Health Services

Drug Safety

Prescription Drugs

Do you have unwanted, unused, or expired prescription drugs at home? It’s important to know how to safely dispose of them. Practicing good drug disposal habits protects you, your family, and your community.
Follow the proper procedures to prevent accidental prescription misuse and abuse, while also reducing chemicals that go into our water systems and environment. Did you know Nellis Air Force Base makes it easy to dispose of your unwanted, unused, and/or expired prescription drugs with our Drug Take Back program?

Drug Take Back

Nellis Air Force Base offers the following Drug Take Back options:

  1. Secure bins where you can drop your unwanted drugs onsite

We strive to make it easy for you and your family to handle prescriptions properly.

To see how to dispose of items not allowed through the Drug Take Back program, visit the Environmental Protection Agency Website.

Contact Us


702-653-CARE (2273), Option 4, Option 1, Option 3


8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


4311 Carswell Avenue
Building 340
‚ÄčNellis Air Force Base, Nevada 89191

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