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National Prescription Drug Take Back Day locations in Roanoke

ROANOKE, Va. – Have any drugs that were prescribed to you that you no longer need? This Saturday, locations across Roanoke and throughout the region are providing a safe way to dispose of those unwanted prescriptions. 

According to the 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 6.2 million Americans misused controlled prescription drugs.

The study also shows that a majority of abused prescription drugs were obtained from family and friends, often from the home medicine cabinet.

Here are the locations in and around Roanoke where you can safely dispose of your unwanted prescription drugs this Saturday between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.: 

LOCATIONADDRESS
CVS702 9th Street SE, Roanoke VA 24013
Kroger at Tanglewood Mall4488 Electric Road, Roanoke VA 24018
CVS, Towers Shopping Center2001 Colonial Avenue, Roanoke VA 24015
Roanoke County Fire Station #1150 Hershberger Road, Roanoke VA 24012
Kroger at Valley Gateway39670 Valley Gateway Boulevard, Roanoke VA 24012
CVS at Target4737 Valley View Boulevard NW, Roanoke VA 24012
Walgreens4049 Brambleton Avenue, Roanoke VA 24018
Kroger915 Hardy Road, Vinton VA 24179
Kroger72 Kingston Drive, Daleville VA 24083
Super Shoes1838 W Main Street, Salem VA 24153
Department of Veterans Affairs1970 Roanoke Boulevard, Salem VA 24153
Virginia State Police Division VI HQ3775 West Main Street, Salem VA 24153
Franklin County Sheriff's Westlake Substation13205 Booker T Washington Hwy, Hardy VA 24101

 

To see a full list of all locations, visit the DEA website