Frequently Asked Questions

How and where can I get DEKAs vitamins?
What are the DEKAs vitamins UPC codes?
What are the DEKAs shipping costs?
How much VAT does charge?
Does DEKAs accept returns?
Are DEKAs vitamins covered by medical insurance?
Can I take DEKAs vitamins if I do not have Cystic Fibrosis, Cholestatic liver disease or have had Bariatric Surgery?
Can I use DEKAs without medical supervision?
Can I order DEKAs without prescription?

How and where can I buy DEKAs vitamins?

Please see below the alphabetical list of countries currently serviced by this website. In the United States, please visit For all other countries, please email us so we can evaluate the feasibility of shipping packages to you.

DEKAs products are widely distributed. Physicians, pharmacies, private or public institutions, potential distributors and others: please email us at for questions regarding distribution in a specific country.

Countries where currently ships to:

Albania Finland Liechtenstein Serbia
Algeria France Lithuania Singapore
Armenia Georgia Luxembourg Slovakia
Australia Germany Malta Slovenia
Austria Gibraltar Moldova South Africa
Azerbaijan Greece Montenegro South Korea
Bahrain Hong Kong Morocco Spain
Belarus Hungary Netherlands Sweden
Belgium Iceland New Zealand Switzerland
Bosnia and Herzegovina Ireland North Macedonia Taiwan
Bulgaria Italy Oman Tajikistan
Chile Japan Poland Thailand
Croatia Jordan Portugal Turkmenistan
Cyprus Kazakhstan Qatar Ukraine
Czech Republic Kuwait Romania United Arab Emirates
Denmark Kyrgyzstan Russia United Kingdom
Egypt Latvia San Marino Uzbekistan
Estonia Lebanon Saudi Arabia Vietnam

What are the DEKAs vitamins UPC codes?

The Universal Product Code (UPC) is a 13 or 12 (without the 0) digit number used to assign a unique bar code to individual products for retail sale.

DEKAs Plus Softgels

UPC: 0868176000114

DEKAs Plus Chewable Tablets

UPC: 0868176000152

DEKAs Plus Liquid

UPC: 0868176000107

DEKAs Essential Capsules

UPC: 0868176000121

DEKAs Bariatric orange & peach

UPC: 0868176000169

DEKAs Essential liquid

UPC: 0868176000138

DEKAs Aqua-D liquid

UPC: 0868176000183

DEKAs Aqua-E liquid

UPC: 0868176000176

DEKAs Aqua-K liquid

UPC: 0868176000190

DEKAs vitamins shipping costs?

This depends on your country of residence and the number of units that you order. The shipping costs are available at check-out in the web shop.

Free shipping is available for the following countries based on the number of units purchased:

Austria, Benelux, Czech Republic, Germany, Estonia, Hungary, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and United Kingdom 2 units or more
Bulgaria, Gibraltar, Greece, France, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Portugal, San Marino, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland 3 units or more
Other countries 4-6 units or more, depending on the country

Please be aware that in some non-EU countries additional charges apply related to importation of foreign goods.

How much VAT does charge?

A reduced tariff of 9% applicable to healthcare products is charged on retail orders.

No VAT is charged to institutions or companies with a valid VAT identification number.

Does accept returns?

Yes, under a few conditions:

  1. Returns should be received back within 14 calendar days of customer receipt.
  2. The product must be unopened (seal intact) and undamaged.

Customers are responsible for return shipping costs unless made an error in your order or the product is defective. Contact us at or by phone and we will authorize a return or a refund based on the situation.

Does medical insurance cover DEKAs vitamins?

Insurance may cover the cost of DEKAs vitamins. Please ask your physician or dietician. If DEKAs is not covered it may be helpful if your physician or other health professional submits a letter of medical necessity to your insurance company. This letter should explain the patient’s condition (that results in malabsorption) and the need for the delivery technology used in the DEKAs multivitamins to overcome micronutrient malabsorption. Please download an example here or contact us at for any further questions.

Can I use DEKAs for other conditions?

A medical professional may decide that DEKAs vitamins are indicated for other conditions than Cystic Fibrosis, Cholestatic Liver Disease or Bariatric Surgery. Please consult your physician as DEKAs vitamins should be taken under medical supervision.

Can I use DEKAs without medical supervision?

No. When you purchase DEKAs we ask you to declare that you will take DEKAs under medical supervision only.

Can I order DEKAs vitamins without a prescription?

Yes. From the Webshop you can order without prescription, but DEKAs should be taken under medical supervision, so you should inform your doctor and/or dietician.