The Global Drug Reference Online (Global DRO) provides athletes and support personnel with information about the prohibited status of specific substances under the rules of sport based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.
Visitors can search the Global DRO for specific information on products sold in the United Kingdom, Canada, Switzerland, the United States, Japan, Australia and Sweden.
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), the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) and Sweden Antidoping are official Global DRO licensees.
Global DRO is updated regularly and all data is fully verified by pharmacists with experience in the field of anti-doping. Every effort is made to add new products that come on the market in a timely manner.
The data sources are as follows:
United Kingdom: Martindale: The Complete Drug Reference. Pharmaceutical Press.
Canada: © Canadian Drug Product Database, Health Canada. http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/dhp-mps/prodpharma/databasdon/index_e.html. All rights reserved. Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada (2009).
Switzerland: HCL Solutions AG.
United States: Gold Standard Drug Database, Elsevier.
Japan: Japan Pharmaceutical Information Center.
Australia: MIMS Australia, www.mims.com.au.
Sweden: e-Hälsomyndigheten, VARA.