Free medication deactivation pouches available in St. Louis Coun - KMOV.com

Free medication deactivation pouches available in St. Louis County

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – St. Louis College of Pharmacy, Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals and a number of other local health and police organizations are joining together to distribute medication deactivation pouches. 

The pouches are a free, safe way to get old, unneeded pain medications out of the house. Altogether, more than 50,000 pouches will be distributed across St. Louis County at the following locations:

Wehrenberg Theaters

St. Anthony's Medical Center 

Mercy Hospitals

For more information, visit mallinckrodt.com/disposal.

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