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