Medication Disposal Services

Storing unwanted and expired medications in the home presents a risk for drug abuse or overdose for children and pets. Improper medication disposal can contaminate soil and water. Summerwood Pharmacy is pleased to participate in a drug take back program to help the neighborhood. The service is offered free of charge to all Summerwood pharmacy customers. In compliance with federal law, we are unable to accept controlled substances. We only offer this program for patients who fill prescriptions at our pharmacy.

Please contact or visit your Summerwood Pharmacy for details. We will be glad to assist.

The following drugs are acceptable for our medication disposal program at this time:*

  • Tablets
  • Capsules
  • Liquids (oral, eye, ear and topical no more than 4oz
  • Inhalers
  • Injectable medication Patches Creams/lotions/ointments Suppositories

*Exclusions apply. Please contact a staff member for details.