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Hi, im thinking of going to EL Sheikh in mid Febuary, i have to take prescription drugs which are Cocodramol which contains Codine and for my Anxiety Diazepam, is it legal to be in posession of such drugs in Egypt?...ive heard that in some Arab states such perscriptions would get you into a lot of trouble?

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My husband is on codine from the doctors no problem ,just keep them in the boxes you get them in from the chemist.we hae been there 8 times when we go next next month and have never had any problems

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I also carry a photocopy of my prescriptions.

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You can actually buy diezepam on demand at pharmacies in Egypt. I don't think there is ever any difficulty taking medicines in.

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