National Prescription Drug Take Back Day set for Saturday

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — It’s time to get rid of those expired bottles of medicine. Saturday, September 27, is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

Law enforcement officials are asking people to bring all of their expired and unused medicine to the front parking lot of the police station.

This is an on-going effort to prevent pill abuse and theft. Officials will be collecting old medicine from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more info on disposal information, visit the Office of Diversion Control’s website

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