American Medicine Chest Challenge Raises Awareness of Rx Abuse

The sixth annual American Medicine Chest Challenge (AMCC) National Day of Awareness and Safe Disposal will take place on Saturday, November 14. Americans are encouraged to safely dispose of unused, unwanted and expired medicine at more than 1,500 Rx permanent collection sites at local police departments and sheriffs’ offices throughout the country.

The directory of collection sites, along with other prescription drug abuse prevention information, can be found at or by downloading the free app AMCC Rx Drop.

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