Why should unwanted, unused or expired medication be properly disposed of? 1) Painkiller abuse starts with family & friends More
than two thirds of people who said they had gotten high on painkillers
for the first time in the previous year got the pills from family or
friends, according to the analysis of two years of data from the
National Survey on Drug Use and Health. 2) Flushed medication ends up in our water supply. Who wants that?