3 KEYS TO PRESCRIPTION DRUG SAFETY
The misuse and abuse of prescription medication can be prevented. If we Take Meds Seriously Oregon, we can improve safety for ourselves, our families, our communities and our environment. Together we can make a difference.
Safe use ensures your prescription medicine is helping you as intended. You can help combat the dangers of prescription drug abuse by using your prescription drugs only as directed.
Prescription medication is secured from the time it leaves the manufacturer until the time it’s dispensed at a pharmacy. At that point it becomes our responsibility to safely store medication at home.
The best way to get rid of household medications is to take them to the nearest secure collection box. Use this page to find the medication collection box closest to you!
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Together we can reduce misuse and abuse of prescription drugs in our community.
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