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i took a 10 mg pill of methadone on a fri. and took a drug

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i took a 10 mg pill of methadone on a fri. and took a drug test on the following thursday. this is the only time i have ever taken methadone. should i have passed or not
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Drug Testing
Expert:  Family Physician replied 5 years ago.
Methadone can be detected for UP TO 7 days in urine. The fact that you had a relatively low dose, and a single use, would potentially reduce this detection period slightly.

Depending on the concentration of the urine, you may pass the test. Unfortunately, the best I can tell you is MAYBE.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
how long should it take to get out of my system
Expert:  Family Physician replied 5 years ago.
Generally a urine test done more than 7 days after last use would be expected to be negative.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
is the test 20239n sap 9-20/2000 a300 a 5 panel or 10 panel. does it test for methadone
Expert:  Family Physician replied 5 years ago.
I don't know, you would have to check directly with the laboratory that is performing the test.
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