suggestion on Doctors, she's near ....
Doctor :   yes, let her meet a Neurologist
User :   any listing in ...?
Doctor :   follow the URL you will be guided to the neurologist in ///
User :   ok; thanks a lot for your help
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me , kindly provide your feedback
User :   ok; i will
Doctor :   Bye for now
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