Patient Safety Tool: Medication Disposal Guide

The Food and Drug Administration provides a free guide on how to dispose of medications safely.

The guide includes steps patients should take to safely dispose of unused prescription drugs, such as participating in drug take-back programs.


Download the medication disposal guide for use in your own facility.

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