End the Opidemic

By returning your expired or unused medications to Drug Take Back programs, you help Take Back Our Health, Our Environment, and Our Communities!
It’s OK to flush medicines down the toilet or pour them down the drain?
It's OK to put medicines in the trash, if mixed with other items (like coffee grounds or kitty litter).
Collection Sites
Collection Sites
There are hundreds of secure drop boxes throughout Arkansas to drop off medications. Search for drop off locations by name, zipcode, type or a combination of any of the three.
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Recovery Centers
Recovery Centers
The road to recovery is difficult, but it is possible. Visit our list of recovery resources. There is also a Support Information for Family & Friends section under the Wellness tab.
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It's OK to leave medicines lying around the home
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Arkansas Take Back1 day ago

31 Suspects Face Federal Drug & Firearm Charges in Multi-State Drug Roundup https://t.co/wVebDrgJqf

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In arrest operations that stretched across the country for the past week, law enforcement officers have arrested multiple defendants in an effort to disrupt a...

Arkansas Take Back2 days ago

More GREAT News! ----> $10.3 MILLION GRANT AWARD SET TO BOOST STATE PREVENTION, TREATMENT SERVICES – Arkansas Takeback https://t.co/Jwh8UY9KgR

Arkansas Drug Take Back
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More GREAT News!!! $10.3 MILLION GRANT AWARD SET TO BOOST STATE PREVENTION, TREATMENT SERVICES ... click below for details

https://www.artakeback.org/10-3-million-grant-award-set-to-boost-state-prevention-treatment-services/

Arkansas Take Back2 days ago

Treatment Centers Across Arkansas Get Federal Funds To Fight Opioid Addiction https://t.co/QS6YzrOhvx via @5news

Arkansas Drug Take Back
Arkansas Drug Take Back2 days ago

Nearly a dozen opioid treatment facilities around the state will get a chunk of $3 million dollars being made available by lawmakers.

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Arkansas Drug Take Back3 days ago

How many people do you know who have a drug addiction? Compare that with High School kids today. And is life expectancy diminishing in the...

Arkansas Drug Take Back3 days ago

Dr. John Kirtley, AR Board of Pharmacy Director: Do we need to feel some level of pain or medicated to numbness? #EndTheOpidemic [34th...

Arkansas Drug Take Back3 days ago

(From left) AR Board of Pharmacy Director Dr. John Kirtley, AR Drug Director Kirk Lane, and Pat Hannah and Glenda Clark with AR Workers Compensation...