Attention Cambria County: Disposal of Unwanted, Unused & Expired Prescription Drugs

NEWS ALERT – For Immediate Release:

Cambria County Drug Coalition Partnering with Pharmacies across Cambria County

to disseminate Deterra Drug Deactivation System Bags

 

Cambria County, PA –BEGINNING ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3RD THROUGH WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10, 2020 (WHILE SUPPLIES LAST) RESIDENTS CAN REQUEST A FREE DETERRA DRUG DEACTIVATION POUCH AT THE DRIVE THROUGH WINDOW OF PARTICIPATING PHARMACIES ACROSS CAMBRIA COUNTY.  THERE IS NO COST INVOLVED IN TAKING THIS LIFE SAVING STEP. TO GET YOUR FREE DETERRA BAG, VISIT THE DRIVE THROUGH WINDOW OF PARTICIPATING PHARMACIES AND ASK THE PHARMACIST FOR YOUR TAKE HOME POUCH!

Deterra Drug Deactivation pouch is a safe, convenient, effective means to rid your home of unwanted, unused, and expired prescription drugs.  Powered by patented MAT12 Molecular Adsorption Technology, the environmentally friendly system has been proven to neutralize pills, liquids and patches.  Disposing of unwanted unused prescription medications found right in your own home is as simple as 1-2-3.

TO GET YOUR FREE DETERRA BAG, VISIT THE DRIVE THROUGH WINDOW OF PARTICIPATING PHARMACIES AND ASK THE PHARMACIST FOR YOUR TAKE HOME POUCH.

List of participating pharmacies:

Customer Name Contact Address Address2 City ST ZIP Phone
FOREST HILLS PHARMACY RON LATTANZIO 552 LOCUST ST.  (RT 869) P.O. BOX 306 SAINT MICHAEL, PA 15951 814-495-9437
FOWLER’S PHARMACY DENNIS FOWLER 317 BEAVER ST P.O. BOX 520 HASTINGS, PA 16646 814-247-9959
JAMES DRUG STORE DONALD  DELLA 601 SECOND ST CRESSON, PA 16630 814-886-2266
JAMES DRUG STORE NORTHERN CAMBRIA DONALD DELLA 2423 BETTS AVE BI-LO FOODS NORTHERN CAMBRIA, PA 15714 814-420-8551
JAMES DRUG STORE PORTAGE DONALD DELLA 3692 PORTAGE ST PORTAGE, PA 15946 814-713-8074
JOHNSTOWN PHARMACY, INC. BRIEN K. WARSHEL 339 WALNUT ST JOHNSTOWN, PA 15901 814-535-3203
MAINLINE PHARMACY GERALD MOSCHGAT 1207 SECOND ST CRESSON, PA 16630 814-886-5667
MAINLINE PHARMACY GERALD MOSCHGAT 3720 NEW GERMANY RD P.O. BOX 58 EBENSBURG, PA 15931 814-472-9390
MAINLINE PHARMACY GERALD MOSCHGAT 1049 SHOEMAKER ST NANTY GLO, PA 15943 814-419-6717
MAINLINE PHARMACY GERALD MOSCHGAT 619 MAIN STREET PORTAGE, PA 15946 814-736-4530
MARTELLA’S PHARMACY JACKIE MARTELLA 1932 WM PENN AVENUE JOHNSTOWN, PA 15909 814-322-1011
MARTELLA’S PHARMACY JACKIE MARTELLA 1079 FRANKLIN STREET JOHNSTOWN, PA 15905 814-535-1833
PATTON PHARMACY ROBERT MAHER 503 RAILROAD AVE, STE 2 P.O. BOX 45 PATTON, PA 16668 814-674-3693
SHARBAUGH’S DRUG STORE BARBARA SHARBAUGH 2073 PLANK ROAD P.O. BOX 563 CARROLLTOWN, PA 15722 814-344-9950
WESTMONT DRUG STORE MIKE OR DON 1741 GOUCHER STREET JOHNSTOWN, PA 15905 814-255-4101

 

Value Drug Company, Sherri O’Donald, Manager of Controlled Substance Compliance was eager to collaborate on this initiative.  She is quoted as saying, “anything we can do to help the community”.  With her involvement, all the Value Drug affiliated pharmacies in Cambria County are participating in supporting this life saving step as a means to reduce potential misuse and possible abuse of prescription medications.

Sponsored by the Cambria County Drug Coalition through funding made available by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency.