AWARE Prescription Drug Disposal Program


AWARE is IMPACT Texas prescription disposal program whose efforts are in coordination with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA.)  AWARE aims to decrease prescription drug abuse, remove controlled substance from families medicine cabinets, prevent abuse, misuse or accidental poisonings. 
Easy safe disposal of prescription medication is now available.  Please view the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) link at to locate participating prescription drug collection sites near you. 
IMPACT Texas encourages residents interested in dropping off medications to leave pills in their original containers with the patient’s information marked out.

Include the National Poison Help Hotline number 1-800-222-1222 in your cell phone, post on the refrigerator or bulletin board in your home, in case of emergency.   Call 911 if you suspect someone has taken too much medicine.

Always take the appropriate dose
Watch to make sure all medication is secure
Allot time to inventory medication
Reach out to family and friends to share responsible medication practices
Easy safe disposal of prescription medication is now available


Round Rock Police Department

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Accepted Items:
  • Unused prescription pill medication
  • Prescription patches
  • Over-the-counter medication
  • Vitamins
  • Medications for pets
Non-Accepted Items:
  • No liquid
  • No needles

  • No illegal drugs
Preventing Teen Abuse of Prescription Drugs Fact Sheet
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