Monday, November 7, 2016

Introducing The Med-Return Drug Disposal Kiosk

The Louisville Police Department in conjunction with Community Counseling Services and The Mississippi Department of Mental Health held a brief ribbon cutting ceremony on November 3, 2016. They introduced the new Med-Return Drug Disposal Kiosk where citizens can dispose of unuse​​d or expired medication safely, easily, confidentially, and for free. The kiosk is located in the police station waiting room and open to all residents, 24 hours a day, seven days a week-- no questions asked. This is a safe, effective, and sustainable way to dispose of prescription substances.

The following are prescriptions that are listed on the front of the kiosk that can or cannot be accepted.

Prescriptions, Prescription Patches, Prescription Medications, Prescription Ointments, Over-the-counter medications, Vitamins, Samples and Medication for pets.

Not Accepted:
Hydrogen Peroxide, Thermometers, Needles (Sharps), Aerosol cans, Ointments, Lotions or Liquids, Medications from Businesses or Clinics, Inhalers.

For more information call 662-295-1633.