Unused and expired drugs are tried by hundreds of teens every day and will send 1 in 180 children under the age of two to the emergency room for treatment of accidental medication ingestion.
Flower Mound, TX (PRWEB) August 12, 2014
Safe Drug Disposal announced today a partnership with Disposal Technologies to offer a direct-to-consumer option to obtain environmentally friendly, in-home narcotic disposal to safely destroy old or unused prescription medication. Drug Dispose All is now conveniently available to consumers in 8-oz and 128-oz options at http://www.safe-drug-disposal.com as listed by Amazon.
“Prescription teen drug abuse—from individual abuse to pill parties—unnecessarily claims the lives and increases narcotic addiction in youths every year,” said Dr. Branden Williams of Safe Drug Disposal. “Unused and expired drugs are tried by hundreds of teens every day and will send 1 in 180 children under the age of two to the emergency room for treatment of accidental medication ingestion. Safe Drug Disposal aims to reduce these numbers by offering Drug Dispose All directly to consumers via Amazon.”
Facts about the product:
- Safe Drug Disposal’s consumer offering leverages revolutionary technology developed by Dr. Kevin Schug, trained chemist and Shimadzu Distinguished Professor of Analytical Chemistry at the University of Texas at Arlington.
- Most prescription and over-the-counter drugs are rendered 99% inert within 30 minutes to 1 hour.
- The product keeps harmful chemicals out of our air, water, and away from youths who may accidentally overdose or become dependent on unused prescription medications.
About Safe Drug Disposal: Safe Drug Disposal is a family owned organization dedicated to helping parents stop teenage prescription drug abuse by bringing Drug Dispose All direct to consumers. For more information, see our website at http://www.safe-drug-disposal.com.