Prescription drug take-back programs

Fass, Jennifer A.
April 2011
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;4/1/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 7, p567
Academic Journal
The article discusses drug take-back programs for disposing controlled and noncontrolled substances and medications appropriately, as recommended by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP). It highlights the amendment of the Controlled Substances Act with the Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal Act of 2010 and the Safe Drug Disposal Act of 2010, and mentions the Operation Medicine Cabinet, launched in 2009 in Broward County, Florida.


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