Medication Disposal

Medlandia Compounding Pharmacists encourage you to return expired prescription and non- prescription medication to the pharmacy for the free provincial safe disposal program.

There is growing evidence that throwing medications down the sink or into our water sources is having a harmful effect on the environment and our our health.

If you are unsure if a medicationis still safe to use, check at our pharmacy. By bringing your expired medications to Medlandia Pharmacy, you are removing the risk of accidental poisonings, potential abuse, recreational use, etc. resulting from keeping unused, unwanted and expired pharmaceuticals in the home and the environment.


  • All prescription drugs
  • Nonprescription medications
  • Athlete’s foot treatments
  • Vitamin and mineral supplements
  • Throat lozenges
  • Acne therapies

Not accepted

  • Antidandruff products and shampoos
  • Contact lens disinfectants
  • Cosmetics, antiperspirants, antiseptic or medicated skin care products
  • Sunburn protectants
  • Mouthwashes and toothpastes

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