Hurray for generic drugs!
Just bought some allergy meds with the main ingredient pseudoephedrin. Japan doesn’t have any issue whatsoever regarding the cooking or abuse of what can be made from this over-the-counter medicine. If you don’t know, watch Breaking Bad again.
After reading the Wikipedia article, it’s a good thing I’m not competing in the Olympics this week. I’ll let you know of any adverse/peculiar effects.