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 Back24 hours ago

How can participating in the Arkansas Drug Take Back Day (Saturday, Oct. 27) help the enviroment? We're glad you asked -- your answer is here:...

Arkansas Drug Take Back
Arkansas Drug Take Back24 hours ago

How can participating in the Arkansas Drug Take Back Day (Saturday, Oct. 27) help the enviroment? We're glad you asked -- your answer is here:...

Arkansas Drug Take Back
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Two-thirds of teenagers & young adults who report abuse of prescription medications say they get the majority of the medications from friends, family & acquaintances....

Arkansas Drug Take Back
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Congratulations to KTHV Ch. 11's Laura Monteverdi on WINNING an EMMY for "Saving A Generation: The New Face of Drug Addiction." It took a lot...

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Concerns grow as fentanyl use causes rise in opioid overdose deaths in Arkansas | https://t.co/KhdRB2FUDM https://t.co/s3ypK3FdQK

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There is hope (so never give up on anyone, including yourself).

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This is a working group developing the Arkansas model of Peer Recovery. "These people have left their passion and footprints on what Recovery will look...

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A live press conference with the DEA, & federal and state prosecutors is able to take place. Stay tuned.

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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...