Opioid Education & Resources

Safely Dispose of Unwanted Medications

NHRMC holds medication disposal events twice a year and is also one of New Hanover County's locations with permanent drop boxes for residents to safely dispose of their unwanted medications. FIND A DROP BOX

If you are prescribed a narcotic medication for pain relief, you may have questions about how to safely use this medication. Below are some resources to help answer some of your common questions about narcotic pain relief as well as some signs to be aware of when taking these medications. 

Educación y recursos para los pacientes