Arkansas Takeback

End the Opidemic ➡ DROP IT IN THE BOX 🚮❗

41 people die every day from opioid-related drug overdoses. In 2019, there 363 opioid-related drug overdose deaths in Arkansas, which is also the 2nd highest opioid prescribing state in the nation - there are more opioids in Arkansas than people! Monitor, Secure, and properly Dispose of your medications. There are 250+ permanent drop boxes (most available 24/7) across the state, just type in a zip code on the Collection Sites page. This simple act is not only environmentally safe, but it also saves lives! 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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