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Does Sulfamethoxazole cause false positive test result for Benzodiazepines?

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Dr. Alexander H. Sheppe

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Posted on Fri, 16 Sep 2016 in Drug Abuse
Question: Can “Sulfamethoxazole" make you test positive for a benzo
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Answered by Dr. Alexander H. Sheppe 5 minutes later
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Hello, and thanks for your question.

Modern urine drug screening is not susceptible to errors like this. Sulfamethoxazole will not cause a false positive on a modern urine drug test.

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