** . government officials have stated that individuals who order non-controlled prescription drugs from Canada or other foreign sources (up to a three-month supply) for their own use are not being pursued or prosecuted - although it is technically not legal for individuals to import most prescription drugs. The FDA regulates the safety and efficacy of medications sold in . pharmacies. Medications dispensed from outside the . are regulated for safety and efficacy by pharmaceutical/pharmacy regulatory authorities in other countries. Product names may vary by country. Read how regulations may differ by country .