The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
Saturday, April 22, 2023
Help prevent drug misuse. Take back unneeded medications for safe disposal.
The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse and medications.
- 3 out of 4 heroin addicts started with prescription opioids.
- People addicted to prescription pain killers are 40x more likely to be heroin addicts.
- Many of these people become desperate and go looking for pain killers in their family and friends’ homes.
Read more about the success of the April 2023 Drug Take Back Day – View Results.
Save the date for the next National Prescription Drug Take Back Day in October 2023!