For Disposal of Unused, Unwanted, and Expired Prescription Medication
located at Point Coupee General Hospital
-Free, Safe, and Confidential-
Controlled Substances II-V
Tablets, Capsules, Liquids
Ointments, Creams, Lotions
Illegal Schedule I Drugs
Aerosol Spray Cans
Alcohol or Peroxide
Medications should be in original prescription containers, loose pills should be placed in sealed plastic bags. Liquids should be wrapped in paper towel and sealed in plastic bags.
Medsafe® Medication Disposal Site Located on First Floor near Lab Entrance medications including legally held controlled substances, providing a convenient method of disposal and ridding homes and medicine cabinets of potentially harmful drugs.
PREVENT ACCIDENTAL POISONING
MedSafe® facilitates collection of unused and unwanted consumer medications including legally held controlled substances, providing a convenient method of disposal and ridding homes and medicine cabinets of potentially harmful drugs.
MedSafe® allows the collection of legally held patient-prescribed and OTC pharmaceutical controlled substances (schedule II-V) from ultimate users for disposal in a safe and effective manner consistent with effective controls against diversion.
PREVENT WATER CONTAMINATION
MedSafe® inner liners are treated per preferred method of disposal, incineration, which renders the pharmaceuticals non-retrievable and prevents unused medications from cycling back into our water.