National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday, April 24.

People can drop off their expired or unwanted medications at collection sites across the country.

The DEA says 9.7 million Americans misused prescription pain relievers in 2019, many of which came from home.

There are plenty of drop off locations across Hampton Roads. To find a collection site near you, click here.

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