US DEA Expand the Unused Prescription Drug Return Program

September 9, 2014 2:29 PM

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US DEA Expand the Unused Prescription Drug Return Program

The U.S D.EA has announced an initiative to collect the unused prescription drugs from the patients. They want the unused drugs to go back to the hospitals, clinics and pharmacies. The strong reason behind this initiative is the swiftly growing drug abuse cases in United States of America. More than 50% of the unintentional deaths in US are caused by the wrong usage of prescribed drugs. More than 7 million aged above 13 are using invalid prescribed drugs. In order to reduce the drug abuse rate, this kind of resolution has become mandatory for Drug Enforcement Administration of the USA.

This surprisingly big news brings lot of changes in homes. This makes the homes to send back the stocks of unused medicine back to the pharmacies. There were many cases where the teenagers at home use those unused medicines as drugs. Drug return program which is rewriting the Controlled Substance Ac...

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