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Will hair drug testing be positive from a one time use 2

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Will hair drug testing be positive for propofol from a one time use 2 months prior to drug test testing hair and if the hair is color treated every 6 weeks likely hood of coming positive
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Drug Testing
Expert:  wieyedoc replied 1 year ago.
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Hair testing for drugs looks back 90 days. The hair coloring will not mask the results.
So. To answer your question:
Yes. there is a very good chance your propofol use will show up.
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Expert:  Family Physician replied 1 year ago.
Propofol is NOT included in most hair tests - even if it were specifically included in the panel, a single use would almost certainly not cause a positive test. The hair tests depend on the overall concentration of the specimen. A single use of the drug would almost certainly not cause a level to be higher than the level of detection.

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