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Safe. Clean. Responsible.

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The Green Problem

Medsaway® neutralizes and contains the active dangerous chemicals
of unused medications, and makes them safe to dispose in landfills.
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The Red Problem

Medsaway® safely deactivates
potentially dangerous medications.
  • October 30, 2014 - Is Your Medicine Cabinet Fueling Drug Abuse? - Another article with an in-depth look at the prescription drug abuse problem. They specifically mention how difficult it can be to get rid of prescription drugs safely. In the past, the only options have been to find a drop-off box or choose to dispose of them in an unsafe manner. We're glad we can... More →
  • October 28, 2014 - Prescription Drug Abuse and Physician Education - While we help with the safe prescription drug disposal side of the equation, it's important to remember thatphysiciansneed more education on the subject too. This article goes into more depth on the topic of potentially mandating physician education. - Our nation’s growing concern and response to... More →
  • October 23, 2014 - Prescription Drug Abuse in Medicare - This is another example of the attention prescription drug abuse is getting at a national level. The author specifically calls it out as a national epidemic. It's happening all over the country, even with Medicare patients. - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) rightly calls... More →
  • October 21, 2014 - Purdue Researchers Study Who Sells Prescription Drugs Illegally - It's interesting to see a new study dealing with the issue of prescription drug abuse. The findings arefascinatingand notnecessarilyinvolving thedemographics most people would assume. Hopefully more studies will be conducted in the future. The more information we can get about the problem the... More →
  • October 16, 2014 - Massachusetts Wins $400,000 Grant to Help Combat Prescription Drug Abuse - This is more evidence that the prescription drug abuse problem is finally getting attention on a national level. It will be interesting to see what Massachusetts does with their federal grant money. - The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has been awarded a $400,000 federal grant to help... More →
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Medication Disposal System for In-Home or Institutional Use

Medsaway® makes prescription medicines unusable and effectively contained, minimizing the potential for diversion or accidental exposure to children or pets.

THE RED PROBLEM

Unused Drugs are abusable and dangerous, and unintentional human drug poisoning is now the 2nd leading cause of accidental death in the U.S.

Medsaway® provides increased security in the home by safely deactivating potentially dangerous medications, and is an environmentally responsible means of disposal.  Medsaway® is designed to help consumers comply with medication disposal recommendations provided by the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy.

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THE GREEN PROBLEM

Unused medications are contaminating our nation’s waterways at an alarming rate.

Medsaway® neutralizes and contains the active dangerous chemicals, minimizing the potential for diversion or accidental exposure to children or pets. The neutralized, chemically bound drugs become unusable and may safely be disposed in landfill where the insoluble products will not leach into groundwater.

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