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My urine test came back with a measured result of 200 for

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my urine test came back with a measured result of 200 for barbituate as I use fioricet for migraine/tension HA. How high is this measure relative to what would be safe and healthy, i.e., is this eg. 5 times higher than usual or what can you tell me to
get a sense of how this relates to my health? ~Thank You.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Family Physician replied 1 year ago.
The levels of a drug in urine varies greatly from one person to another (and even from one test to another) based on the concentration of the urine.
If you are dehydrated, your urine will be very concentrated (with a high concentration of the drug), and if you have consumed a large amount of fluids, your urine (and the drug) will be very diluted.