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Prescription Drug Take Back Effort
Todd Crum, ATOD

350 Montevue Ln.
Frederick, MD21702

Ph: (301) 600-1755

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Prescription Drug Abuse Effort

More than seven million Americans currently abuse prescription drugs, according to the 2009 Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration’s National Survey on Drug Use and Health. Each day approximately 2,500 teens use prescription drugs to get high for the first time, according to the Partnership for a Drug Free America. The Frederick County Health Department has partnered with local law enforcement agencies to get the word out of the dangers of prescription medication abuse and safe disposal of unused medicine.

Flyer for the October 2013 Drop-off

Local Prescription Drug Disposal Sites 

There are several sites throughout the county where citizens can safely dispose of their expired and/or unwanted household medicines and prescription drugs.  This collaborative effort the Frederick County Health Department and local law enforcement agencies offer an effective and convenient way for concerned residents to help prevent illegal drug use and misuse in Frederick County.  Local medication drop-off locations include
           Thurmont Police Department                 Maryland State Police Barracks                  Brunswick Police Department        

                   800 Main Street                                 110 Airport Drive East                                 20 East "A" Street              
               Thurmont, Md 21788                               Frederick, Md 21701                                Brunswick, Md 21716
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