National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Join the fight against prescription drug abuse by getting rid of used, unwanted and expired medications and dropping them off at Belmar police headquarters, located at 601 Main Street. Needles cannot be accepted.

According to the 2018 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 9.9 million Americans misused controlled prescription drugs. The study shows that a majority of abused prescription drugs were obtained from family and friends, often from the home medicine cabinet.

The federal Drug Enforcement Agency's Take Back Day provides an opportunity for Americans to prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths.

 

 

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  1. 732-681-1700
Sat, October 24
10:00 am — 2:00 pm
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Join the fight against prescription drug abuse by getting rid of used, unwanted and expired medications and dropping them off at Belmar police headquarters, located at 601 Main Street. Needles cannot be accepted.

According to the 2018 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 9.9 million Americans misused controlled prescription drugs. The study shows that a majority of abused prescription ...

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