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Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Drop off unused prescriptions with no questions asked.

OPD will be at Tri-CIty Medical Center 4002 Vista Way on Saturday, April 24th, from 10am-2pm.


Why turn in unused prescription drugs?

-Prescription drug abuse is the nation's fastest growing drug problem.

-Every day. nearly 2,500 teens abuse a prescription drug for the first time.

-Propelled by an incerase in prescription narcotic overdoses, drug deaths now outnumber traffic fatalities in the United States.

-The easiest place to get the prescription drugs is in someone's medicine cabinet/

-Take-back days ensure safe disposal and protect the environment.

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