Saturday is National Rx Take-Back Day
April 26, 2019
OKLAHOMA CITY – National Rx Take-Back Day is this weekend but the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics reminds those across the state that they don't have to wait for an official take-back event to get rid of unwanted medication.
OBN Spokesman Mark Woodward said the agency's "Safe Trips for Scripts" program currently has 176 OBN drug disposal boxes in law enforcement lobbies in all 77 Oklahoma counties allowing the public to dispose of old medication throughout the year.
“Take-back days have been very successful, but we don’t want people stock-piling expired medication in their home for weeks...