COVID-19 and drugs


COVID-19 is the name of a disease caused by a coronavirus and was first reported in December 2019 in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. The World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic in March 2020 and all EU countries and the UK are affected. How is the COVID-19 pandemic affecting people who use drugs and those who provide services to them? Has there been an impact on the drug market? This page brings together a range of resources on COVID-19 and drugs, from the EMCDDA, partner organisations and others.

COVID-19 and drugs: woman wearing surgical mask overlaid with images of a virus