Walgreens Introduces Kiosks To Drop Off Unwanted Medication

THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – A Walgreens in Thornton unveiled a new kiosk where people can get rid of unwanted medication.

It’s part of an effort to fight opioid abuse in Colorado.

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The pharmacy is located at 120th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard.

It’s one of 11 new disposal sites the company is introducing in Colorado.

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People can also get the antidote for opioids without a prescription at all Walgreens stores in Colorado.

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