South Louisiana participates in national Prescription Drug Take Back Day
BATON ROUGE - On Saturday, Oct. 26 Louisiana joins states across the nation in supporting Operation Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, a program sponsored by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.
The event is an opportunity for the community to help prevent the abuse, theft and accidental ingestion of prescription drugs by ridding homes of potentially dangerous expired or unwanted prescription drugs.
On Saturday, from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. prescription drugs can be brought to any of the following locations:
Click here for additional drop-off locations in surrounding cities.
The DEA has also announced that for the first time, it will be accepting vaping devices and cartridges during the Take-Back event.
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