Dispose of unwanted medications Saturday


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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-- Have some expired or unused prescription medication you need to throw out? You can turn in your unwanted medicines Saturday during a nationwide Prescription Drug Take-Back Event.

Between 10 am to 2 pm Saturday you can turn in your old pills to police stations, pharmacies, and other sites across the country. The event is sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).

This service is free and anonymous, no questions asked. Tablets, capsules, and all other solid dosage forms of medication will be accepted. New or used needles and syringes will not be accepted.

To find a site near you, click here.

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