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epi pen disposal?

My DD has an egg allergy, and we are very lucky it is not severe but we have to carry the epi pen. We have not had to use it, but they expired, got the replacements but what do you do with the old ones? Toss them?

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LizaJayne

Asked by LizaJayne at 9:19 PM on Aug. 22, 2010 in Health

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  • take them to a local CVS. most of them do safe disposal.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 9:20 PM on Aug. 22, 2010

  • SHARPS container. Drug stores have them for like $3 and they can be put out with the trash
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:25 PM on Aug. 22, 2010

  • I take mine back to the pharmacy for proper disposal.

    beeky

    Answer by beeky at 10:01 PM on Aug. 22, 2010

  • pharmacy for disposal
    regian19832002

    Answer by regian19832002 at 12:47 AM on Aug. 23, 2010

  • We give our expired epi's to the Dr or pharmacist to dispose of.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 2:32 PM on Aug. 23, 2010

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