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Chronic Pain Toolkit

Center for Health, Work, and Environment


Take advantage of these tools and resources to help you save time and better serve your patients.

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Tools for Managing Chronic Pain Patients


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Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP)
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​Colorado Household Medication Disposal Options - Updated July 2013 


Project provides drop-boxes for the collection of prescription and over-the-counter drugs. Controlled substances are not accepted. Sharps are not accepted. No fee for service. King Soopers locations are available whenever stores are open. Hours are indicated for other locations.

Program provides drop-boxes for the collection of prescription and over-the-counter medications. Controlled substances are not accepted. Sharps are not accepted. No fee for service. Call for store hours.

Rx Takeaway Program

Program sells postage-paid envelopes for the disposal of prescription and over-the-counter medications. Controlled substances are not accepted. Sharps are not accepted. Fee for service. Call your local pharmacy for more information and for store hours.

  • Walgreens Pharmacies Statewide – $2.99 fee per envelope
  • King Soopers/City Market Pharmacies Statewide – $2.99 fee per envelope
  • Safeway Pharmacies Statewide – $3.99 fee per envelope
  • Rite-Aid Pharmacies Statewide – Fee unknown
  • Good Day Pharmacies (northern Front Range communities) – $2.99 fee per envelope

Complete list of takeback programs closest to you: State of Colorado Household Medication Disposal Options

From the Literature

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Colorado School of Public Health

13001 E. 17th Place
Mail Stop B119
Aurora, CO 80045


303.724.4585
colorado.sph@ucdenver.edu

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