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How to Dispose unused medicines? 
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Joined: Fri Jun 27, 2008 9:38 am
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When the medicines are no longer needed, it is our responsibility to dispose them properly to avoid harm to others. Here are some of the options for disposal.
1. Medicine Take-Back Programs : Contact your city to see whether there is any medical take-back program is available, it is the best way to remove expired, unused or unwanted medicines.
2. Disposal in Household Trash : Mix the medicines (but don't crush tablets or capsules) with unpalatable substance like used coffee grounds or kitty letter, then place the mixture in a sealed plastic bag and throw the container in your household trash.
3. Flushing of certain medicines : Here is the list of medicines recommended for disposal by flushing

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Fri Aug 24, 2012 7:15 am
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