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National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday

A nationwide effort to dispose of unwanted prescription drugs
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Posted at 10:33 PM, Apr 29, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-29 23:59:15-04

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Drug Enforcement Administration will host its 22nd National Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Saturday.

It's a nationwide effort to dispose of unwanted prescription drugs so they don't end up in the hands of loved ones.

Saturday's event comes as the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports an increase in drug overdose deaths during the pandemic.

To find a collection site near you, click here.