Drug Take Back Day Is Thursday, April 18

On Thursday, April 18, bring any unused, expired or unwanted medications to the University Pharmacy located in Nordenberg Hall between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. for safe disposal.

The following will be accepted:

  • Prescriptions
  • Non-leaking liquids
  • Over-the-counter meds
  • Vitamins
  • Medications for pets and other animals
  • Creams, gels and ointments

The following cannot be accepted:

  • Needles or syringes
  • EpiPens or other injectables
  • Inhalers
  • IV bags
  • Thermometers
  • Chemotherapy meds
  • Lancets or test strips

The DEA Drug Take Back Day is a collaboration among the School of PharmacyUniversity PharmacyDivision of Student AffairsPitt Police and the Allegheny County District Attorney. For more information, see the event flyer.