National Take Back Day April 29Last Updated: Wednesday, April 19, 2017
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day will be April 29, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. National Take-Back Day is a safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose of unused or expired prescription drugs.
The Drug Enforcement Administration first launched its "Take-Back" day more than six years ago and since then has collected 7.1 million pounds of prescription drugs from the public.
Learn more about the dangers of prescription medications and teens by reading Prescription for Disaster: How Teens Abuse Medicine.
Watch Take Back Public Service Announcements
|Patrick Chung, New England Patriots safety|
|Boomer Esiason, former NFL Pro Bowl Quarterback|
|Dámaso Marte, former MLB relief pitcher|
|Jim Palmer, MLB Hall of Fame pitcher|
More information on drug disposal:
Watch the video, "Safe Medication Disposal" made by the Alliance for Aging Research, below: