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Medication Take Back – Maplewood Estates

Posted: Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 by Cristina Mank in

Medication Take Back – Maplewood Estates

Day: October 27, 2021 Time: 12:30 PM

Most abused prescription drugs come from family and friends. You could be making drugs available to your loved ones and not know it. 

Products Accepted:

  • Prescription and over-the-counter tablets and capsules
  • Liquid medications, inhalers, creams, ointments, nasal sprays
  • Pet medications

Products NOT Accepted:

  • Intravenous and injectable solutions
  • Needles

Why We Are Collecting

  • 70% of people who abuse prescription pain relievers get them from friends or relatives.
  • 1 in 4 high school students have abused prescription drugs.

This project is supported by the Montgomery County Commissioners and is made possible by the District Attorney, Montgomery County Detective Bureau and Aging & Adult Services.