Safely dispose of your unwanted or unused medications

Did you know you can dispose of medications – especially opioids – at hundreds of locations throughout the state all year round? To find the Drug Take Back location nearest you, click here.

For more information about what you can and can’t bring, click here.

If you have current prescriptions or over-the-counter medications you plan to keep, be sure to lock them up or store them safely out of reach. Together, we can save lives and help curb the opioid epidemic!

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New materials for the Business community, Native American community, U.S. Veterans and Service Members, and all program materials are available for Wisconsin organizations to obtain and share by visiting our Online Ordering Portal.

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A Message from the Attorney General

State of Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel talks about the prescription painkiller abuse epidemic in Wisconsin and why the DOSE OF REALITY effort is so important to help save lives, especially those of our young people ages 12-25.

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Some industries get hit with prescription painkiller abuse harder than others. Visit doseofrealitywi.gov/get-support/business/ to find out how to protect your business and your employees. ... See MoreSee Less

3 days ago

Some industries get hit with prescription painkiller abuse harder than others. Visit https://doseofrealitywi.gov/get-support/business/ to find out how to protect your business and your employees.

In the wake of exams, it’s normal for students to be stressed out. However, stress over schoolwork, trouble with friends, and anxiety can be signs of a drug addiction. Get the facts and know the signs. ... See MoreSee Less

7 days ago

In the wake of exams, it’s normal for students to be stressed out. However, stress over schoolwork, trouble with friends, and anxiety can be signs of a drug addiction. Get the facts and know the signs.