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Can I take my medication abroad?

If you are travelling to a Schengen country and want to take medicines with you that fall under the Opium Act, you will need to ...

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What medicines are covered by insurance?

The standard package covers most medicines prescribed by your general practitioner or consultant. In some cases you may have to ...

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What do I pay for prescription drugs?

Read more about the payment for prescription drugs in the Netherlands on

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Tackling Antibiotic Resistance

This fact sheet contains information about the seven elements of the Dutch approach to antibiotic resistance.

Leaflet | 22-09-2015

If I am a registered donor, what will happen to my body after my death?

When you record your consent in the Register, you can specify which organs or tissue you would like to donate. Whether or not ...

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Can I donate an organ or tissue while I am alive?

You may donate an organ/tissue such as a kidney or part of the liver to a person who needs it while you are alive. There are ...

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Can I be reimbursed for the cost of living organ donation?

If you donate a kidney or part of your liver while you are alive, you can be reimbursed for your expenses. This covers the cost ...

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Can my nearest relatives override my wishes about donation?

Relatives may only object if you are not a registered donor, or if you recorded in the Register that you wish to leave the ...

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How do I donate my body to medical science after my death?

It is possible to donate your body to medical science after your death. To make the arrangements, contact the anatomical ...

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How do I register as an organ or tissue donor?

You can record your decision about donating your organs and tissue after your death in the Donor Register. You do this by filling ...

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