Benzer Pharmacy launches at-home medication disposal program

Tampa, FL-based Benzer Pharmacy will soon offer DisposeRx packets designed for safely disposing unused and expired medications at home. The packets will be offered by pharmacists during comprehensive in-person consultations with patients.

Tampa, FL-based Benzer Pharmacy will soon offer DisposeRx packets designed for safely disposing unused and expired medications at home. The packets will be offered by pharmacists during comprehensive in-person consultations with patients. Tonya Shackelford, Benzer Pharmacy president, says: "Our culture is built on a 'people first' philosophy, and the safety of our patients and their families is paramount. We know that medication disposal is a critical but often overlooked step needed to prevent drug diversion and accidental poisonings. DisposeRx is a simple and cost-effective product with a supporting education program that we can offer to our loyal customers." Benzer has 82 locations across 29 states and is committed to patient wellness and providing the professional support that local pharmacists need to better serve their communities.