Several Lewis Drug and Lewis Family Drug locations have partnered with their respective State Board of Pharmacy and Assured Waste Solutions’ MedDrop Program to take back pharmaceutical waste in a community near you. MedDrop Boxes are DEA approved vaults that provide a safe and convenient way to properly dispose of pharmacy waste. Visit the MedDrop box at your Lewis store to get rid of all expired, unused or unwanted controlled, non-controlled, and over the counter medications, including pet medications.
Items that are NOT accepted include: trash, regulated medical waste, sharps, syringes, thermometers, hazardous waste, aerosols, illicit drugs, or commercial waste.
The following locations have a MedDrop Box available:
- De Smet
- Sioux Falls - 37th & Minnesota
- Ida Grove
- Rock Rapids
- Rock Valley
- Sioux Center
- Spirit Lake