Resources & Tools

Check your Medication

The Global Drug Reference Online (Global DRO) provides athletes and support personnel with information about the prohibited status of specific medications based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.

Global DRO does not contain information on, or that applies to, any dietary supplements.

Visitors can search the Global DRO for specific information on products sold in the United Kingdom, Canada, the United States, Japan, Australia, and Switzerland.

Global DRO is brought to you through a partnership between UK Anti-Doping (UKAD), the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES), Anti-Doping Switzerland (ADCH) and the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). The Japan Anti-Doping Agency (JADA) and the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Agency (ASADA) are official Global DRO licensees.

WADA Q & A on Medications

Check your Supplements

Using supplements is risky as no guarantee can be given that a supplement is free from prohibited substances. In fact, supplements are one of the main causes of inadvertent doping. Remember that you, as an athlete, are responsible for what is found in your system, regardless as to how it got there – and that’s an important responsibility to carry.

How to check your supplements – a guide for athletes