Free Prescription Drug Disposal Kits - Genesis Health System

Free Prescription Drug Disposal Kits

Genesis has partnered with RALI Iowa to provide resources to address opioid addiction. To help combat prescription drug abuse, Genesis offers free drug disposal kits for unused medication.

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Free prescription drug disposal kits are available during business hours at:

Using the kit is simple. Put unused medications in the included pouch, add water, seal and dispose of it in the trash.

Here are two other options for safe disposal of prescription medication:

  • Use household materials to dispose of your unused medications. Mix your medicines with kitty litter or old coffee grounds in an airtight container and dispose of it in your trash can.
  • Visit a drug takeback center in your community. Click HERE to find locations in Iowa.

The opioid crisis affects individuals, families and communities across the state. And we all must work together to end it.

Learn more about safe use, storage, and disposal of medications at https://www.rali-ia.org.

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