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Drug Take Back Day

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Attorney General Mike DeWine is encouraging Ohioans to clean out their medicine cabinets and take unwanted or unused prescription drugs to a DEA Drug Take Back location on Saturday, April 30 between 10AM-2PM.

There are hundreds of places across Ohio to do this. Last year, people all across the US turned in 121 tons of RX drugs at nearly 4,100 sties.

The DEA WEBSITE has a way you can search by your zip code for the Drug Take Back Day drop off near you.

Unintentional drug poisonings in 2009 killed four Ohioans a day. More Ohioans have died from unintentional drug overdoses than in car accidents.

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