Cabarrus Prescription Take-Back Event

Pills faling out of bottle

Clean out your medicine cabinets for National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, Saturday, October 27, 10 a.m. to noon. You can turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal at several locations throughout our area.

Participating locations include:

Moose Drug Company, 8374 Franklin St. W., Mt. Pleasant

Moose Professional Pharmacy, 270 Copperfield Blvd., NE, #101, Concord

Moose Pharmacy of Kannapolis, 1113 N. Main St., Kannapolis

Cannon Pharmacy, 760 Cabarrus Ave. W, Concord

Cannon Pharmacy, 1706 S. Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis

Harrisburg's Hometown Pharmacy, 5006 Highway 49 S, Harrisburg

Medication drop boxes available 24/7 at:

Cabarrus County Sheriff's Administration Building, 30 Corban Ave., Concord

Concord Police Station, 41 Cabarrus Ave. W, Concord

Kannapolis Police Station, 401 Laureate Way, Kannapolis

What can you take back?


All expired, unused or unwanted controlled, non-controlled and over-the-counter medications, including pet medications and liquid products such as cough syrup which must be tightly capped


Trash, regulated medical waste, sharps, syringes, thermometers, hazardous waste, aerosols, illicit drugs or commercial waste