Check Your Medications
Some prescription and over-the-counter medications are prohibited in sport. Medications can be prohibited in-competition, out-of-competition, or in particular sports.
Carefully check the status of any medication you consume to ensure that it won’t result in a positive test.
Here are a number of ways to find out if your medications are prohibited in sport.
|The Global DRO is an online database (www.globaldro.com) that allows you to quickly find information on the status of prescription and over-the-counter medications.|
|Complete our online form.|
|Email us at Substances@cces.ca.|
|Call us toll-free at 1-800-672-7775.|
|The Substance Classification Booklet is no longer in publication, and all prior versions are now obsolete.|
|The WADA Prohibited List is the complete list of substances and methods prohibited in sport.|
Athletes who need to take a banned medication for a legitimate medical reason can apply for a medical exemption.