- Minnesota Pharmacy
Syringe/Needle Access Initiative
This brochure provides information about the Minnesota law that allows pharmacies to sell a limited number of sterile syringes to individuals without a prescription. The brochure may be downloaded for duplication purposes.
- How Do I Access Clean Syringes Without a Prescription? A List of Participating Pharmacies
- Safe Disposal Options for Needles and Syringes: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Attention: Non-MDH Link
- North American Syringe Exchange Network
The NASEN website contains information about syringe access and other resources. A database of current needle exchange sites is available by state. Attention: Non-MDH Link
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