Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
169 Doctors are Online

Drugt test

I have to take a drugt test to be a correction officer, what kind of drug test do they do?
I have to take a drugt test to be a correction officer, what kind of drug test do they do?
Asked On : Mon, 14 Dec 2009
Answers:  1 Views:  559
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
  User's Response
This is my favorite site for drug testing, this will help you out: There are four types of urine tests, a hair test, a perspiration test, and a residue test. Before continuing, I must say that this text mainly applies to urinalysis. However, I try to cover methods for beating all drug tests. It would be helpful if people could somehow find out which test they are getting ahead of time. Though caution must be taken. Asking your boss whether you're getting an EMIT or GC/MS would imply that you know too much, or seem too curious. The law doesn't protect you from unjust hiring practices, and your boss to be may refuse you employment for any reason. If simply drinking a cup of water makes the boss feel uncomfortable, the verdict may be guilty before you even take the test. 2.1 Substances that are detectable: An assay can be developed for any drug using GC/MS. The table below indicates what can be dectected in screening tests. [TABLE] EMIT RIA HPLC Amphetamines Y Y Antidepressants Y . Barbituates Y Y Benzodiazepines Y Y Cannabinoids Y Y Carbamazepine Y . Cocaine Y . Ethanol Y . LSD . Y Methadone Y . Morphine . Y N-Acetylprocainamide Y . Opiates Y . PCP . Y Phenobarbital Y . Propoxyphene Y . Steroids . Y Y Theophylline Y . Y = detectable . = not detectable (blank) = unknown
Answered: Tue, 15 Dec 2009
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]

Related questions you may be interested in


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor