Unused medicine being collected today

2013-03-02T00:00:00Z Unused medicine being collected todayKimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
March 02, 2013 12:00 am  • 

Representatives from the Pima County Sheriff's Department will be collecting unused prescription and over-the-counter medications today on the south side.

The Dispose-A-Med event runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tablets, capsules, liquids and creams will be collected in front of the Safeway at 2940 W. Valencia Road near South Cardinal Avenue. Metal or glass inhalation aerosol bottles, syringes and EpiPens will not be accepted, nor will drugs from commercial organizations.

The services is free and anonymous. No questions will be asked.

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