We encourage you to utilize DEA National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative events. As dates are announced, we will post local information here.
You may put medicine which is expired or no longer needed into the regular household trash.
Special disposal as household hazardous waste is not necessary.
Do not dispose of medicine by pouring it down the drain or into a toilet, unless the label or patient instructions specifically advise this.
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommends that a very small list of extremely powerful narcotic pain relievers and other controlled substances should be disposed by flushing them down the toilet if these drugs cannot be disposed of through a drug take-back program. View current FDA list.