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Posted on: October 14, 2020

FPD to Hold Drug Take Back Day with Health Department and DEA

Citizens are encouraged to drop off unused and expired medications as part of National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 10AM-2PM. Medications will be placed in a secure container and all personal information will be kept confidential. You may also remove all personally identifiable information from medicine bottles or containers.

Accepted Items:

  • Prescription medications
  • Over-the-counter medications
  • Medical Samples
  • Medicated Ointments / Lotions
  • Pet Medications

Items that will not be accepted:

  • Thermometers
  • IV Bags 
  • Blood or infectious waster
  • Oxygen tanks
  • Diabetic syringes

This event is hosted by the FPD, the Frederick County Health Department, and the DEA. For more information, please contact SGT V Brown at FPD: (301) 600-2100.

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