Prescription Drug Drop-off Locations

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Preparing items for disposal at a Take-Back Box location:

· All pharmaceutical drugs that are being disposed of need to be in a sealed container such as the original bottle or a zip-lock bag. They may not be disposed of loosely.

· Liquid pharmaceuticals should remain in the original container.

· Personal information should be removed or blotted out with a permanent marker.

Items Accepted:

Prescription and over-the-counter solid medications, tablets and capsules, liquid medications, inhalers, creams, ointments, nasal sprays, and pet medicines*

Items NOT Accepted:

Intravenous solutions, injectables and needles*

*Please check with your drop off location for a complete list of items accepted or not accepted.

Click HERE to find a prescription drug drop off location near you.