BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)– Authorities say prescription drug abuse in the U. S. is alarmingly high, but a national initiative hopes to combat the issue. Saturday, April 27th is Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Citizens can properly dispose of unused, expired, or unwanted medications free and anonymously with no questions asked. It will take place at multiple locations from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. For a full list of Alabama locations, click here.