Take Back Day is a key step in helping reduce the rise of opioid deaths, overdoses, and addiction by getting rid of unneeded and expired prescriptions. 51.3% of people (age 12+) who misuse pain relievers got them from a friend or relative. The more prescription opioid medication is available, the higher likelihood of misuse. It is important dispose of unused medication, so it doesn’t fall into the wrong hands.
To see the list of Take Back locations in North Dakota please visit https://attorneygeneral.nd.gov/public-safety/take-back-program/take-back-program-locations.