Apr 26 2018

Drug Drop Off: Prescription Drug Take Back Day Sat. April 28

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day addresses a crucial public safety and public health issue.

A 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), found that controlled prescription drugs were overused/abused by 6.4 million Americans. The NSDUH began in 1971 and is conducted every year. (Homepage of NSDUH)

Where to drop off drugs, including the Piedmont Police Department, 403 Highland Ave.:

Alta Bates Peralta Outpatient Pharmacy,  3300 Webster Street, Ground Floor,  Oakland

East Bay MUD Administration Bldg.  375 Eleventh Street,  Oakland

Kaiser Permanente Pharmacy Fabiola 1 #115,  3801 Howe Street, 1st Floor,  Oakland

Kaiser Permanente #118,  3505 Broadway,  Oakland

Kaiser Permanente #102,  3701 Broadway, 1st Floor,  Oakland

Kaiser Permanente #105,  3600 Broadway, 1st Floor,  Oakland

Medicine Drop-Off at the California State Building,  1515 Clay Street, Oakland

New Oakland Pharmacy #1, 333 9th Street,  Oakland

New Oakland Pharmacy – Lake Merritt,  250 East 18th Street,  Oakland

Piedmont Police Department, 403 Highland Ave,  Piedmont

Vitacare Pharmacy,  2447 Telegraph Ave,  Oakland

Wellspring Pharmacy,  4184 Piedmont Ave,  Oakland

 NOT ACCEPTED at the above locations: Herbal remedies, vitamins, supplements, cosmetics, other personal care products, compressed cylinders, aerosols, inhalers, medical devices, sharps, pet pesticides, illicit drugs, iodine-containing medications.

Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Site , 2100 E. 7th Street,  Oakland  < Contact

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