Medicine Safety: Drug Disposal and Storage

Nearly twice as many Americans die of drug overdoses than motor vehicle accidents. The opioid abuse epidemic is ruining lives and destroying families, and a surge in the use of prescription painkillers is largely to blame.

Learn about the dangers of prescription and over-the-counter drug abuse and how you can keep your family, patients and community safe.

Find out how to:

  • Safely sore prescription painkillers at home and in a clinical setting
  • Warn patients of the risks associated with prescription painkillers
  • Safely dispose of medications