ASAP: Alliance for Substance Abuse Progress in Bartholomew County

Safe Medication Disposal

A critical part of preventing prescription drug misuse is disposing of unused and/or expired prescription medication. Properly disposing of medication prevents theft, illegal use, accidental ingestion, overdose and death.

Ongoing drop-off locations in Columbus for medication disposal include:

  • Indiana State Police and other police agencies sponsor drug take-back collection events several times throughout the year that are posted on social media and through public service announcements.

For more information on preventing substance use disorders, see the Prevention page.

Last modified on Monday, 23 April 2018 09:19

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